Just as a heads-up, several of us are trying to take a well deserved day off. We're sure this is an interesting post and we're all very excited to read it... but if you think it might be controversial, would you mind waiting a day or two to submit it? We'd really appreciate it.
"The post has gotten one flag, that's basically saying to us one of two things
1. no one thinks it's a deleteworthy post
2. no one is around
As much as I don't enjoy this sort of posts, MeFi is not for things that only I am interested in. It hits a few points that this community seems to like discussing [the atheist community, how to speak to women, drama in other communities] so it's here. ..."
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