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5/29/2015 4:24:47 PM
Posted: 1 year ago
I joined maybe half a year ago, and yet I still don't understand the whole DDO system. Some people talk of the DDO Elite, others of a president, and still others of a broad and expansive government with voting moderators and poll deletion and sanitation workers. I have pieced together some stuff, such as Airmax seems to be pretty high up there. However, I still have little to no idea of how the site actually works. For example, how did the DDO Elite become the Elite, or the president the president, or the sanitation workers the sanitation workers?
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5/29/2015 4:25:51 PM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 5/29/2015 4:24:47 PM, AlwaysRight12345 wrote:
I joined maybe half a year ago, and yet I still don't understand the whole DDO system. Some people talk of the DDO Elite, others of a president, and still others of a broad and expansive government with voting moderators and poll deletion and sanitation workers. I have pieced together some stuff, such as Airmax seems to be pretty high up there. However, I still have little to no idea of how the site actually works. For example, how did the DDO Elite become the Elite, or the president the president, or the sanitation workers the sanitation workers?

lol
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5/29/2015 4:26:42 PM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 5/29/2015 4:24:47 PM, AlwaysRight12345 wrote:
I joined maybe half a year ago, and yet I still don't understand the whole DDO system. Some people talk of the DDO Elite, others of a president, and still others of a broad and expansive government with voting moderators and poll deletion and sanitation workers. I have pieced together some stuff, such as Airmax seems to be pretty high up there. However, I still have little to no idea of how the site actually works. For example, how did the DDO Elite become the Elite, or the president the president, or the sanitation workers the sanitation workers?

Just gonna point out, if you go back far enough, jimtimmy and I made the DDO elite to troll a presidential campaign. It is bs m8.
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5/29/2015 4:27:50 PM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 5/29/2015 4:26:42 PM, 16kadams wrote:
At 5/29/2015 4:24:47 PM, AlwaysRight12345 wrote:
I joined maybe half a year ago, and yet I still don't understand the whole DDO system. Some people talk of the DDO Elite, others of a president, and still others of a broad and expansive government with voting moderators and poll deletion and sanitation workers. I have pieced together some stuff, such as Airmax seems to be pretty high up there. However, I still have little to no idea of how the site actually works. For example, how did the DDO Elite become the Elite, or the president the president, or the sanitation workers the sanitation workers?

Just gonna point out, if you go back far enough, jimtimmy and I made the DDO elite to troll a presidential campaign. It is bs m8.

Oh
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5/29/2015 4:28:05 PM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 5/29/2015 4:24:47 PM, AlwaysRight12345 wrote:
I joined maybe half a year ago, and yet I still don't understand the whole DDO system. Some people talk of the DDO Elite, others of a president, and still others of a broad and expansive government with voting moderators and poll deletion and sanitation workers. I have pieced together some stuff, such as Airmax seems to be pretty high up there. However, I still have little to no idea of how the site actually works. For example, how did the DDO Elite become the Elite, or the president the president, or the sanitation workers the sanitation workers?

I did an interview with AirMax a while ago where I asked him a lot of these questions--the function of the president, it's relationship with Juggle, etc. You might check that out.

I could be wrong, but I think this whole notion of the "DDO Elite" is just a joke brought on by some of the newer members complaining that the sight was cliquish, and some of the older members just embracing it. I don't know if it's taking on a real function since then or not. I haven't heard of "sanitation workers." I guess I've been out of the loop.

Here's the debate:
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5/29/2015 4:28:22 PM
Posted: 1 year ago
The DDO Elite is a joke. It doesn't actually exist, it's just something people pretends exists because it's funny to parody.

The Mods are unelected, but they are also the most powerful users. Mods, specifically Airmax (the chief mod), are the only people who can remove votes, threads, posts, etc. They are also the only people who can initiate trials or punish/ban members.

Presidents, while elected, are more diplomats. They don't have any hard power, but are supposed to be ambassadors of the site to the mods and Juggle (the company that owns DDO).

Conclusion: Mods have hard power, Presidents have soft power, and the DDO Elite is a myth.
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5/29/2015 4:29:35 PM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 5/29/2015 4:28:05 PM, philochristos wrote:
At 5/29/2015 4:24:47 PM, AlwaysRight12345 wrote:
I joined maybe half a year ago, and yet I still don't understand the whole DDO system. Some people talk of the DDO Elite, others of a president, and still others of a broad and expansive government with voting moderators and poll deletion and sanitation workers. I have pieced together some stuff, such as Airmax seems to be pretty high up there. However, I still have little to no idea of how the site actually works. For example, how did the DDO Elite become the Elite, or the president the president, or the sanitation workers the sanitation workers?

I did an interview with AirMax a while ago where I asked him a lot of these questions--the function of the president, it's relationship with Juggle, etc. You might check that out.

I could be wrong, but I think this whole notion of the "DDO Elite" is just a joke brought on by some of the newer members complaining that the sight was cliquish, and some of the older members just embracing it. I don't know if it's taking on a real function since then or not.
Check post #2
I haven't heard of "sanitation workers." I guess I've been out of the loop.
That was a joke.

Here's the debate:

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5/29/2015 4:29:45 PM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 5/29/2015 4:28:05 PM, philochristos wrote:

Here's the debate:

I mean here's the interview.
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5/29/2015 4:29:52 PM
Posted: 1 year ago
The DDO Elite is nothing more than a ho-[Censored by the DDO Elite]

Every few months or so, an election is held for president of DDO, they manage the forums and are a representation of DDO to Juggle (the company that bought DDO)

The current DDO President is that handsome little fellow "UtherPenguin", he has recently banned debates and has established a secret police who will soon crackdown on the D-(Censored by the DDO Elite)

Airmax is the moderator, he can ban anyone, he also manages the forums and stuff. Aside from Juggle and the President, he is the few people with actual authority.
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5/29/2015 4:31:30 PM
Posted: 1 year ago
Presidential elections are held every 6 months--once in June and once in December. The current President is debatability. She was Vice-President, but became President after Ore resigned last weekend.
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5/29/2015 4:41:30 PM
Posted: 1 year ago
If you didn't know, I'm the Queen of DDO.
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5/29/2015 4:45:45 PM
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At 5/29/2015 4:41:30 PM, Lee001 wrote:
If you didn't know, I'm the Queen of DDO.

You wish.
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5/29/2015 4:46:29 PM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 5/29/2015 4:45:45 PM, PetersSmith wrote:
At 5/29/2015 4:41:30 PM, Lee001 wrote:
If you didn't know, I'm the Queen of DDO.

You wish.

You are below me.
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"But I jest and digress (sick rhymes, yo); every boob is equal in the eyes of the Lord."- SolonKR

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5/29/2015 4:47:16 PM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 5/29/2015 4:46:29 PM, Lee001 wrote:
At 5/29/2015 4:45:45 PM, PetersSmith wrote:
At 5/29/2015 4:41:30 PM, Lee001 wrote:
If you didn't know, I'm the Queen of DDO.

You wish.

You are below me.

That's cold.
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5/29/2015 4:48:42 PM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 5/29/2015 4:47:16 PM, PetersSmith wrote:
At 5/29/2015 4:46:29 PM, Lee001 wrote:
At 5/29/2015 4:45:45 PM, PetersSmith wrote:
At 5/29/2015 4:41:30 PM, Lee001 wrote:
If you didn't know, I'm the Queen of DDO.

You wish.

You are below me.

That's cold.

Fine...you are the 2nd Queen.
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5/29/2015 4:49:33 PM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 5/29/2015 4:48:42 PM, Lee001 wrote:
At 5/29/2015 4:47:16 PM, PetersSmith wrote:
At 5/29/2015 4:46:29 PM, Lee001 wrote:
At 5/29/2015 4:45:45 PM, PetersSmith wrote:
At 5/29/2015 4:41:30 PM, Lee001 wrote:
If you didn't know, I'm the Queen of DDO.

You wish.

You are below me.

That's cold.

Fine...you are the 2nd Queen.

I think that counts as a low-blow too. You're mean.
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5/30/2015 9:24:57 PM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 5/29/2015 4:24:47 PM, AlwaysRight12345 wrote:
I joined maybe half a year ago, and yet I still don't understand the whole DDO system. Some people talk of the DDO Elite, others of a president, and still others of a broad and expansive government with voting moderators and poll deletion and sanitation workers. I have pieced together some stuff, such as Airmax seems to be pretty high up there. However, I still have little to no idea of how the site actually works. For example, how did the DDO Elite become the Elite, or the president the president, or the sanitation workers the sanitation workers?

These are good questions, and a lot of it is answered in the New Members read me sticky:

http://www.debate.org...

The basics of site governance works like this:

I am the sites head moderator and I appoint other moderators to assist me. Those members are Bladerunner060 and Whiteflame, who act as assistant moderators.

Bluesteel who assists me in voting moderation as the voting issues moderator and F-16_fighting_falcon who is the assistant voting issue moderator.

Raisor assists me with things relating to the religion forum and as the religion forum moderator.

PetersSmith assists me with the polls section as the polls section moderator.

....

The President's role isn't one of site moderation/governance, though there is some overlap as their role is one of an ambassador, and acts as an advocate for the site's membership. In this sense, their opinion on moderation issues is valuable, even if they aren't directly responsible for site moderation.

....

As 16kAdams explained, "The DDO Elite" is a site meme that is just a joke. Jimtimmy coined the phrase when he ran for president around 3 years ago, and the meme has pretty much taken on a life of its own since then.

I suppose we could come up with opinions on who the DDO elite are (in terms of who are the most active and influential members) and what the term means in a less joking sense (if not in jest it would denote a group of more influence and a type of class warfare terminology that I believe was intended when it was coined), but most of the time the term is used it is just a joke and not referring to any specific members or group of members.
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5/30/2015 9:39:10 PM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 5/29/2015 4:26:42 PM, 16kadams wrote:
At 5/29/2015 4:24:47 PM, AlwaysRight12345 wrote:
I joined maybe half a year ago, and yet I still don't understand the whole DDO system. Some people talk of the DDO Elite, others of a president, and still others of a broad and expansive government with voting moderators and poll deletion and sanitation workers. I have pieced together some stuff, such as Airmax seems to be pretty high up there. However, I still have little to no idea of how the site actually works. For example, how did the DDO Elite become the Elite, or the president the president, or the sanitation workers the sanitation workers?

Just gonna point out, if you go back far enough, jimtimmy and I made the DDO elite to troll a presidential campaign. It is bs m8.
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5/30/2015 9:44:55 PM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 5/30/2015 9:39:10 PM, 16kadams wrote:
At 5/29/2015 4:26:42 PM, 16kadams wrote:
At 5/29/2015 4:24:47 PM, AlwaysRight12345 wrote:
I joined maybe half a year ago, and yet I still don't understand the whole DDO system. Some people talk of the DDO Elite, others of a president, and still others of a broad and expansive government with voting moderators and poll deletion and sanitation workers. I have pieced together some stuff, such as Airmax seems to be pretty high up there. However, I still have little to no idea of how the site actually works. For example, how did the DDO Elite become the Elite, or the president the president, or the sanitation workers the sanitation workers?

Just gonna point out, if you go back far enough, jimtimmy and I made the DDO elite to troll a presidential campaign. It is bs m8.
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5/30/2015 9:48:41 PM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 5/30/2015 9:44:55 PM, airmax1227 wrote:
At 5/30/2015 9:39:10 PM, 16kadams wrote:
At 5/29/2015 4:26:42 PM, 16kadams wrote:
At 5/29/2015 4:24:47 PM, AlwaysRight12345 wrote:
I joined maybe half a year ago, and yet I still don't understand the whole DDO system. Some people talk of the DDO Elite, others of a president, and still others of a broad and expansive government with voting moderators and poll deletion and sanitation workers. I have pieced together some stuff, such as Airmax seems to be pretty high up there. However, I still have little to no idea of how the site actually works. For example, how did the DDO Elite become the Elite, or the president the president, or the sanitation workers the sanitation workers?

Just gonna point out, if you go back far enough, jimtimmy and I made the DDO elite to troll a presidential campaign. It is bs m8.
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You must be new here... You don't actually have to post to change your sig. Welcome to the site. :P

You don't have to post to change your sig?! Damn. The DDO Elite have been hiding things more than I thought.
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5/30/2015 9:51:06 PM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 5/30/2015 9:44:55 PM, airmax1227 wrote:
At 5/30/2015 9:39:10 PM, 16kadams wrote:
At 5/29/2015 4:26:42 PM, 16kadams wrote:
At 5/29/2015 4:24:47 PM, AlwaysRight12345 wrote:
I joined maybe half a year ago, and yet I still don't understand the whole DDO system. Some people talk of the DDO Elite, others of a president, and still others of a broad and expansive government with voting moderators and poll deletion and sanitation workers. I have pieced together some stuff, such as Airmax seems to be pretty high up there. However, I still have little to no idea of how the site actually works. For example, how did the DDO Elite become the Elite, or the president the president, or the sanitation workers the sanitation workers?

Just gonna point out, if you go back far enough, jimtimmy and I made the DDO elite to troll a presidential campaign. It is bs m8.
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5/30/2015 9:53:13 PM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 5/30/2015 9:51:06 PM, 16kadams wrote:
At 5/30/2015 9:44:55 PM, airmax1227 wrote:
At 5/30/2015 9:39:10 PM, 16kadams wrote:
At 5/29/2015 4:26:42 PM, 16kadams wrote:
At 5/29/2015 4:24:47 PM, AlwaysRight12345 wrote:
I joined maybe half a year ago, and yet I still don't understand the whole DDO system. Some people talk of the DDO Elite, others of a president, and still others of a broad and expansive government with voting moderators and poll deletion and sanitation workers. I have pieced together some stuff, such as Airmax seems to be pretty high up there. However, I still have little to no idea of how the site actually works. For example, how did the DDO Elite become the Elite, or the president the president, or the sanitation workers the sanitation workers?

Just gonna point out, if you go back far enough, jimtimmy and I made the DDO elite to troll a presidential campaign. It is bs m8.
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5/30/2015 9:56:13 PM
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At 5/29/2015 4:24:47 PM, AlwaysRight12345 wrote:
I joined maybe half a year ago, and yet I still don't understand the whole DDO system. Some people talk of the DDO Elite, others of a president, and still others of a broad and expansive government with voting moderators and poll deletion and sanitation workers. I have pieced together some stuff, such as Airmax seems to be pretty high up there. However, I still have little to no idea of how the site actually works. For example, how did the DDO Elite become the Elite, or the president the president, or the sanitation workers the sanitation workers?

It's just the Jews that run this site.
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5/30/2015 9:58:34 PM
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At 5/30/2015 9:53:13 PM, Diqiucun_Cunmin wrote:
At 5/30/2015 9:51:06 PM, 16kadams wrote:
At 5/30/2015 9:44:55 PM, airmax1227 wrote:
At 5/30/2015 9:39:10 PM, 16kadams wrote:
At 5/29/2015 4:26:42 PM, 16kadams wrote:
At 5/29/2015 4:24:47 PM, AlwaysRight12345 wrote:
I joined maybe half a year ago, and yet I still don't understand the whole DDO system. Some people talk of the DDO Elite, others of a president, and still others of a broad and expansive government with voting moderators and poll deletion and sanitation workers. I have pieced together some stuff, such as Airmax seems to be pretty high up there. However, I still have little to no idea of how the site actually works. For example, how did the DDO Elite become the Elite, or the president the president, or the sanitation workers the sanitation workers?

Just gonna point out, if you go back far enough, jimtimmy and I made the DDO elite to troll a presidential campaign. It is bs m8.
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5/30/2015 10:15:28 PM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 5/30/2015 9:24:57 PM, airmax1227 wrote:
At 5/29/2015 4:24:47 PM, AlwaysRight12345 wrote:
I joined maybe half a year ago, and yet I still don't understand the whole DDO system. Some people talk of the DDO Elite, others of a president, and still others of a broad and expansive government with voting moderators and poll deletion and sanitation workers. I have pieced together some stuff, such as Airmax seems to be pretty high up there. However, I still have little to no idea of how the site actually works. For example, how did the DDO Elite become the Elite, or the president the president, or the sanitation workers the sanitation workers?

These are good questions, and a lot of it is answered in the New Members read me sticky:

http://www.debate.org...

The basics of site governance works like this:

I am the sites head moderator and I appoint other moderators to assist me. Those members are Bladerunner060 and Whiteflame, who act as assistant moderators.

Bluesteel who assists me in voting moderation as the voting issues moderator and F-16_fighting_falcon who is the assistant voting issue moderator.

Raisor assists me with things relating to the religion forum and as the religion forum moderator.

PetersSmith assists me with the polls section as the polls section moderator.

....

The President's role isn't one of site moderation/governance, though there is some overlap as their role is one of an ambassador, and acts as an advocate for the site's membership. In this sense, their opinion on moderation issues is valuable, even if they aren't directly responsible for site moderation.

....

As 16kAdams explained, "The DDO Elite" is a site meme that is just a joke. Jimtimmy coined the phrase when he ran for president around 3 years ago, and the meme has pretty much taken on a life of its own since then.

I suppose we could come up with opinions on who the DDO elite are (in terms of who are the most active and influential members) and what the term means in a less joking sense (if not in jest it would denote a group of more influence and a type of class warfare terminology that I believe was intended when it was coined), but most of the time the term is used it is just a joke and not referring to any specific members or group of members.

I love the immensely formal way you explain a joke. XD
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5/30/2015 10:16:03 PM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 5/29/2015 4:24:47 PM, AlwaysRight12345 wrote:
I joined maybe half a year ago, and yet I still don't understand the whole DDO system. Some people talk of the DDO Elite, others of a president, and still others of a broad and expansive government with voting moderators and poll deletion and sanitation workers. I have pieced together some stuff, such as Airmax seems to be pretty high up there. However, I still have little to no idea of how the site actually works. For example, how did the DDO Elite become the Elite, or the president the president, or the sanitation workers the sanitation workers?

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5/30/2015 10:20:18 PM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 5/30/2015 9:56:13 PM, PetersSmith wrote:
At 5/29/2015 4:24:47 PM, AlwaysRight12345 wrote:
I joined maybe half a year ago, and yet I still don't understand the whole DDO system. Some people talk of the DDO Elite, others of a president, and still others of a broad and expansive government with voting moderators and poll deletion and sanitation workers. I have pieced together some stuff, such as Airmax seems to be pretty high up there. However, I still have little to no idea of how the site actually works. For example, how did the DDO Elite become the Elite, or the president the president, or the sanitation workers the sanitation workers?

It's just the Jews that run this site.

http://www.debate.org...

Deja vu, lol.
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5/30/2015 10:21:46 PM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 5/30/2015 10:20:18 PM, Diqiucun_Cunmin wrote:
At 5/30/2015 9:56:13 PM, PetersSmith wrote:
At 5/29/2015 4:24:47 PM, AlwaysRight12345 wrote:
I joined maybe half a year ago, and yet I still don't understand the whole DDO system. Some people talk of the DDO Elite, others of a president, and still others of a broad and expansive government with voting moderators and poll deletion and sanitation workers. I have pieced together some stuff, such as Airmax seems to be pretty high up there. However, I still have little to no idea of how the site actually works. For example, how did the DDO Elite become the Elite, or the president the president, or the sanitation workers the sanitation workers?

It's just the Jews that run this site.

http://www.debate.org...

Deja vu, lol.

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5/30/2015 10:22:10 PM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 5/30/2015 10:15:28 PM, tejretics wrote:


I love the immensely formal way you explain a joke. XD

You'd be surprised by how many members don't realize it's just a joke and think there's some type of real shady group of elites pulling strings behind the scenes. I've explained it's just a joke several times, but it's a pervasive thing that wont be going away any time soon. I figured it would be best for me to explain the joke in a formal way, and perhaps one day I'll dedicate an entire thread to explain the meme, and debunk some of the nonsense that is believed about it.
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