Latest PSU headlines:

Page 2 of 4 FirstFirst ... 2 ... LastLast
Results 26 to 50 of 80

Thread: SMC Name Change

  1. #26
    YouTube Editor
    Justin's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2005
    Location
    Canada
    Age
    29
    Posts
    14,859
    Rep Power
    121
    Points
    7,353 (0 Banked)
    Items Tommy VercettiUser name styleModern Warfare 3
    Achievements IT'S OVER 9000!
    Quote Originally Posted by three3-times View Post
    I will say this now, i WELCOME any member to create a thread and feel free to air their greivenaces and they wont face any beef or comeback.

    Simple.

    Im not liking all this sniping that is going on lately tbh!
    I did air my grievances. The thread was closed and moved. What kind of community silences the voice of their members?

    8 years and counting!

  2. Likes -Shafty- likes this post
  3. #27
    PSU YouTube Manager
    Agriel's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2007
    PSN ID
    Agriel
    Age
    34
    Posts
    9,377
    Rep Power
    93
    Points
    13,852 (0 Banked)
    Items PS3 Slim LogoRaidenNoctisFinal Fantasy XI OnlineFinal Fantasy Versus XIIINaughty Dog
    Achievements IT'S OVER 9000!
    Quote Originally Posted by justintheman87 View Post
    I did air my grievances. The thread was closed and moved. What kind of community silences the voice of their members?
    Can you PM me your grievances? I would like to hear them.


  4. #28
    YouTube Editor
    Justin's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2005
    Location
    Canada
    Age
    29
    Posts
    14,859
    Rep Power
    121
    Points
    7,353 (0 Banked)
    Items Tommy VercettiUser name styleModern Warfare 3
    Achievements IT'S OVER 9000!
    The thread was moved to the Admin section or so I was told. You will be able to see everything contained within that thread.

    8 years and counting!

  5. #29
    Super Carlton
    33x's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2007
    Location
    SW London
    PSN ID
    JMEWalterblack
    Age
    33
    Posts
    13,067
    Rep Power
    98
    Points
    26,011 (0 Banked)
    Items PS3 Slim360 SlimiPhone 4 BlackGears of WarGoogle ChromeManchester UnitedUser name style
    Achievements IT'S OVER 9000!
    Quote Originally Posted by justintheman87 View Post
    I did air my grievances. The thread was closed and moved. What kind of community silences the voice of their members?
    That thread was just picking on devious being made an SMC Just which was unfair.

    I'll even create the thread myself!

    Just.....i learnt a lot from you man, you helped me a lot when i was a new on staff, i get where your coming from, but there are better ways to get **** across

    Thanks to Final for the sick sig!

  6. Likes Fenix likes this post
  7. #30
    YouTube Editor
    Justin's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2005
    Location
    Canada
    Age
    29
    Posts
    14,859
    Rep Power
    121
    Points
    7,353 (0 Banked)
    Items Tommy VercettiUser name styleModern Warfare 3
    Achievements IT'S OVER 9000!
    Quote Originally Posted by three3-times View Post
    That thread was just picking on devious being made an SMC Just which was unfair.

    I'll even create the thread myself!

    Just.....i learnt a lot from you man, you helped me a lot when i was a new on staff, i get where your coming from, but there are better ways to get **** across
    It wasn't just about that. When that occurred it became the launching point for far more than that. That action though didn't help my overall feelings on things, how things have changed, the general direction things are going, and the overall general feel of this place.

    Explain how there are better ways? In PM's away from all eyes? I brought up my point, and many others in a mature manner within that thread. Just when things get real it is closed off and discarded...

    8 years and counting!

  8. #31
    Unbound Mercenary
    Kwes's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2009
    Posts
    16,158
    Rep Power
    139
    Points
    436,782 (0 Banked)
    Achievements IT'S OVER 9000!
    In a mature matter is the easiest way to get others to follow suite.
    Be polite, be professional, but have a plan to kill everybody you meet.




  9. #32
    PSU YouTube Manager
    Agriel's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2007
    PSN ID
    Agriel
    Age
    34
    Posts
    9,377
    Rep Power
    93
    Points
    13,852 (0 Banked)
    Items PS3 Slim LogoRaidenNoctisFinal Fantasy XI OnlineFinal Fantasy Versus XIIINaughty Dog
    Achievements IT'S OVER 9000!
    Quote Originally Posted by justintheman87 View Post
    It wasn't just about that. When that occurred it became the launching point for far more than that. That action though didn't help my overall feelings on things, how things have changed, the general direction things are going, and the overall general feel of this place.

    Explain how there are better ways? In PM's away from all eyes? I brought up my point, and many others in a mature manner within that thread. Just when things get real it is closed off and discarded...
    post the PMS if you want I dont care but I want to use PMs so there is no distractions. You seem to have some issues with things around here and thats fine and I will listen to everything you have to say.


  10. #33
    Supreme Veteran
    Ixion's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2005
    Location
    New York
    PSN ID
    MagicManGSC
    Age
    24
    Posts
    19,737
    Rep Power
    156
    Points
    64,625 (0 Banked)
    Achievements IT'S OVER 9000!
    Justin, your complaints seem to be very vague and based on skepticism. Lay out all your problems in detail, preferably in its own thread.

  11. #34
    Veteran

    Join Date
    Dec 2009
    Location
    Switzerland
    PSN ID
    Cybertox
    Posts
    4,129
    Rep Power
    57
    Points
    95,216 (4,000 Banked)
    Does it even matter how its called? I dont give a damn as far as they wont be called Dolphins.

  12. #35
    Super Carlton
    33x's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2007
    Location
    SW London
    PSN ID
    JMEWalterblack
    Age
    33
    Posts
    13,067
    Rep Power
    98
    Points
    26,011 (0 Banked)
    Items PS3 Slim360 SlimiPhone 4 BlackGears of WarGoogle ChromeManchester UnitedUser name style
    Achievements IT'S OVER 9000!
    ill create the thread, that way no one can be afraid to say what they want

    Thanks to Final for the sick sig!

  13. #36
    Unbound Mercenary
    Kwes's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2009
    Posts
    16,158
    Rep Power
    139
    Points
    436,782 (0 Banked)
    Achievements IT'S OVER 9000!
    Quote Originally Posted by three3-times View Post
    ill create the thread, that way no one can be afraid to say what they want
    The thread creation has nothing to do with it, and I very much doubt it is you they are afraid of.
    Be polite, be professional, but have a plan to kill everybody you meet.




  14. #37
    PSU YouTube Manager
    Agriel's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2007
    PSN ID
    Agriel
    Age
    34
    Posts
    9,377
    Rep Power
    93
    Points
    13,852 (0 Banked)
    Items PS3 Slim LogoRaidenNoctisFinal Fantasy XI OnlineFinal Fantasy Versus XIIINaughty Dog
    Achievements IT'S OVER 9000!
    Quote Originally Posted by -Kwesnoth- View Post
    The thread creation has nothing to do with it, and I very much doubt it is you they are afraid of.
    who is afraid of who? And why?


  15. #38
    Super Carlton
    33x's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2007
    Location
    SW London
    PSN ID
    JMEWalterblack
    Age
    33
    Posts
    13,067
    Rep Power
    98
    Points
    26,011 (0 Banked)
    Items PS3 Slim360 SlimiPhone 4 BlackGears of WarGoogle ChromeManchester UnitedUser name style
    Achievements IT'S OVER 9000!
    http://www.psu.com/forums/showthread...66#post5944866

    Take it to here, this thread was only to inform you all of the SMC name change

    Thanks to Final for the sick sig!

  16. #39
    Supreme Veteran
    Ixion's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2005
    Location
    New York
    PSN ID
    MagicManGSC
    Age
    24
    Posts
    19,737
    Rep Power
    156
    Points
    64,625 (0 Banked)
    Achievements IT'S OVER 9000!
    The name has been changed to 'Selected Members Council', due to feedback that the name included improper grammar.
    Last edited by Ixion; 11-15-2012 at 17:05.

  17. #40
    PSU Community Manager
    Ghost's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2009
    PSN ID
    rokushakubo
    Posts
    12,580
    Rep Power
    127
    Points
    6,104,188 (100,956 Banked)
    Achievements IT'S OVER 9000!
    Awards PSU+ Patriot
    Just to chime in, as an English native speaker and teacher, I can say that 'select members' is grammatically sound. Maybe some were confused by the fact it is both an adjective and a verb.

    The members were selected (verb), so they were select (adjective) members.
    Click HERE to create your mercenary and get exclusive in-game items.

    THE GREY CARDINAL (eWar Merc) - COVERT SUBTERFUGE (Minmatar Scout)
    CEO of PSU GHOST SYNDICATE - PSU in-game channel: PSU GHOST



  18. #41
    Supreme Veteran
    Ixion's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2005
    Location
    New York
    PSN ID
    MagicManGSC
    Age
    24
    Posts
    19,737
    Rep Power
    156
    Points
    64,625 (0 Banked)
    Achievements IT'S OVER 9000!
    Quote Originally Posted by Ghost-Rhayne View Post
    Just to chime in, as an English native speaker and teacher, I can say that 'select members' is grammatically sound. Maybe some were confused by the fact it is both an adjective and a verb.

    The members were selected (verb), so they were select (adjective) members.
    From what I understand, it is grammatically correct, but not necessarily proper.

    I'll re-open this thread, so others can chime in if they want.

  19. #42
    PSU Community Manager
    Ghost's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2009
    PSN ID
    rokushakubo
    Posts
    12,580
    Rep Power
    127
    Points
    6,104,188 (100,956 Banked)
    Achievements IT'S OVER 9000!
    Awards PSU+ Patriot
    Sorry, I was reading through and forgot it was closed. I'm not used to seeing a dialog box on closed threads haha. Well, not that it is very important at the end of the day, but 'select' gets Ghost's Grammatical Seal of Approval...so does 'selected'.
    Click HERE to create your mercenary and get exclusive in-game items.

    THE GREY CARDINAL (eWar Merc) - COVERT SUBTERFUGE (Minmatar Scout)
    CEO of PSU GHOST SYNDICATE - PSU in-game channel: PSU GHOST



  20. #43
    Indoril Nerevar
    Rapture's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2005
    Location
    Equestria
    Age
    21
    Posts
    15,010
    Rep Power
    129
    Points
    70,604 (0 Banked)
    Achievements IT'S OVER 9000!
    I PM'd Ixion concerning my post. I stated that I could be wrong, it's just that from what I know you generally use 'select' like that for items, not people. I wasn't concerned with seeing it changed anyways.

    The ironic thing now, however, is that because of the community nomination phase now introduced, the definition for 'select' may be applied less strongly here. =P
    Last edited by Rapture; 11-15-2012 at 20:24.

  21. #44
    Soldier 95B
    Guest
    For the record, I like Select better.

  22. Likes Ghost likes this post
  23. #45
    Ultimate Veteran
    Black's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Location
    Fusion gunship
    Age
    23
    Posts
    21,398
    Rep Power
    185
    Points
    47,639 (0 Banked)
    Items DreamcastPlayStationNintendoBullyGTA ClaudeFinal Fantasy IX
    Achievements IT'S OVER 9000!
    Quote Originally Posted by Rapture View Post
    I'm wasn't concerned with seeing it changed anyways.
    Speaking of improper grammar...

    3DS Friend Code: 1349-4916-2054

  24. Likes RaY_210 likes this post
  25. #46
    Forum Elder
    RaY_210's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2012
    Location
    San Antonio, TX
    PSN ID
    RaYU84
    Age
    29
    Posts
    2,679
    Rep Power
    39
    Points
    31,425 (0 Banked)
    Items Dr. DreDragon Ball Z3DSPS3 SlimNintendo 64TOOLPink FloydAC/DCFuturamaMetallica
    Didn't realize this was opened back up. And I mentioned it in the other thread, but this thread is better suited for it. In honor of the Wii U launch, I move we rename it the Super Mario Council

    But yeah, who cares? It's just a name
    Thanks to THUGGEDOUT for the sig, The Black Wolf for the av.
    Life's too short to be sober! Drunk with power!

  26. #47
    Supreme Veteran
    Ixion's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2005
    Location
    New York
    PSN ID
    MagicManGSC
    Age
    24
    Posts
    19,737
    Rep Power
    156
    Points
    64,625 (0 Banked)
    Achievements IT'S OVER 9000!
    By all means, if you guys can come up with something better, go ahead and brainstorm. We just wanted to change the name to something more representative as soon as possible.

  27. #48
    Superior Member
    EvilJ0k3r's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2012
    Location
    Evansville
    PSN ID
    PR0d1gyV2
    Age
    19
    Posts
    553
    Rep Power
    17
    Points
    2,561 (0 Banked)
    Quote Originally Posted by Ixion View Post
    By all means, if you guys can come up with something better, go ahead and brainstorm. We just wanted to change the name to something more representative as soon as possible.
    I like it! Imma agree with you guys, it sounds more official!

    Special thanks to zzKurozz for the Signature and Avatar!
    Prodigy - A young one, endowed with exceptional abilities.
    Currently Playing: MoH: Warfighter / Assassin's Creed 3 / GW2
    Waiting For: CoD: Black Ops 2 / Borderlands 2

  28. #49
    YouTube Editor
    Justin's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2005
    Location
    Canada
    Age
    29
    Posts
    14,859
    Rep Power
    121
    Points
    7,353 (0 Banked)
    Items Tommy VercettiUser name styleModern Warfare 3
    Achievements IT'S OVER 9000!
    Well since we are going with community involvement I say we have a few nominations followed by a poll. Thoughts?

    8 years and counting!

  29. #50
    Super Moderator
    Admartian's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2006
    Location
    New Zealand
    PSN ID
    admartian
    Age
    26
    Posts
    12,326
    Rep Power
    124
    Points
    30,870 (0 Banked)
    Items ArsenalVitaUser name styleSteamPS3 Slim
    Achievements IT'S OVER 9000!
    Quote Originally Posted by justintheman87 View Post
    Well since we are going with community involvement I say we have a few nominations followed by a poll. Thoughts?
    Probably the best way to go about it.

Thread Information

Users Browsing this Thread

There are currently 1 users browsing this thread. (0 members and 1 guests)

Bookmarks

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts

PSU

Playstation Universe

Reproduction in whole or in part in any form or medium without express written permission of Abstract Holdings International Ltd. prohibited.
Use of this site is governed by our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

vBCredits II Deluxe v2.1.0 (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2010-2014 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.