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      Abbreviated rules   07/28/2017

      Underdawg did an excellent job of explaining the rules.  Here's the simplified version: Don't insinuate Pedo.  Warning and or timeout for a first offense.  PermaFlick for any subsequent offenses Don't out members.  See above for penalties.  Caveat:  if you have ever used your own real name or personal information here on the forums since, like, ever - it doesn't count and you are fair game. If you see spam posts, report it to the mods.  We do not hang out in every thread 24/7 If you see any of the above, report it to the mods by hitting the Report button in the offending post.   We do not take action for foul language, off-subject content, or abusive behavior unless it escalates to persistent stalking.  There may be times that we might warn someone or flick someone for something particularly egregious.  There is no standard, we will know it when we see it.  If you continually report things that do not fall into rules #1 or 2 above, you may very well get a timeout yourself for annoying the Mods with repeated whining.  Use your best judgement. Warnings, timeouts, suspensions and flicks are arbitrary and capricious.  Deal with it.  Welcome to anarchy.   If you are a newbie, there are unwritten rules to adhere to.  They will be explained to you soon enough.  

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  1. Hug your teenager

    Thanks for the prompt. Hugged one of my blokes today, the other one is not nearby unfortunately. Shed a tear or two as well. My thoughts to you LB and those close.
  2. Show your boat sailing thread

    My Mosquito catamaran, absolute blast once you pop the kite for the downwind sleigh ride..... Thanks to Julie, photog, for the pic and she does great work here in Oz.
  3. Best Rock Song Intros

    This sort of thing takes you down a rabbit hole. Try Talking Heads...Born Under Punches....the bass line from Weymouth....
  4. Yacht Racing Insurance in Australia - WTF???

    Tried Nautilus? They have a partnership? With Yachting Australia.
  5. Where to dinghy sail off-season?

    Hey, We sail year round here..... If you turned up at our club we could put you in a boat every Sunday. Sailing school in the morning, racing in the afternoon. Dinghies, skiffs, moths. OK through our winter every 4th Sunday or so..... But it is spring now and almost summer. Book your ticket to Brisbane and come down to Manly and say hello. Darling Point Sailing Squadron. http://websites.sportstg.com/assoc_page.cgi?assoc=10477&pID=1 There you go....
  6. Watching that link Mark gave for the Miami radar. I then went to the Melbourne FL radar. Mathew appears to be tracking straight towards Melb / Canaveral. LINKY.... http://radar.weather.gov/radar_lite.php?rid=mlb&product=NCR&loop=yes
  7. Mocking Ads on Craigslist

    The sales line on ebay.... “ONE OF A KIND--THIS IS A WELL SORTED OUT CLASSIC LOOK CENTRE-COCKPIT KETCH WITH ALMOST ZERO SAILING ” Could you actually sail it?
  8. Mocking Ads on Craigslist

    Never noticed the wire winch, probably retina overload. Now I'm looking. What is in the briefcase strapped to the roof of the dodger?
  9. Mocking Ads on Craigslist

    Oh no apology required. Was just pointing out it has been mocked and it is up for mocking again.... Serial candidate perhaps...?
  10. Mocking Ads on Craigslist

    Oh and it qualifies for the dodger thread too........
  11. Mocking Ads on Craigslist

    Hey, He has had that thing for sale for awhile. I posted it way back. It was up on the Brisbane River maybe opposite the Botanic Gardens. You should see the extra 'keels' that it stands on,,,,, If he actually cleared all the crap out it 'maybe' alright.
  12. A Rule 19 and/or 20 question - from the Jobson Debacle

    You lot are still going.....???? Man.....I am just glad I do not sail anywhere near a number of the posters in this thread......
  13. Barts Bash 2016

    Put post in sailing anarchy forum. http://forums.sailinganarchy.com/index.php?showtopic=176797
  14. Barts Bash 2016

    Hey this is on. http://www.bartsbash.com/ 17th and 18th September. Get your boat out, find a club, go sail........ 4,100 already registered around the globe. Front page.....??.....shouldn't this be there....?????
  15. International 14 Worlds - Carnac, France

    Go the aussies.....