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We expect our members to show respect for other posters, their teams, and their opinions even if you disagree with them.

Please comply with our online conduct described below and consider a violation of our standards which may result in a warning, followed by suspension or loss of user privilege:

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  2. If a poster intentionally disrupts the course of a thread discussion and steers the topic away from the related issue will constitute reason for removal and editing by moderator. The thread may then be closed and moved to the read only archive.

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