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Old Jan 9, 2009, 2:02pm   #36
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IIRC that wasn't the mods, it was a bunch of normal members getting their knickers in a twist and trying to babysit Grey.
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Old Jan 9, 2009, 2:12pm   #37
 
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When have they claimed everyone is equal?
For a start, take a look at the sites guidelines. I dont see any indications that state certain members may be excluded from certain clauses on the discretion of the mods or admin

Ive discussed this issue on threads and by PM with a variety of mods, until someone finally had the decency to start telling the truth, triggered by the Grey1 incident a recurring argument made in most of those exchanges was that members where treated equally and fairly.

We now know thats not the case. Perhaps its time that the sites guidelines where updated to explicitly state that certain members are more equal than others, and that potential members WILL be subject to underhanded marketing tactics by certain members selected at the moderators and admins discretion. I understand the commercial arguments that if you have a site then its yours to abuse as you see fit, but as you can see, Im not the only person whose spotted whats going on
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Old Jan 9, 2009, 2:20pm   #38
 
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ah yes, like Grey1, the guy with a website, selling courses, indicators and signals whose ... wait for it... "not really a vendor" but might or might not have a vendor tag applied "soon"

I have no wish to see FX's thread killed, I'd much rather see an end to the blatent hypocrisy that exists concerning vendors. The issue isnt if someone is a vendor or not, the issue is, are they a good vendor, or a bad vendor !
I think its more a case of, do the person(s) bring something constructive to T2W or not. In the case of FX Scalper I think the answer is yes . Therefore it is in T2W's interest to keep him here and not alienate him.
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Old Jan 9, 2009, 2:21pm   #39
 
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and with the best will the world fx is hardly a smooth talking salesman
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Old Jan 9, 2009, 2:23pm   #40
 
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I think its more a case of, do the person(s) bring something constructive to T2W or not. In the case of FX Scalper I think the answer is yes . Therefore it is in T2W's interest to keep him here and not alienate him.
that's about on the nail, ross, except it's the members interests we keep in mind, not T2W per se.

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Old Jan 9, 2009, 2:25pm   #41
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Can we all keep our toys in our prams?

It's a bloody internet forum - it's free for us, a commercial enterprise for someone else, and entertaining / informative / irritating in equal proportions.

No-one has the right to be treated as anyone else, and why should they? So it doesn't say that you might get dumped for doing something that has been allowed before (or vice versa) - so what??!! As far as I see it, we each have absolutely no entitlements or rights whatsoever; I don't pay a penny to use the services, so it is frankly absurd that I should expect any rights or obligations from the providers of this - voluntary - internet community.

Those who are longstanding members and who make valuable contributions should be given preferential treatment to those who don't - a meritocracy.
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Old Jan 9, 2009, 2:48pm   #42
 
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that's about on the nail, ross, except it's the members interests we keep in mind, not T2W per se.
I cannot see how you can possibly achieve that given the members interests are often conflictory.

Look its perfectly acceptable to admit that T2W is a business, we have no rights whatsoever to expect that anyone should act in anyone's interest, in fact, I'd expect T2W to act in its own best interests on every possible occassion.

This is simply a matter of a few people pointing out the hypocrisy of a situation. Of course its in T2W's interest that this thread continues, just as its in their best interests that some scammer waffling on about a horizontal line keeps posting 24/7.

My apologies to FX for interupting his thread, I'm happy for all off topic posts to be deleted. If the mods and admin would actually allow a sensible debate regarding vendors, without throwing their toys out of the pram due to emberassment caused by their past actions, threads wouldnt get interrupted by people pointing out the bleedin obvious i.e why is this guy allowed to do X when member Z's thread was deleted ?
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