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Thu Nov 17

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TMFBoing posted to the Religious & Philosophical Topics board. 13:10

Board closed

Hi folks,

With the TMF boards set to go read-only some time today, it appears that some posters might want to use the opportunity to have one last pop at religious believers - we have already removed one such attack.

To prevent [more]

Tue Nov 15

NL

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TMFBoing posted to the Brexit board. 10:17

Board closed

Folks,

Unfortunately, as we are approaching the closing of the Fool boards, this one is descending into unacceptable nastiness with a number of posters apparently unable to resist the temptation to start (metaphorically) kicking each other [more]

Thu Nov 3

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TMFBoing replied to the What's New at the Motley Fool board. 21:21

Re: Closure of the UK Discussion Boards

I do hope the news doesn't bring with it any connotations with regards to people's jobs in Fool Towers

Thanks for the concern, but there's nobody going that I know of - I'm certainly sticking around to carry on writing [more]

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TMFBoing replied to the What's New at the Motley Fool board. 20:49

Re: Closure of the UK Discussion Boards

Is there a particular pressing reason for such short notice in the closure of the boards?

I really don't know any more than Jon has said - really sorry I can't be of any more help.

Foolish best,
Alan
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TMFBoing replied to the What's New at the Motley Fool board. 19:11

Re: Closure of the UK Discussion Boards

Folks,

I can't let this go without offering just a few personal words.

Although I do understand the reasons for the closure, I'm very saddened by it. I've been around these boards since 1999, and that's been a [more]

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TMFBoing replied to the Equitable Life Support board. 08:57

Re: Vetting note

Folks,

There doesn't seem to me any further relevant discussion about Equitable Life likely to come from this thread, so can we please now consider it Closed.

Foolish best,
Alan
TMFBoing

Thu Oct 27

NL

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TMFBoing replied to the Legal Issues - Practical board. 10:03

Re: Ripping off our parents

Hi Folks,

The original legal question appears to have been answered, and the thread has drifted some way from it.

So unless anyone has something more to say about the actual legal issue, can we please consider this thread [more]

Mon Oct 24

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TMFBoing replied to the Does Anybody Know? board. 13:10

Re: Plant a tree in 73

Folks,

The thread seems to have drifted away from the initial factual question and into general discussion.

If nobody has any further factual replies to that question, can we please consider this thread closed now. But please feel [more]

Mon Oct 10

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TMFBoing replied to the Legal Issues - Practical board. 10:17

Re: Practical Junior Doctor legal question

Folks,

Any practical/factual angles appear to have been covered, and the thread has gone off into general discussion. So please now consider it Closed.

Foolish best,
Alan
TMFBoing

Fri Oct 7

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TMFBoing replied to the Legal Issues - Practical board. 08:43

Re: foreign worker guidelines

Folks,

Please remember that this is the "Legal Issues - Practical" board, and posts on this thread should stick to answering the legal question asked in the opening post.

General discussion of Brexit that does not directly [more]

Wed Oct 5

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TMFBoing replied to the Legal Issues - Practical board. 10:03

Re: Bank Fraud

Folks,

All likelihood of practical legal help appears to have been exhausted here, so can we please consider this thread now closed.

Foolish best,
Alan
TMFBoing

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TMFBoing replied to the Legal Issues - Practical board. 09:34

Re: Outcome

Folks,

All likelihood of practical legal help appears to have been exhausted here, so can we please consider this thread now closed.

Foolish best,
Alan
TMFBoing

Fri Sep 30

NL

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TMFBoing posted to the Property - Markets and Trends board. 16:12

This board

Folks,

We removed a few posts recently that were, once again, discussing posters who have been absent from this board for around a decade or so. And we have received a few complaints that it is unfair to prevent people discussing the [more]

Thu Sep 15

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TMFBoing replied to the High Yield - HYP Practical board. 13:35

Re: Galliford Try (GFRD) results

Folks,

This thread seems to be drifting off topic, and getting into the merits of the strategy and the purpose of this board.

So can I please ask you to curtail the strategy discussion (and take it to the High Yield - Share [more]

Sat Aug 20

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TMFBoing replied to the Civil Discussion Forum board. 21:51

Re: Chopping the whole thread

The notes I was sent come from "UKAlerts@fool.co.uk" which seems suggestive of an outbound only notification system

I don't see why you would think that is outbound only, especially as I have [more]

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TMFBoing replied to the Civil Discussion Forum board. 21:35

Re: Chopping the whole thread

When you then pull a repost for using the term "Foolish"

I do not recall removing one of your posts for the use of the word "Foolish", or for removing repeated posts for different reasons on different occasions - [more]

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TMFBoing replied to the Civil Discussion Forum board. 21:27

Re: Chopping the whole thread

Every time you pull the post I remove the content to which you have objected, only to have you remove it again for a different reason not given at the time of submission.

Every time you have reposted, you have repeated comments which [more]

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TMFBoing replied to the Civil Discussion Forum board. 21:20

Re: Chopping the whole thread

The term Brexiteer cannot possibly be acceptable, making the leave campaign sound like some sort of piracy group, if the term Remainiac is suddenly to be banned.

All I can really do is repeat the reply I sent to you when you requested [more]

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TMFBoing replied to the Civil Discussion Forum board. 11:54

Re: Chopping the whole thread

Happy to be of assistance :-)

Foolish best,
Alan
TMFBoing

Fri Aug 19

NL

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TMFBoing posted to the Brexit board. 13:04

Board renamed

On the Call to Order thread (http://boards.fool.co.uk/call-to-order-discussion-on-this-bo...), someone suggested renaming this board "Brexit", [more]

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