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Discussion in 'Questions, Problems, & Feedback' started by Weebs, Nov 30, 2009.

  1. Weebs

    Weebs Clackamas County Member

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    I'm getting pretty tired of people pissing and moaning about the negative aspects of the site so I figured I'd take a moment to point out the positive aspects.

    1: It's FREE
    2: You are given an EQUAL opportunity to sell your firearms as everyone else (you don't have to sit here and bump your add every 30 seconds to keep up with the jobless person who is trying to get a quick buck)
    3: There are clearcut unambiguous standards to adhere to. No guess work. If you get a warning or infraction it is 100% your fault.
    4: Active non-stagnant community.
    5: Passionate staff. Problems are addressed in a timely manner.
    6: Continually growing community.
    7: Joey brings the best looking booth workers to the shows.
    8: ...

    Feel free to add to this list with ANYTHING positive. In the spirit of Thanksgiving lets looks at what this site really gives us instead of what our own selfish wants makes us feel we're being slighted. :thumbup:
     
  2. .45's and .38's

    .45's and .38's Happy Valley OR Well-Known Member

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    nice!!!!
     
  3. eldbillbo

    eldbillbo clackamas New world samurai and a redneck none the less Bronze Supporter

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    and there is free :eatpop:


    Great post!

    I totally agree with you weebs this is a great sight i have been a regular on a couple older sights since 1989 and i spend most of my online time on this one cause it has everything else the others have and its local .

    i just don't see the point in complaining about this sight there are more important bigger issues that time and energy can be spent on.

    some helpful input is one thing and the board has be open to that
     
  4. MarkSBG

    MarkSBG Beaverton Oregon Well-Known Member

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    8. Expert members willing to give good advice.
     
  5. Cougfan2

    Cougfan2 Hillsboro, OR Well-Known Member

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    Deals and Trades I wouldn't have found anywhere else.

    Oh, yeah. Turned me on to Mother Maybel's yummy burgers. :thumbup:
     
  6. coctailer

    coctailer Portland, OR/Hastings, MI/Vancouver,WA I run with scissors.

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    I have met awesome people on this site. Met several people that I now call "Friend"

    Edited, because I am mentally challenged.
     
  7. Cougfan2

    Cougfan2 Hillsboro, OR Well-Known Member

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    So just how many people have you MADE on this sight Cocktailer? :laugh:
     
  8. coctailer

    coctailer Portland, OR/Hastings, MI/Vancouver,WA I run with scissors.

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    Yikers!!!
    Don't tell my wife.:laugh::laugh::laugh:
     
  9. Trlsmn

    Trlsmn In Utero (Portland) Well-Known Member

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    We also have to address the "cons"

    Cons

    1. There are no cons as cons cannot own firearms!
     
  10. Cougfan2

    Cougfan2 Hillsboro, OR Well-Known Member

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    You're secrets safe with me. Just drop a Springfield M1A on my front porch in an unmarked cardboard case. :)
     
  11. PhysicsGuy

    PhysicsGuy Corvallis, OR Resident Science Nut

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    :eek:

    Why thank you Rob!
     
  12. DALE

    DALE Boring, Oregon Member

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    This site acts like a sponge for the free time, I didn't know I had. The steady increase in forum membership is an indicator that others also enjoy the service it provides.

    I believe in supporting things I enjoy and would like to invite others to consider becoming supporting members. A big THANK YOU to the mods and Joey for their efforts!

    Cheers!
     
  13. Weebs

    Weebs Clackamas County Member

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    doh! I forgot that you've worked a show. He's asked me to help out so I was talking about myself!
     
  14. PhysicsGuy

    PhysicsGuy Corvallis, OR Resident Science Nut

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    Yeah but IIRC, you never did work at the booth :D
     
  15. Weebs

    Weebs Clackamas County Member

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    I've stopped by and had you guys hold my stuff while I continue shopping! That has to count for something right?
     
  16. Trlsmn

    Trlsmn In Utero (Portland) Well-Known Member

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    What kind of pros are you referring too?
     
  17. JennyC

    JennyC Portland, Oregon Member

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    * Everyone is very friendly on here.

    * I have met a ton of great people from this site.

    * I enjoy reading every ones posts as I see people being very respectful of each other, and enjoy learning from others on here.

    * I truly appreciate all of the help Joey, and all of the other mods do to make this site what it is today :D
     
  18. komodo_dragon

    komodo_dragon Enumclaw New Member

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    An absolute ton of interesting information about numerous topics. Plus an occasional bit of humor. ;)


    Great site.
     
  19. kenr74

    kenr74 Oregon Active Member

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    I think it is a big PRO that you can post a thread threatening to leave the site and not get an automatic ejection. Not all sites are so open minded.
     
  20. ZeroRing

    ZeroRing 26th District, WA Active Member

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    Thank YOU for your support as well!! I'd too would like to see more folks stepping up with even a small contribution to help keep the lights on. :thumbup: