Gear is not a zero-sum game.
If the OP's setup was true, then 8-string guitars would be the norm, 6-string guitars would be passe.
Horses for courses. We can have all the tools and use the right ones for the right jobs.
I'll never understand the 'this way or NOTHING' sort of thinking that...
DO NOT use TGP to stage vendettas or to dox people. Suspensions and bans will result. No matter how mad you are, no matter how right you are - if you break the rules of the site you will be held accountable. Being angry and righteous does not give free rein to circumvent the rules of the page...
I've put members on forced ignore, had to edit a signature and gave a warning for it and also took time out of my day to remove a bunch of kindergarten level name calling. Please act like civil mature adults and conduct yourselves accordingly.
I'm going to guess about 30 over the years.
Bogner Shiva (owned 3 over the years)
Bogner Ecstasy Classic
Rivera Rake (owned 3 over the years)
VHT (Fryette) Pittbull 45 (owned 2 over the years)
VHT (Fryette) 50/12
Dunno why/who/when. Moved it back though. Going to close this thread.
Next time, just PM me though. These sorts of posts/threads do not get seen. I literally get 100's of alerts every single day so I don't catch those very often either.
Your experience and observations are fine but not accurate if you are implying any of the moderator/admin team use any influence either overtly or behind the scenes to give favoritism on anything or anyone. If discussion was frowned upon, it would not be a discussion forum.
The moderating code...
Because of the appearace of favoritism. It means the other moderators will handle issues related to Jim, just not Mike.
You can turn the phrase anyway you want but the truth is not what you are implying it is. There is a moderator team.
TGP is (and was) member policed and moderator enforced. Also, some points of truth from the moderation/administrative side of TGP. We cannot control what people do.
We are not detectives, judges or juries. We can ONLY enforce the rules of the forum that allow for civil discussion. If you have...
Administrator note: Closed pending full review and discussion with both sides of the issue. Note: we do not allow public posting of private correspondence; one of the reasons as exhibited by this thread is the OP being that you are not seeing the complete context. Having seen the full chain of...
If you've never cranked up a 100 watt full stack; it's something you need to do. Is it something you 'need' to have to play a bar? No.
it is, however, something every guitarist that plugs their guitar into an amp must at least do.
People that have never driven a classic muscle car and do not...