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To think some mnetters r on here just to be nasty?

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Booandpops Sun 28-Nov-10 22:40:17

What's the point in asking something on here if all is given is abuse.sarcasm and swearing? Not on! an opinion yes nastiness, no!

parakeet Sun 28-Nov-10 22:41:52

Fuck off...

baskingseals Sun 28-Nov-10 22:41:59


Mumsnet is bloody brilliant

Goblinchild Sun 28-Nov-10 22:42:07

Pick your forum carefully, read through some of the responses before asking and you should be fine. Blunder around without a clue and you may have your feelings hurt.

2shoesnightmarebeforechristmas Sun 28-Nov-10 22:42:37

how very dare they this is not what netmums is about

RealityIsMyOnlyDelusion Sun 28-Nov-10 22:42:39

Message withdrawn at poster's request.

MooMooFarm Sun 28-Nov-10 22:43:01

YANBU - it's soooooo easy to be rude to somebody on a forum such as this - much the same as with emails. I bet most of the people who love getting stuck in on here are pretty meek in RL.

dracschick Sun 28-Nov-10 22:43:40

Yeah dracschick is a proper old bitch grin.

Generally I find it ok but last Christmas I posted in absolute desparartion vv miserable and really thought I was gonna go off my rocker and did end up getting a real flaming sad that really did hurt me and I would think twice about posting stuff like that I was just in a very desperate place.

NorthernLurker Sun 28-Nov-10 22:44:24

Depends if what you are asking really invites a strong response. I have seen some people posting some apalling things - perfectly reasonable for them to be told exactly how wrong they are. Why should we agree with stupidity, selfishness and abuse -an opinion can be negative too.

QueenGigantaurofMnet Sun 28-Nov-10 22:44:35

whats the point of asking for opinions if you don't want them?

and also text speak really isn't the done thing on here

BaroqinAroundTheChristmasTree Sun 28-Nov-10 22:44:40

nope - I'm not meek in RL - hell no.

If you ask for my advice/opinion - I'll give it. Don't like it - tough you shouldn't have asked.

QueenGigantaurofMnet Sun 28-Nov-10 22:45:54

nah im not meek either

dracschick Sun 28-Nov-10 22:46:53

really queeny??? never grinwink

LittleMissHissyFit Sun 28-Nov-10 22:47:45

Speak for yourself Reality hmm grin

How very dare you OP! We are a lovely nest of vipers bunch of gentlewomen! shock

Agree with Goblin. MN is no place for the feebleminded, we don't do fluffy, we don't do tickers, fellas, hubbys <shudders> or txtspk.

Much of the nastiness is tongue in cheek, if anyone is really out of order they get told to STFU.

BaroqinAroundTheChristmasTree Sun 28-Nov-10 22:47:46

ahhh she's lying - that Gigan is a big softy really wink

BaroqinAroundTheChristmasTree Sun 28-Nov-10 22:48:25

Ha LittleMiss - I read that line as "we don't do knickers" - nope we're hard core commando types....

2shoesnightmarebeforechristmas Sun 28-Nov-10 22:48:28

bear we have bears though

Valpollicella Sun 28-Nov-10 22:49:16


Met a fair few of them last night and the sarcasm and swearing were an integral part of what made it a great night grin

BaronessBomburst Sun 28-Nov-10 22:49:57

If you want pink fluffy bunnies and to post in text-speak, please try another forum. This is the bad girls' corner. grin

thesecondcoming Sun 28-Nov-10 22:50:48

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toddlerwrangler Sun 28-Nov-10 22:50:55

Well, I am MUCH more horrible in real life then I am on here!

I wasn't keen on the swearing when I started, and do still loathe the C word, but I come from a very heavily moderated horse forum and the occasional liberal use of the F word is very liberating.

HairyMclary1979 Sun 28-Nov-10 22:50:58

i have come from netmums {blush} and rarely use it now for fear of getting jumped on by the breastfeeding police. it's great to have a place where i can swear and it not be censored and even though yes i have sparkly tickers on my profile i'm still a right bitch if caught in a bad mood. sorry in advance if i cause upset but seeing as this is only my third post i hope i haven't offended anyone so far. hopefully having come from there and admitted it i wont get jumped on

RealityIsMyOnlyDelusion Sun 28-Nov-10 22:52:03

Message withdrawn at poster's request.

Goblinchild Sun 28-Nov-10 22:53:02

I'm here to be wise and magnanimous, and offer my invaluable contributions to the wider world.

Tiredmumno1 Sun 28-Nov-10 22:53:07

I havent seen anyone being nasty for a while

this must mean we are all behaving

that or you are all losing your touch grin

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