I want to apologize
This is a discussion on I want to apologize within the Off Topic & Humor Discussion forums, part of the The Back Porch category; It seems like my last couple of threads were not appropriate. After reading some of the responses I realized just how much of a faux ...
January 5th, 2008 02:31 PM
I want to apologize
It seems like my last couple of threads were not appropriate. After reading some of the responses I realized just how much of a faux pas they were.
I want to apologize if anyone felt my actions were unworthy of this forum. I will try to think through the questions better.
January 5th, 2008 04:54 PM
Don't be too hard on yourself. I think we've all said (or typed) something we didn't mean to. Besides, the pepper spray story more than made up for it.
January 5th, 2008 05:02 PM
I feel your pain...made an error or two in my responses also...hey, move on and let it go...
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January 5th, 2008 05:03 PM
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January 5th, 2008 05:12 PM
Steve, it is something most folks do or have done at some time or another - many people would not bother to apologize either!
What is needed is a final appraisal of any material before posting - viewing it with regard to forum rules and also sometimes worth considering/imagining the direction a subject might take.
Not always easy - but it's probably a case of ''if in doubt - don't"
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January 5th, 2008 09:48 PM
Steve, as said above, some of us have put foot in mouth on more than one occasion, without meaning to. All that usually happens is three Mods show up dressed in black, wearing hoods and spray paint your cat. It was nice of you to apologize though; I will try to do more often!
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January 5th, 2008 09:59 PM
Whew. I thought they were going to show up with pepper spray and a shower door.
Originally Posted by swiftyjuan
January 5th, 2008 10:00 PM
January 5th, 2008 11:01 PM
You, as I have seen---this is just one fun ongoing learning experience!! Head up and onward we go.
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January 6th, 2008 05:12 AM
January 6th, 2008 09:52 AM
No problems from me.
One of the tough things to be mindful of regarding chat rooms, email, forums, etc is that one's communication can be misunderstood/misinterpreted. With a normal voice conversation we use facial expression, gestures, word inflections, pauses, volume, etc. to express our story.........quite a bit different in typing out stuff and sometimes discussion is hampered because of it.
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