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Saying Thank You and the Stack Exchange Summer of Love

Aug 10 2012No Comments by justin

Recently Joel Spolsky kicked off the Stack Exchange summer of love as a way to be proactive against the rudeness that occurs in all mature online forums. Then Josh Heyer clarified the role of niceness in a Q&A forum. I applaud this effort in general. However, I think they forgot one thing. They should remind people to say thank you. As a participant on several of the Stack Exchange sites, mostly the original trilogy, I am no Jon Skeet, but I do try to answer questions when possible. When I …

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