Users Online Now:
GLP Poker Rooms
Donate To GLP
Back to Forum
Back to Thread
REPLY TO THREAD
GLP Experiment - Stop censoring threads/posts
Ms Sans Serif
In accordance with industry accepted best practices we ask that users limit their copy / paste of copyrighted material to the relevant portions of the article you wish to discuss and no more than 50% of the source material, provide a link back to the original article and provide your original comments / criticism in your post with the article.
[quote:Reece2076:MV84NDI0MzFfMTMwNjM5NDdfNUI0MEZFNzI=] [quote:Evil Twin] It's not an easy line to straddle. We try to allow people to express themselves as freely as possible without getting stigmatized as a "hate" site. We all want the site to appeal to as broad an audience as possible. I was just about to respond to your response to me but then I saw this. What is your opinion of Trinity's pinned thread about political correctness and hate? Because it seems like you also agree with a certain level of being politically correct and using tact; as I'm sure Trinity is since he is the one who makes the rules here about what people can and cannot post. I think that not being "politically correct" does not equate to hate. I think some tact is necessary in civilized society, but it goes too far when people feel like they can't express their disapproval of something. For instance, homosexuality turns my stomach at some levels. I think it's unnatural. But I don't hate gay people. I do hate that it's being pushed on us so hard that being gay is perfectly normal. For the record, I've never gotten any direct instruction from Trinity or anyone else on what to allow and what to not allow, other than no brainers like death threats and DMCA violations. We all use our own discretion and only hear about it if we're fucking up. [/quote] "I think that not being "politically correct" does not equate to hate." I agree. "I think some tact is necessary in civilized society" I agree. "but it goes too far when people feel like they can't express their disapproval of something." That's the part I don't get. I rarely get that feeling. I always say what I want to say. Last time I checked free speech was still constitutional and not against the law. I think some people hold their tongue because they want to be accepted and not looked down upon. That is their choice. Other people would not feel good about themselves if they did not express their true beliefs. These same people care more about how they feel about themselves than what others may think about them. "For instance, homosexuality turns my stomach at some levels. I think it's unnatural. But I don't hate gay people. I do hate that it's being pushed on us so hard that being gay is perfectly normal." I agree that there seems to be an agenda in hollywood to push homosexuality. Probably because many of the producers and others in the industry are gay. Though it's my personal belief being gay is natural since people are born that way. I just can't see why anyone in this society would choose to be gay. At the same time I'm probably a little homophobic since I would prefer that my kids not turn out that way. If they did I would be very very disappointed, but I would still love them because they are my kids. As far as gay people are concerned I could care less what they do in their personal lives. As long as they don't try to push their gayness on me. [/quote]
Let's try for a week to not censor any posts or threads, except for spam advertisement. Let anybody say what they want about race, religion, sex including sexual orientation, religion, even allow the personal attacks that include members names.
According to the poll here
link to www.godlikeproductions.com
] 90% of Glpers are tired of having to be tolerant (politically correct), and told what they can and cannot say. 90% of people think they should never have to use tact, and should just say whatever's on their mind. After a week we'll see whether using tact or hate will be the downfall of the GLP community.
My hypothesis is that this forum will devolve into a place where people take out their personal frustrations on demographic groups in which they don't belong to. The level of intelligent posts and threads will decrease significantly as will the site traffic.
The results will be judged by the increase or decrease in amount of traffic here. You could also measure the results by how many active members stop coming here. Furthermore you can see how many more complaints the mods receive about other members.
Pictures (click to insert)
Big Round Smilies
Aliens and Space
Friendship & Love
Misc Small Smilies
View All Categories
Next Page >>
Top Private Prison Firm Tries to Prevent Public Disclosure of Documents Exposing Prison Operations
‘Mind-Controlled Nanobots Could Release Drugs Inside Your Brain’
Secret Cameras Have Been Warrantlessly Recording an Entire City’s Every Move from Above
A Third of Americans “Will Have Only One Choice” on Their Obamacare Plan Next Year
Nikola Tesla Patented the First Drone and Believed it Could Bring World Peace
COMING MASS DECEPTION? ‘Second Earth’ Could Be Home To Aliens
Military Drills Underway in Boston
Australians Embracing Microchip Implants For Convenience and Security
Ayatollah Claims Mahdi Is Coming Back In Spaceship
Total Solar Eclipse Coming August 21, 2017
Soros Got Hacked. Can You Guess What We Found?
Yes, US Government Propaganda Use Against American Citizens Is Officially Legal Now
The Federal Reserve Just Made a Facebook Page … And It’s Getting Destroyed by Trolls
WHO Manual Directing "Authorities" on How to Respond to Vaccine Deniers in PUblic
Fugitive 'Facebook founder' says he's alive and well but 'running for his life' from CIA
New Gun Control Idea: Take Guns from Senior Citizens
10 Things We Know About The Mock Human Sacrifice That Was Just Conducted At CERN
More About a U.S.-and-Allied Hoax Against Assad
Illuminati Use Classic Slave-Making Methods
Squid Teeth Could One Day Help Repair Your Ripped Clothing
A New Type Of Brain Scan Shows Where Genes Are Being Turned Off
Saturn's Moon Titan Has Deep Canyons Flooded With Liquid
A Tiny Part Of Your Suntan Is Intergalactic
Two Muslims Shot On Street In Queens - Trump IMMEDIATELY Blamed
China is developing a hypersonic jet
Disclaimer / Copyright Info
with questions or comments about this site.
"Godlike Productions" & "GLP" are registered trademarks of Zero Point Ltd. Godlike™
Website Design Copyright © 1999 - 2015 Godlikeproductions.com
Page generated in 0.017s (6 queries)