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Why can't a post just be a smilie?

Old 09-20-15, 12:34 PM
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Why can't a post just be a smilie?

It says you have to have at least three characters to make a post. and thus certain smilies don't qualify.

why is that?
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Old 09-20-15, 12:44 PM
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Old 09-20-15, 12:50 PM
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Re: Why can't a post just be a smilie?

It's to avoid post count inflation games.

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Old 09-21-15, 04:55 PM
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Old 09-21-15, 10:08 PM
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I C wut U did dare.
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Re: Why can't a post just be a smilie?

I C D B D I'd <))))><
Do U C D B D I'd <))))>< 2?
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smh ftw
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