Dislike button

Discussion in 'General Off-Topic Chat' started by Engert, Aug 27, 2016.

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  1. Engert
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    This forum really needs a dislike button.
    Can we add one?
    Admins? Mods?
     
  2. dimmidice

    dimmidice GBAtemp Addict

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    I've joked in the past that i wish there was one. But really there shouldn't be one. There's enough negativity on this forum as is.
     
  3. haipro2001

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    Admins are noobs they coulnt do that even if they want
     
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    No need for this. Not only this will create more drama, but that would also give more reasons to spam users with pointless notifications. Trolls are likely to abuse it. We have like abuse already.
     
  5. Elysium420

    Elysium420 Shitposting bastard

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    I agree with dimmidice, this site is already full of bigots who fight over bullshit.
     
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  6. VinsCool

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    Exactly. A dislike button would cause more bullshit.
     
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  7. Depravo

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    If there was one I'd use it for this suggestion.
     
  8. BORTZ

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    Just use the link button like I do: sarcastically.
     
  9. raulpica

    raulpica With your drill, thrust to the sky!

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    Damn dude you totally showed us, I'll resign now
     
  10. LittleFlame

    LittleFlame Thinks you're all alright actually

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    TFW> the guy from the milkthread returns with another quality shitpost
     
  11. dimmidice

    dimmidice GBAtemp Addict

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    I've used the like button on your post. whether or not i did so sarcastically i'l leave up to you.
     
  12. migles

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    some of the mods\admins don't even agreeed with the like button in the first place...
     
  13. haipro2001

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    we dont even need a like button
     
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  14. dimmidice

    dimmidice GBAtemp Addict

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    the like button stops people going "+1 i agree" and posts like that.
     
  15. DinohScene

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    The like button is originally intended to make helpful posts stand out from the rest.
    Giving noobs a better view of who's more reputable/what posts contain useful information.

    Unfortunately, trolls have abused that, margen69 or whatever his name was commenced in an entire like spam-a-thon.
    Not to mention that you also could just post dumb shit and farm likes with it.

    No, a dislike button would just create a fuck ton of drama.
    Not to mention that this is GBATemp, not Youtube.
     
  16. Viri

    Viri GBAtemp Advanced Maniac

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    Yes, and it should downvote and hide posts, just like my website, Reddit :^)!

    This website would be a lot better as an echo chamber!
     
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  17. VinsCool

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    Sadly, this is not reddit here, thanksfully.
     
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  18. migles

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    +1 i agree
     
  19. Engert
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    Drumroll ....
    And the results are in.
    We got 17 Nos
    And 7 Yeas.

    I gotta say I laughed real hard when I mentioned the word "dislike" to the millennial generation in the web.

    Dislike is like a jail or a death sentence to you people isn't it?

    Lmao.

    "We only want likes not dislikes."
    Hahaha.

    Ok let's shut this down now.
     
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  20. WiiUBricker

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    Yeah there should be a dislike button...if you want the blog section to go bananas with posts people complaining about how they are treated unfairly and that life is crap in general etc. And while you are at it, you can rename this site to reddit 2 :tpi:
     
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