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    They're ugly
    4.35%
    They've made fun of you
    30.43%
    Returning the favour
    13.04%
    They're very unhelpful
    47.83%
    Other: please specify in post
    52.17%

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    I've made another post asking why you pos rep people, now i'm wondering why you neg people?
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    I neg rep if someone is:

    (a) being generally ridiculous - last case example being someone who was in the finance forum telling people it was illegal to give financial advice.

    (b) giving out incorrect information as fact, when it could influence someone.
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    is there an option for... 'i don't'
    i only pos rep
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    I've never neg repped anyone. Even when people neg rep me (and I think they're being unfair), because I'd feel too guilty if I neg repped people (even though my neg rep is basically nothing, I think the act of neg repping is hurtful coupled with a negative comment, e.g. idiot).

    I know I'm pathetic

    p.s. I know what you're thinking, I'm one to talk given the fact I've got warning points. I actually got them for posting a motivational poster with jedi squirrels which happened to contain some swear words. I know I shouldn't have posted it, but it was so funny, lol.
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    I don't rep.
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    I've only done it a couple of times, and that's been when the person is just being an absolute fool.
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    (Original post by cpj1987)
    I neg rep if someone is:

    (b) giving out incorrect information as fact, when it could influence someone.
    as well as what i voted for this
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    i dont its pointless
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    (Original post by becbec :))
    is there an option for... 'i don't'
    i only pos rep
    How nice of you.

    And no there wasn't an option for that, just post.

    ....but you already did, oh well.
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    In addition to what I chose in the poll, I neg rep if someone is being deliberately inflammatory, misleading, or a ****. Particularly to a newer member.
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    (Original post by cpj1987)
    I neg rep if someone is:

    (a) being generally ridiculous - last case example being someone who was in the finance forum telling people it was illegal to give financial advice.

    (b) giving out incorrect information as fact, when it could influence someone.
    :ditto:
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    If people are boring
    If people are not funny
    If people are stupid
    If people are annoying
    If people use a smilie I don't like
    If people generally post in a way I don't like
    If I don't like someone's taste in music
    If I don't like someone's username
    If I know the person will cry about the neg rep
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    coz people are ***** and wont accept it when their wrong.
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    I'm a bitter, sick and twisted soul who hates humanity.... :holmes:

    But seriously... I've only negged three or four times and usually when the poster was being an absolute idiot or just wound me up and I attacked them with intenet wrath.
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    If they are retarded.

    I judge that by whether they use tsr or not.
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    You could have posted them both in one thread. I neg rep somebody who has a good number of gems if they're trolling or generally being annoying in the thread.
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    I don't neg, I get negged
    I dunno why though, i'm very nice
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    I've never neg repped anyone. Either the person is a troll and there's no point, or I would be doing it because I disagree with them and that's just childish.
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    I forgot to neg rep the one person I should have !

    I reported him instead

    He said some odd things to me on every thread we both commented on about meeting up and stuff, complete creep

    So, never neg repped

    He neg repped me for turning him down, shame
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    I just have so much hate.
 
 
 
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