Date: Wed, 14 Jan 2009 11:11:39 -0600
Reply-To: Stacy Schneider <vwcrewman@GMAIL.COM>
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From: Stacy Schneider <vwcrewman@GMAIL.COM>
Subject: Re: Vanagon List Moderator
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I'll take 2nd position as moderator. I am on the list every day and
would love to be drunk with power.
On Wed, Jan 14, 2009 at 11:04 AM, Mike Miller <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> Yeah I think we need a moderator.
> Some thoughts though.
> There should be a backup moderator in case the first person is on vacation,
> sick, busy.
> Make the rules like soccer, flexible in punishment. Warning for a
> thread/comment that's getting out of line. Formal warning for a more
> transgression. Red card [You're banned from the list for some time
> permanently] for really seriously bad posts or ignoring the warning.
> And like soccer the referee, moderator is always right, by definition.
> Van content is allowed but can we semi define what's allowed that's not van
> For example, births, deaths, serious illnesses?
> No profanity. I swear but it's situational. I don't do it around strangers,
> my children, and people I know that don't like it.
> On the van list two of these three criteria are met so I don't think any
> profanity or off color comments or humor are appropriate.
> Ben's fine by me. He [and I] have transgressed occasionally but when he's
> his professional mode [Real Estate and making money generally] he doesn't
> behave in other than a professional manner. He would most likely bring that
> Mike Miller
> Occasional transgressor from Marin
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