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by Redheadedtwit
Mon Sep 11, 2017 9:49 am
Forum: Administrivia
Topic: A "thank you" for recent changes to mod posts
Replies: 1
Views: 3040

Re: A "thank you" for recent changes to mod posts

I find this helpful as well. Thank you!!
by Redheadedtwit
Wed Aug 02, 2017 4:40 pm
Forum: Our Harassment Policy
Topic: This forum [Content Warning]
Replies: 24
Views: 31174

Re: This forum [Content Warning]

oh dear. sending Jedi Hugs to those affected. Seconding thoughts that Chattanooga did nothing wrong and didn't deserve the lashing they received.
by Redheadedtwit
Tue Jul 25, 2017 9:10 am
Forum: Our Harassment Policy
Topic: This forum [Content Warning]
Replies: 24
Views: 31174

Re: This forum

This makes me sad but looking back at the thread I understand the actions the mods have taken. The drastic switch in the tone of the thread is alarming.
I hope littlebluedove is ok. Sending Jedi Hugs to anyone that needs them, so I guess I'll give myself a lil hug too.
by Redheadedtwit
Wed May 25, 2016 9:41 am
Forum: Administrivia
Topic: Trigger warnings: a how to guide
Replies: 35
Views: 52465

Re: Trigger warnings: a how to guide

+100 to Moonchild for excellent Buffy reference.
by Redheadedtwit
Thu Dec 10, 2015 10:14 am
Forum: Administrivia
Topic: I LOVE THE MODS
Replies: 15
Views: 16811

Re: I LOVE THE MODS

Yes! Thank you mods for keeping this a safe space and being so incredibly patient while folks learn the ropes.
by Redheadedtwit
Thu Oct 22, 2015 4:37 pm
Forum: Administrivia
Topic: Fat acceptance vs. rules
Replies: 7
Views: 8443

Re: Fat acceptance vs. rules

Sullie, now that I think about it, I bet ideas around weight started a lot earlier. Before even middle school I can remember seeing my mother naked or in her underwear thinking that she was gross& wobbly and fat. I doubt I came to that conclusion on my own.
by Redheadedtwit
Thu Oct 22, 2015 2:10 pm
Forum: Administrivia
Topic: Fat acceptance vs. rules
Replies: 7
Views: 8443

Re: Fat acceptance vs. rules

I think some of it surrounds how folks attach meaning to numbers and how numbers can very quickly lead to judgement and spirals into the black hole that is internet arguments. If person A says, "oh dear! I am so overweight! Woe is me I am X lbs over my ideal weight*!" person B could easily become of...
by Redheadedtwit
Mon Aug 17, 2015 4:02 pm
Forum: Administrivia
Topic: Heads up! Abusive user
Replies: 31
Views: 54440

Re: Heads up! Abusive user

I remember these threads and being a bit frightened by the anger and scorn the user showed towards those trying to help. Thanks for making this little corner of the internet safe for us Mods.
by Redheadedtwit
Fri Dec 19, 2014 1:26 pm
Forum: Suggestion Box
Topic: Ranting and venting?
Replies: 16
Views: 18934

Re: Ranting and venting?

I generally use Minor Annoyances for this purpose, but I think you have a good point that it isn't really appropriate for venting about things that are more serious issues.