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25 Feb 2005

CS as a Beared Lady
CS what a disappointment you are today. I’ve been following the hysterical chat-supporter vs. the anti-clique argument for some time now with varying degrees of amusement (I must add that I am anti the clique). CS you and Health24 have lost control of this site and it appears to be dominated by a few regulars who pretty much do as they please.

I’ve also read the CS’s very impressive resume - and today I am disappointed to see that the double-standards he employs. The posting referred to Sick & Tired (i.e., re Cute and IT Girl chatting) and CS’s petulant and childish response to Sick & Tired’s valid point clearly shows there are two standards.

CS, you have lost control of the forum and you contradict yourself in the rules you make and then unmake. As a result, this forum is a circus, complete with clowns. How sad to see a man of your stature reduced to that of a bearded-lady at the local circus.

That makes a mockery of this site so I will leave, probably to the relief of the clique and other towering intellectuals that run this place. This forum isn’t worth it anymore and to think I once admired your balance, sense of fairness and wisdom.

CS, you are a wonderful wit and extremely clever with words so I have no doubt that you will write a scathing and amusing-to-the-clique riposte. I’m glad I won’t be around to read it.

As you so maturely wrote: CLICK.
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CyberShrink

01 Jan 0001

Val, leave if you wish, Nobody here will miss you. Don't catch your fingers in the door as you slam it.
You seem to have a vastly over-rated opinion of yourself and your own importance, in some ways, and yet this persistent idea of being a cast-aside outsider. Considering the way in which you guys like to post under a host of different nicknames so as to pretend to be many people, I suspect that we'll see a welcome drop in waspish, mean-spirited and sour postings, and the tiniest possible drop in actual visitors / readers.
The only person round here being petulant and childish is you / Sick & Tired. I don't recognize or write for, any clique, nor do I write to satisfy any specific identifiable audience. Success over many years, the this site's impressive satistics, suggests we have managed to satisfy very many people for longer than any other health site in the entire internet.
It's very clear that your definition of "balanced, fair and wise" requires that one should always agree with you, whichever nickname you are using at the time. I am proud not to meet that qualification.
When you're feeling better, and less petulant, feel free to return to the Forum at any time, so long as you can control your excessively large mean and paranoid streak ( I can't recall you having made a positive contribution to any discussion so long as you've been round, sadly ) and start trying to be positive. If you can manage that, we'd be pleased to see you back.
Till then,
Clique
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