By Claude 8 Comments
How do you feel about internet communities?
A: I wish the internet would go the way of the Dodo.
B: I think they're silly and probably a waste of time.
# C: They can bring people of shared interest together.
Do you like video games?
A: I don't know, let me ask Jack Thompson.
B: If you don't take them too seriously, sure.
# C: Love them, video games are my favorite hobby.
Hypothetically speaking, if you saw how moderation handled a certain hypothetical situation with two individuals what would you do?
A: I wish it would have been handled better.
B: I would be disappointed.
C: I would grin and bear it.
# D: All of the above.
Given your answer above, can you be more specific?
Hypothetically speaking, if I had a problem with two members of a forum, I would have started a dialog with the individuals separately. I would be forthcoming in a professional as possible manner in what I thought was needed to resolve the situation. If we came to an impasse, appropriate actions would then be taken on an individual basis.
If you were to leave Giant Bomb how would you do it?
A: Write my manifesto and name the individuals that I have a grievance with.
B: Start a PM to say my goodbyes.
# C: You don't leave Giant Bomb, Giant Bomb leaves you.
Are you making fun of individuals with the answers above?
No, that just seems like the way to do it, plus, the answers seem different from the realities that have taken place.
Have you been or are you thinking of becoming a member of Giant Bomb?
A: Just lurking thank you.
# C: Yes, I have been a member of Giant Bomb since the beta days and the site launch.
If you are a member of Giant Bomb, what joy do you get from being part of this video game community?
Meeting interesting people from around the world, discussing and reading about video games, life in general and living in the moment, good or bad.
Thank you for your time. We will get back to you. Do you wish to add anything?
Goodbye Oldschool, I'm sorry you were banned. I enjoyed the internet time we shared together on Giant Bomb. Did I agree with everything you said? No. Did I enjoy a lot of your blogs and posts? Yes. I'll remember the good times. Here's your blog. http://oldschooledgamer.blogspot.com/