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Gender & Sexuality forum: now open!

Hey everyone,

You spoke and it was thus: due to popular demand and to celebrate Pride month, we're delighted to launch our new Gender & Sexuality forum!

Why not head over now and take a look around. Make sure you look through the guidelines (and add your own suggestions) and read all about the history of Pride

This is your space - feel free to make it yours and post away!

James, Aife, Mike & Kathleen
(The Mix team)
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Post of The Month (April)

Maisy is our Post of The Month winner voted by the community:

"You're not bitchy at all. What this guy did to you, and how he invalidates it afterwards is horrific and you deserve justice. Rape can happen to anyone..."

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So... much... spam...

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    And why is it nearly always Russians?
    SUCCESS is not final, FAILURE is not fatal; it is the courage to continue that counts

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    Originally posted by Aidan View Post
    And why is it nearly always Russians?

    Haha yeah - i keep reporting them all


    • #3
      Heya Aidan,

      Unfortunately there is a lot of it right now. It died down very recently, but it initially spiked when we opened The Mix up to be accessible to other countries. We made a PSA about it here - I'd recommend having a read through. It should answer any questions you have.

      Reporting it is a huge help, so thank you to both of you!

      We're James, Aife & Mike: the staff team here at The Mix.
      If you have any questions about this place, feel free to
      ask over in the
      Help Desk or send us a private message.


      • #4
        I keep reporting too..just seen another which I will report in a mo but I dont know what I am reporting is spam lol how do you know?
        You are enough


        • #5
          I think it's spam if it's foreign and has a link, but you've made me think, I dunno anymore...
          SUCCESS is not final, FAILURE is not fatal; it is the courage to continue that counts


          • #6
            Derp, I forgot to link the PSA thread the first time -

            We'll check any reported posts to make sure they are spam before we delete them. We can check IP addresses and registration details - both of which are usually dead giveaways. In any case, it really helps us that you guys bring them to our attention in the first instance.
            "You're familiar with the phrase "man's reach exceeds his grasp"? It's a lie: man's grasp exceeds his nerve."


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