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View Poll Results: MOTM AND MOD'OTM YES/NO

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  • Yes motm & mod'otm

    16 40.00%
  • No leave it as it is motm only

    24 60.00%
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  1. #1

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    Hay how about a mod of the month comp? It would give the every day member a better chance of winning member of the month... What ya think

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    Personally I don't like the idea of a ModOTM. The entire Mod team performs very well in his/her respective jobs and the vast majority of it is unseen by the general membership. I don't think we deserve any extra credit unless William sees it fit.
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    i kinda like it, we would need more regular mods to be worth it though

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    I just think the mods have a better chance of wining MOTM because all the hard work you do.. But it sort of makes it harder for the every day jo to win dont it.. Damn if cocoa cant beat a mod then what chance do newish members have.. And it would be fun to see who wins mod'otm each month.. And maybe have it so the mods can win every month not limit it to one a year.

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    The other problem I see is that there are only 5 Mods. Some of the less active Mods would never win whereas very active Mods like Lady Hobbs would always be at the forefront.

    I still think the only one who can really judge what the Mods are doing would be William.

    However, I think I can speak on behalf of the team and thank you for the thoughtfulness. Very cool in that regard!
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    I see what you mean gm72 only 5 mods ect.. I dont see it as a bad thing tho it just means the mods have a better chance of wining it... I see it more of a way to show a mod are appreciation and give members a better chance in MOTM at the same time.

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    But if you look at the statistics Billy, out of 7 months, only 3 of the mods have won MOTM, William one once and the other 3 were all regular members. Each person can only win it once a year anyway and as gm mentioned, there are some mods that are not as active as others, so it all really evens out in the end anyway.
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    Re Goldbarb: That also means only 12 out of 1000's of mebers can win MOTM tho.. So if for nothing els it would help in that way maybe.
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    to be honest i agree with what billy is saying... it would give us a better chance... even though the mods deserve it too..

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    Sorry. I don't like it. The Mods are a team and a contest running constantly to pick the Mod of the Month sounds to me as it would pit one against the other. Also, some Mods can be here and contribute a lot more than others who have jobs, families and other obligations.

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