RationalWiki:Barroom brawls

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It has been noted by a few that there is no formal conflict resolution process on this site. There hasn't been much of a need, as conflict resolution on wikis usually involves edit wars. Thoughts?

I think this page should be renamed "Donnybrooks", And I'll fight anyone who says otherwise. DickTurpis 14:27, 14 March 2008 (EDT)
Fuckin' Brit.-- Asclepius staff.png-PalMD --Do not read my blog 15:16, 14 March 2008 (EDT)
There! Take that, Irish! DickTurpis 17:04, 14 March 2008 (EDT)

Stop in the name of love[edit]

Some time ago, I invented the:

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This conversation is about to go badly downhill, inevitably ending in comparisons to Hitler, and hurt feelings all around.
Stop now. Step away from the keyboard.
Go pet a jerboa, or milk a goat.

template for deployment against TK induced arguments. It didn't work terribly well, but had it ever been deployed against me, I'd respect it. — Unsigned, by: Jeeves / talk / contribs

That might have been useful - oh, about five hours ago. DogP 17:25, 14 March 2008 (EDT)

No-one was ever compared to Hitler in that thread, if that is indeed the same thing we're talking about... MarcusCicero 19:32, 14 March 2008 (EDT)

No, but unsurprisingly, horseplay indoors did indeed lead to thumbsucking, hoighty-toightyness, huffs, and stomping offs. Whatever, I'm off to de pub. Feck de lot of yiz. DogP 19:43, 14 March 2008 (EDT)

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