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@blank has had a long history of disagreeing with the staff here at StP, and making their opinions well known on the forums and in the discord chat.

I don't have a problem with that. What I have a problem with is their complete inability to let a dead horse lie, and instead keep beating it at every available opportunity. After a few months it gets pretty old hearing the same arguments over topics that were settled a long time ago. At a certain point it really does become a kind of trolling, since it almost never brings up anything productive and is a complete waste of everyone's time.

I had a chat with @blank today in the discord (attached to this post as an pdf document) to reach out and see if we could settle this without resorting to a ban, but alas, they could not put their opinions on the matter with fevs aside and stop posting passive-agressive bullshit in threads no one asked for their opinions on.

Clearly not interested in participating in a meaningful way on StP, I decided it was time to ban their account.
 

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Damn, you went back and forth with him a LOT longer than I would have in your position. You got more patience than I do.

It's kind of like inviting someone in to your home and they just want to keep arguing for the sake of arguing (and about bigotry at that). I mean, you can disagree with me about shit....that's fine, it's gonna happen. But if all you want to do is go around in circles arguing and stirring the pot the whole day, after repeatedly being asked to just drop it and change the subject.......well, I probably wouldn't invite your ass back to my house again. just sayin
 

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