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post #11 of 27 Old 10-27-2011, 04:32 PM
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Originally Posted by Golden Horse View Post

does that mean you don't like me
But I LIKED you!

I'm not arguing with you, I'm just explaining why I'm right.

Nothing sucks more than that moment during an argument when you realize you're wrong.

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post #12 of 27 Old 10-27-2011, 04:39 PM
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This is getting a little Junior High now!
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post #13 of 27 Old 10-27-2011, 04:44 PM
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My likes given/received are almost even. If I really like something, whether it be a well informed answer, or a funny way to look at things- i'll like it.
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post #14 of 27 Old 10-27-2011, 04:56 PM
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Originally Posted by mls View Post
Courtney - do not click on the Facebook icon! This is the like that appears on the bottom right of the posts. Simply the word Like.
OOOOOOOH. Durr....
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post #15 of 27 Old 10-27-2011, 05:16 PM Thread Starter
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Originally Posted by Courtney View Post
OOOOOOOH. Durr....
Oh don't worry THAT like is way overused anyways...LOL
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post #16 of 27 Old 10-27-2011, 06:33 PM
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The like would depend on the thread.

-In a topic a bit more serious and on topic, a post that has been well constructed with good advice will get the "like".

-Maybe someone has already answered the posters question in a better way then I could.

-Someone gave a clever remark that I thought was funny, in a fun thread.

Really, there is no system to what I will "like" since (most) threads vary in content.

For likes recieved, it seems that some of the likes have been for informative posts, while others were for a funny comment. Again, all depends on what was said in what thread.

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post #17 of 27 Old 10-27-2011, 06:47 PM
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Also I like despite of the poster or anything related to it, content makes the thing to me.

I've 2 reasons to like:

1) Posts that are very well written and with which I agree
2) Posts that contain funny or otherwise good points that make me on good mood.

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Että koskaan en ole yksin, varjo seuraa onneain.
Vaikka myrsky hetkeksi tyyntyykin, varjo seuraa onneain.
Ja pian taas uusin hönkäyksin, varjo seuraa onneain.
Hei tuu mun luo, pieneksi hetkeksi. Puhutaan, varjoni, valkoiseksi enkeliksi."

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post #18 of 27 Old 10-27-2011, 07:53 PM
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I was thinking about this while hauling hay from the stack to the barn, fire wood from the barn to the house, rubbish from the house to the fire pile, then empty run back to the hay pile, repeat, until here is enough of everything in the right places

Another reason I use likes, I tend to use them as encouragement sometimes, we all know that it is difficult to decide peoples tone just from the written word, well I think I use the likes as by way of a smile and a nod, maybe it will encourage someone to make more posts if they are new.
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post #19 of 27 Old 10-27-2011, 08:27 PM
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I've received some. I'll give them if someone has already said exactly what I wanted to say. lol.

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post #20 of 27 Old 10-27-2011, 08:33 PM
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Originally Posted by Golden Horse View Post
I was thinking about this while hauling hay from the stack to the barn, fire wood from the barn to the house, rubbish from the house to the fire pile, then empty run back to the hay pile, repeat, until here is enough of everything in the right places
Hey, may I hire you, GH? I definitely wouldn't mind to have someone around helping moving the hay around, as well as firewood!

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