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Old 03-27-2015, 10:10 AM   #22491
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Just found out that a disgusting FB page that me and a bunch of friends reported finally got removed. It was a page that seemed to be all about hating cats and being mean to them. There were photos. The first few reports got replies that it didn't violate FB's community standards. I was pretty upset that a naked bum violates their standards, but a crucified cat didn't. I guess enough of us reported that specific photo with the reason that was ticked being "promotes violence to a person or animal". They took down the entire page. First time I have seen something disgusting actually removed from FB after reports.
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Old 03-27-2015, 10:23 AM   #22492
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Just found out that a disgusting FB page that me and a bunch of friends reported finally got removed. It was a page that seemed to be all about hating cats and being mean to them. There were photos. The first few reports got replies that it didn't violate FB's community standards. I was pretty upset that a naked bum violates their standards, but a crucified cat didn't. I guess enough of us reported that specific photo with the reason that was ticked being "promotes violence to a person or animal". They took down the entire page. First time I have seen something disgusting actually removed from FB after reports.
It is baffling. Why do social media sites drag their heels so much when it comes to censoring? Afraid of losing members?

Twitter is now notorious for its trolls and management are again not being found to be effective on this. It is appalling given that trolls can seemingly run rampant and cause so much misery.
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Old 03-27-2015, 10:47 AM   #22493
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It is baffling. Why do social media sites drag their heels so much when it comes to censoring? Afraid of losing members?

Twitter is now notorious for its trolls and management are again not being found to be effective on this. It is appalling given that trolls can seemingly run rampant and cause so much misery.
We actually got replies within a couple of hours. Unfortunately the first replies stated that it didn't violate community standards.

I think that it took less than a day to finally get it removed, but it took quite a few reports.
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Old 03-27-2015, 01:05 PM   #22494
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Creative, I too will remember your Mom in my thoughts.

My SousChef (DH) just returned home tonight after flying across the country and back to visit his mother on her 102 birthday. Both of her children were there and she knew it, but just barely.
Last night, after we had our welcome home dinner, the phone rang. His mother had just died. She certainly did it her way, as after she saw her two children together, she was done. Steve will again be on a plane across the country for the funeral in New York. The only empty seat he could get on such short notice is an overnight 5 hr. flight on Sunday. Thankfully, he's in good health but I still worry about him.
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Old 03-27-2015, 01:13 PM   #22495
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Last night, after we had our welcome home dinner, the phone rang. His mother had just died. She certainly did it her way, as after she saw her two children together, she was done. Steve will again be on a plane across the country for the funeral in New York. The only empty seat he could get on such short notice is an overnight 5 hr. flight on Sunday. Thankfully, he's in good health but I still worry about him.
Sorry to hear of this. 102 is some going though! He must be distraught but at least he has you.
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Old 03-27-2015, 01:22 PM   #22496
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Kayelle, condolences and (((hugs))) to you and Steve.
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Old 03-27-2015, 02:19 PM   #22497
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Kayelle and Souschef my condolences for your loss.
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Old 03-27-2015, 04:08 PM   #22498
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Last night, after we had our welcome home dinner, the phone rang. His mother had just died...
Kayelle, my heart goes out to you and Steve with his Mom's passing. She wanted to say one last goodbye to her kids before moving on. *hugs*
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Old 03-27-2015, 04:36 PM   #22499
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Oh no. So glad Souschef got to spend some time with his darling mom.

{{{{Kayelle and Souschef}}}}
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Last night, after we had our welcome home dinner, the phone rang. His mother had just died. She certainly did it her way, as after she saw her two children together, she was done. Steve will again be on a plane across the country for the funeral in New York. The only empty seat he could get on such short notice is an overnight 5 hr. flight on Sunday. Thankfully, he's in good health but I still worry about him.
Please accept my condolences for your loss.

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