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Old 08-21-2018, 01:36 PM   #61
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Maybe we should offer up extra stars in return for...

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A stint on the site team


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Old 08-21-2018, 01:38 PM   #62
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A stint on the site team
Geeze, NOW you offer it.
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Old 08-21-2018, 01:42 PM   #63
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Geeze, NOW you offer it.
Maybe we need a star exchange program... I would give up 2 stars for rewahoos voice on my answering machine. Desired message: Please leave a message after the beep... and stay off my lawn.
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Old 08-21-2018, 01:59 PM   #64
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The number of stars one has is an iconic reflection of the degree of existential interdimensionally applied to the human condition using a mathematical formulation that is asymmetrically bi-correlated to the inverse of the utility of said collaborations.
I totally want to steal that phrase!! That is the answer for any question that can ever be asked. Now we know the answer to 'what is the meaning of life!!!

The <question subject> is an iconic reflection of the degree of existential interdimensionally applied to the human condition using a mathematical formulation that is asymmetrically bi-correlated to the inverse of the utility of said collaborations.
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I think W2R deserves her own Galaxy with over 40k posts.
Oh wow, I have a fan club!

Thank you, I completely agree, an entire Galaxy or perhaps dozens....

But REWahoo has posted over 44K posts so he gets at least one more than that.
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Old 08-21-2018, 05:37 PM   #67
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Darn! Look what happens when I have Internet access, compared to the previous 2 months when I was in the boondocks in Alaska.
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Darn! Look what happens when I have Internet access, compared to the previous 2 months when I was in the boondocks in Alaska.
19,000 + more posts and you catch up to REWahoo and W2R!
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Old 08-22-2018, 10:02 AM   #69
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Easier said than done. I post, but they also post. We need to get them to a place without Internet access, like the Alaskan boondocks.

And then, with my posting rate as you showed above, at 65/week, it will take me 292 weeks or almost 6 years.

Oh, it does not matter anyway. They do not get more stars than I do. When you max out, there's no more reward.
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And then, with my posting rate as you showed above, at 65/week, it will take me 292 weeks or almost 6 years.
Perhaps, following the current PC trend, you should simply self identify as someone with an infinite number of posts........(and, refuse to let the riffraff use your washroom).
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Easier said than done. I post, but they also post. We need to get them to a place without Internet access, like the Alaskan boondocks.

And then, with my posting rate as you showed above, at 65/week, it will take me 292 weeks or almost 6 years.

Oh, it does not matter anyway. They do not get more stars than I do. When you max out, there's no more reward.
6 years isn't a long time. Get going and post one liners like REWahoo does. Maybe double your posting rate? Stay up into the wee hours of the morning posting?
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Now that I have 5*, my goal is to get "moderator emeritus. It's kind of like CEO of early-retirement.org. I will sit in my private office on the 60th floor and decide who is offensive and who is causing trouble. The good posters will get a free star for every 25 compliments they give me. Goals are important, even if one is FIRE.
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Old 08-22-2018, 11:12 AM   #74
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Now that I have 5*, my goal is to get "moderator emeritus. It's kind of like CEO of early-retirement.org. I will sit in my private office on the 60th floor and decide who is offensive and who is causing trouble. The good posters will get a free star for every 25 compliments they give me. Goals are important, even if one is FIRE.
You are very nice. I like your posts. wow 23 more to go.....sigh
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Now that I have 5*, my goal is to get "moderator emeritus. It's kind of like CEO of early-retirement.org. I will sit in my private office on the 60th floor and decide who is offensive and who is causing trouble. The good posters will get a free star for every 25 compliments they give me. Goals are important, even if one is FIRE.
To get "moderator emeritus, you first have to serve as a moderator, then retire. I know you can do it!

Just PM a Mod and they will get you an interview and the fee schedule!
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You are very nice. I like your posts. wow 23 more to go.....sigh
Feel free to give more detail .
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To get "moderator emeritus, you first have to serve as a moderator, then retire. I know you can do it!

Just PM a Mod and they will get you an interview and the fee schedule!
I could never afford to pay the fees to become a moderator. Sigh.
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I could never afford to pay the fees to become a moderator. Sigh.
Actually, it's not as bad as you might think.

Only 1.5% of AUM for me, and they told me that's very competitive.
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I also posted to see how many stars I had.
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Well, I feel us six stars people have been put upon...We all have over 1000 and I have over 2000 posts and we only have one more star then someone with 500 posts?


Target2019 has over 4000 posts.....

This is patently unfair and needs to be remedied ASAP...what's the point of endless posts if we are not rewarded?

Knowledge sharing is not rewarding?
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