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Old 12-23-2008   #1
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Changing User Names

Ok, so I'm wanting to change my username again. But when I change my name, I have to fork over over 10,000 points.

Jason gets to change his name for free. Other people only have to hand over 1,000 points, and some people even less.

Can somone explain to me why?
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Old 12-23-2008   #2
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Re: Changing User Names

Maybe because famous ones need to pay more so not so famous ones are geting it cheaper. ;)
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Old 12-23-2008   #3
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Re: Changing User Names

/lame.

I want a real answer. lol.
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Old 12-23-2008   #4
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Re: Changing User Names

Mh.. maybe the prices got changed from time to time? Or someone used his power to get it himself for free.. or.. uh.. don't know..

We should ask the weasely one.
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Old 12-23-2008   #5
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lol. i'm waiting for a mod to reply. the weasly one? lol.
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Old 12-23-2008   #6
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Re: Changing User Names

Moderators don't get the benefit of using points. They're completely useless to us...hence why I periodically give mine away.
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Old 12-23-2008   #7
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Re: Changing User Names

I see. Well, why are the usernames different prices for some?
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Old 12-23-2008   #8
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Re: Changing User Names

I have no earthly idea.
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Old 12-24-2008   #9
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Re: Changing User Names

well...i'd like an answer from someone. lol. if some people can change their usernames for only 10 points, I don't want to have to spend 10 thousand points...
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Old 12-24-2008   #10
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Re: Changing User Names

True, that's bullshit. Make it either very expensive or very cheap for everyone.
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Re: Changing User Names

I've mentioned this several times before.

If you want to change your username, PM me about it and I will temporarily lower the cost to change it to something like 10 points. I believe it is fair that users should be allowed to change their names from time to time.

However, in order to avoid people abusing the change usernames feature, the 10,000 point price will remain.

So if you see yourself online at the same time as me, just PM me and I'll change it for you.

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On the other hand, I think it might not be a bad idea to wait until after the votes for 2008 Almost Smart members are tallied. But if you insist on doing it now, I should be hear for about another 20 minutes.

It is 4:40pm Eastern.
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Re: Changing User Names

Or you can PM any of the mods if you see any of us online.
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Re: Changing User Names

That works too so long as the moderator you PM knows how to change the cost.

And perhaps any mod who doesn't can PM me so I can explain it to them. =P
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Re: Changing User Names

Uh, it's really easy, no explanation needed.
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Old 12-25-2008   #15
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Re: Changing User Names

but nooooo. jason is the almostsmart know-it-all mod. lol. and jason, you spelled "here" "h-e-a-r".
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Re: Changing User Names

Well, hear's a good thing that you could try....

Actually, I can't think of anything, just wanted to say hear.

Hear hear hear hear hear.
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Re: Changing User Names

Forgive me for making a mistake.
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