Ground Rules on Swearing

Ground Rules on Swearing


Before anyone gets worried that we’re going to trample on users’ unique personalities, fear not. The rule is simple, please avoid using curse words. I was going to make a list, but will trust in everyone’s good judgment for now.

I understand that folks use some mild profanity in their daily conversation. But it’s gratuitous when posting, and absolutely unacceptable when addressing other members.

I’m not writing this in response to a problem, or anything like that, just getting around to laying out ground rules.




Yeah I’m kind of with V on this one. But I guess I’ll have to be a good little girl.


I promise we’re not becoming a nanny state here. There’s not even a filter setup or the like (why do I feel like I’m going to regret making that known).

Just laying out some ground rules.


If you need to know what to avoid, here’s a good place to start your research:


Damn, I guess I’m going to hell for utterances…

Those about the worst I use when posting. Or everyday speech, unless the audience is a group of military buddies, then every-f*@King thing is ok…


Great to see you techy!!