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Please flag the spam !

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  • LasmartchikaLasmartchika Posts: 3,382Member Member Posts: 3,382Member Member
    You would think all the trigger happy flaggers would take the opportunity to flag all the spam.
  • queenliz99queenliz99 Posts: 15,358Member Member Posts: 15,358Member Member
    You would think all the trigger happy flaggers would take the opportunity to flag all the spam.

    Ya, go figure :D
  • concordanciaconcordancia Posts: 4,901Member Member Posts: 4,901Member Member
    You would think all the trigger happy flaggers would take the opportunity to flag all the spam.

    They are the new trolls, they never meant to be helpful.

    I did not know the five flag rule (and I am a little scared of it due to the trigger happy flaggers), so I usually ignore the obvious spam titles, but will now help clear them.

  • tiptoethruthetulipstiptoethruthetulips Posts: 2,981Member, Greeter, Premium Member Posts: 2,981Member, Greeter, Premium Member
  • Sued0nimSued0nim Posts: 17,504Member Member Posts: 17,504Member Member
    frickin' stupid system - but I still do it

    seriously it's not difficult to put spam blockers in place *bangs head against brick wall*
  • sheepotatosheepotato Posts: 600Member Member Posts: 600Member Member
    We should be able to flag spammer's profile, I must have flagged 5 posts from the same person just now.
  • tiptoethruthetulipstiptoethruthetulips Posts: 2,981Member, Greeter, Premium Member Posts: 2,981Member, Greeter, Premium Member
  • concordanciaconcordancia Posts: 4,901Member Member Posts: 4,901Member Member
    sheepotato wrote: »
    We should be able to flag spammer's profile, I must have flagged 5 posts from the same person just now.

    I was wondering if flagging the spam in anyway helped identify the spammers? How the F did they get that many posts in so fast, anyway?!?!
  • blankiefinderblankiefinder Posts: 3,599Member Member Posts: 3,599Member Member
    sheepotato wrote: »
    We should be able to flag spammer's profile, I must have flagged 5 posts from the same person just now.

    I was wondering if flagging the spam in anyway helped identify the spammers? How the F did they get that many posts in so fast, anyway?!?!

    Auto bots? They sure are persistent tonight, and hitting a variety of boards not just one.
  • 2essie2essie Posts: 2,602Member Member Posts: 2,602Member Member
    As someone else said, I love being the 5th one and watching it disappear into the ethos. So gratifying.
  • dbmatadbmata Posts: 12,993Member Member Posts: 12,993Member Member
    Interesting. Something about how the OP added the picture makes their post impossible to flag.

    Spambot makers will be quick to find and exploit that bug.
  • MargaretSobersMargaretSobers Posts: 167Member Member Posts: 167Member Member
    I like this option. I will also contribute in removing spam from this forum.
  • tiptoethruthetulipstiptoethruthetulips Posts: 2,981Member, Greeter, Premium Member Posts: 2,981Member, Greeter, Premium Member
  • elphie754elphie754 Posts: 7,548Member Member Posts: 7,548Member Member
    I feel like the spam is computer generated and not someone typing it out. I've skimmed a few before and it seem to just be random words thrown together.
  • tiptoethruthetulipstiptoethruthetulips Posts: 2,981Member, Greeter, Premium Member Posts: 2,981Member, Greeter, Premium Member
  • GingerbreadCandyGingerbreadCandy Posts: 457Member Member Posts: 457Member Member
    I just happened to be the fifth flagger. I agree with those saying that it is extremely satisfying. :smiley:
  • snowflake954snowflake954 Posts: 3,989Member Member Posts: 3,989Member Member
    One morning a couple of weeks ago I got on and was the 5th flagger on 10 spam posts. I zapped 10 of them and "poof" they were gone---what satisfaction! I always flag the spammers, and must admit I go "hunting" some days. I would like to mention that I have NEVER flagged a normal post, or responses that I don't like. Everyone has a right to their opinion, and I don't feel right flagging others--even though it's so tempting sometimes. B)
  • pineapple_jojopineapple_jojo Posts: 436Member Member Posts: 436Member Member
    Ooo I did not know about this feature!! Thanks for the tip!!
  • diannethegeekdiannethegeek Posts: 14,733Member Member Posts: 14,733Member Member
    I just happened to be the fifth flagger. I agree with those saying that it is extremely satisfying. :smiley:

    It is super satisfying to be the 5th flagger. I always find being the fourth flagger frustrating, though, especially when I'm on during the off hours when I don't know if anyone else is flagging the spam or not. So close, but not quite deleted.

  • snowflake954snowflake954 Posts: 3,989Member Member Posts: 3,989Member Member
    Being the 5th flagger gives me satisfaction, but I still flag--1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th whatever I find. I know someone else will hit 5 and that makes me happy. I just want the spam gone. >:)
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