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Open Government Dialogue Site Needs Rework

This site over the past few days shows the potential for abuse of any electronic forum. In my opinion, the site should be frozen, with only voting or commenting on posts allowed. Since the brainstorming session was supposed to have ended anyway... A new site should be developed that provides a lot more protection against spamming ideas over and over. There is a lot that one can do with the concept of electronic karma ...more »

Submitted by (@davidlanger)

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Ad powerful filtering engines to this site to stop the insult and nonesense

There is quite a lot of typical "Obama-liar-racist-nazi"- nonesense out there, which makes it very difficult and pretty annoying for people who have real ideas and know how to discuss the civilised way. Please, please add something like a team of moderators, who delete nonsens and obvious insults. Free speech is everyone's right, but people who spam or insult should be thrown out, banned and prosecuted if they are have ...more »

Submitted by (@mac.mattes)

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7 votes
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Site Moderation

This place really needs moderators to deal with the spam.

Submitted by (@ladyhawktwo)

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Making Data More Accessible

THIS IS SPAM AND I WANT OUT!

This email is so large that it blocks my email client and I want it to stop! As far as I can tell, it is also in violation of CANSPAM which states: "It requires that your email give recipients an opt-out method. You must provide a return email address or another Internet-based response mechanism that allows a recipient to ask you not to send future email messages to that email address, and you must honor the requests. ...more »

Submitted by (@dan0007)

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Rulemaking

Stop spamming this site birth certificate requests

Create ONE entry and tell all your buddies to vote that ONE up. It will make a better statement than you frequent, redundant posting.

Submitted by (@josh002)

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Spammers

I'm beginning to suspect that certain people have multiple e-mail addresses and are using them to spam here. I have no ideas on how to counter this, short of doing the same. So this should be a place for ideas on how to counteract this practice.

Submitted by (@pcbcraft)

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