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I find shadow banning disgusting. Makes me angry to have legitimate thoughts silenced through some simple switch just because of some temporary "undesired" behavior caused by my nature of having a plethora of emotions that varies depending on many factors.



I do not like it either but the main use for it in forums I have been involved in was to protect the forum from being destroyed by mentally ill users and the people responding to their incoherent rants. Banning them never worked.


> I find shadow banning disgusting.

Then you are too young to remember Mentifex




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