Proposed Rule Changes Thread

04-01-2013, 06:16 PM

• Post any suggestion that you may have to improve MTF in a new thread here ( The suggestions will be moved to this post so that everyone can see the suggestions. If your suggestion is long, you may be asked to create a brief summary of it.
• Moderator bashing will be deleted and infracted as per Rule 11.
• Posting about “unfair” infractions that you have received in the past will be deleted and infracted as per Rule 19.
• The current rules can be found here (

As suggestions are created this thread will look like the following to ensure that all members are aware of the suggestions.

Rule Change Proposal #1

Representation of the global regions in the mods camp. (

Rule Change Proposal #2

Eliminate the Permanent Ban (

Rule Change Proposal #3

Keep the Permanent Ban (

Rule Change Proposal #4

Moderators Look Back at Old Posts in Closed Threads (

Rule Change Proposal #5

Objectivity and Consistancy (

Rule Change Proposal #6

Transparency (

Rule Change Proposal #7

Moderator Elections (

Rule Change Proposal #8

Bring Back the ACC (

Rule Change Proposal #9

Return the Roasting Threads (

Rule Change Proposal #10

Change Moderating Style (

Rule Change Proposal #11

Accumulation of Infractions (

Rule Change Proposal #12

Forums run by Democracy (

Rule Change Proposal #13

Bigger Pictures (

Rule Change Proposal #14

Get Context for Warnings and Infractions (

Rule Change Proposal #15

Uttering Threats (

Rule Change Proposal #16

Bashing Players (

Rule Change Proposal #17

Doping Allegations Punishment (

Rule Change Proposal #18

Moderation Feedback (

This thread will remain until April 15th, at which time, the suggestions will be discussed by the moderators and administrators. Moderators and administrators may choose to ask other members about their opinions or reasons for wanting certain changes. The process will be reviewed at that time to decide what will happen in the future. People will still be able to suggest changes.

04-02-2013, 12:49 AM
Amendment 1

Suggestions 1 - 6 added
Clarification on the date April 15th - That is the day that moderators will begin discussing amongst themselves and with select posters. Suggestions will most likely continue after that date.

04-05-2013, 10:48 PM
Amendment 2

Suggestions 7 - 15 Added

04-09-2013, 12:12 AM
Amendment 3

Suggestions 16 and 17 added
If anyone has an opinion but does not want to post it in a thread, they may send a PM to myself or another administrator.

04-14-2013, 02:33 PM
Amendment 4

Added suggestions 18.

04-15-2013, 08:31 PM
As it is April 15th, the suggestions outlined in the first post will be discussed by admin, supermoderators, moderators over the next week or so.

04-23-2013, 01:29 AM
Amendment 5

Decisions have been made and posted in the specific threads.

In one weeks time, the threads in the original post will be moved to a lower post in Amendment 6.