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This is a discussion on Newb Bashing Thread (older members please read) within the New Member Hangout forums, part of the Community - Meet other Enthusiasts category; Originally Posted by Sinister So is walking in traffic without looking both ways and getting hit by a car. You'll ...

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    Quote Originally Posted by Sinister View Post
    So is walking in traffic without looking both ways and getting hit by a car.

    You'll always look both ways again, but not all education is good.

    Hit the nail on the head with this one.

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    Quote Originally Posted by shamankjm View Post
    ****. What did I miss?


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    Just a few of the older members being less than cordial with a few of the new members + me being on the rag.
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    i think a lot of the old members have to realize things are probably going to get worse. bugeyes are the new civic. we are going to have even more young kids come on looking for help & advice. their posts might make you want to pull your hair out and scream but we have to be nice to them & lead them in the right direction. (take out your frustrations in the facebook group- not here) lol

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    same thing happened on the tiburon forum i moderate- and if you think the bugeye is the new civic, have you seen tiburon prices?

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    Plus kids now are entitled so if we give them a hard time they will flip out and go cry. So I get it.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Sinister View Post
    I hear nasioc is still taking memberships
    well who wants 'em?! lol

    i'll take a good-natured ribbing here rather than an e-peen-based response from the other site
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    Quote Originally Posted by Sinister View Post
    I hear nasioc is still taking memberships
    Find a thread where I actually bash a newb.
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    Newb Bashing Thread (older members please read)

    When I first started out I just slapped on a DP, BOV, and intake with no tune and i posted about racing people. Here I am. Years later and still on the forum and yes people gave me a hard time about. I do get what you say thought but I don't try to bash anyone. Most of the time I try to help but my post gets over shadowed by some of the bashing.
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    Since it was brought up:

    This is based on the assumption that this still happens in chat, because frankly I don't go in there much at all anymore, but the older members should also be mindful to direct newbs who come in chat with technical questions to post a thread. Kevin is totally right, clubdub is not a labor of love anymore and we should be cognizant of keeping post traffic up to appease our new robot overlords.
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    Good points all around. Title is a little misleading though

    I'm not the newbiest newb on this thread, but I definitely am guilty of saying "STFU newb" recently. Thanks for keeping us all on track. A stern talking to is just what we need sometimes.
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