Have YOU ever wondered why CERTAIN PEOPLE have joined Hubpages? Of course, the

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  1. gmwilliams profile image86
    gmwilliamsposted 8 years ago

    Have YOU ever wondered why CERTAIN PEOPLE have joined Hubpages?  Of course, the

    overwhelming of people on Hubpages are wonderful, highly intelligent, fierce, and totally awesome.   However, there are OTHER kinds of people.  Well, I am just going to leave it at that!     In other words, if one cannot say anything positive about a person, do not cast any criticisms at all.

  2. DS Duby profile image91
    DS Dubyposted 8 years ago

    I would say many of those "others " are here because they thought HP would be an easy target for spam. Or Trolling ,which seems to be quite the rage these days much like hating on peoples religious beliefs of lack of religious beliefs. I'm with you though I believe most of us to be intelligent and awesome but those few that aren't seem to just seek conflict or a place to show off their wisDUMB

    1. gmwilliams profile image86
      gmwilliamsposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      Ouch, the last word is fierce, loving it!

  3. WryLilt profile image93
    WryLiltposted 8 years ago

    Haha, are you referring to people who never write hubs, just hang out in the religious and political forums?

    1. DS Duby profile image91
      DS Dubyposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      Yeah I guess I am and I'm not choosing sides either the moron club isn't prejudiced it accepts the overly hateful atheists and the overly defensive Christians. I just don't see why they can't just worry about themselves and leave everyone else alone

  4. samnashy profile image81
    samnashyposted 8 years ago

    I'm quite new and so far have only met good people. I didn't realize people just put nasty commens on some forums.  I guess they feel the need o vent their anger or frustration and feel safe doing it from their computer.  Luckily, most people are great, imaginative, bright, funny and interesting.

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    Larry Wallposted 8 years ago

    Yes I have wondered and I have wondered why HP does not attack this issue by insisting on a minimum number of Hubs every quarter, six months or whatever to show that the person is interested in contributing something. If they do not meet the quota, they they should be banned.

    Also, I think more information needs to be included in the profile. Are you working or a student. What is your primary area of interest. What part of the world do you live in or at least what timezone. These would not be invasive questions.


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