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Old 01-11-2011, 09:22 AM   #46
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What is a sock puppet?

I hear that term once in a while. I was a bit scared to ask about it because I didnt want to look uncool in front of the other kids.

What is it?
A sock puppet is a false identity. By creating a new identity, the puppeteer can add comments that appear to be independent, backing up the puppeteer's posts from the puppeteer's original account.
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Old 01-11-2011, 11:19 AM   #47
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A sock puppet is a false identity. By creating a new identity, the puppeteer can add comments that appear to be independent, backing up the puppeteer's posts from the puppeteer's original account.
Like an imaginary friend?
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Old 01-11-2011, 11:30 AM   #48
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A sock puppet is a false identity. By creating a new identity, the puppeteer can add comments that appear to be independent, backing up the puppeteer's posts from the puppeteer's original account.
Not even my sock puppets like me. The majority of the lounge (I'd say at least 85%) is me.





Wouldnt it be a bit odd if a regular suddenly got a few single poster newbies on his or her thread cheering them on?
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Old 01-11-2011, 11:35 AM   #49
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Not even my sock puppets like me.
Stop your whining, you young whippersnapper.

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Old 01-11-2011, 11:40 AM   #50
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I'm not really Tom, people. They didnt make sock puppets back in those days.

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Old 01-11-2011, 11:43 AM   #51
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Old 01-11-2011, 12:43 PM   #52
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Wouldnt it be a bit odd if a regular suddenly got a few single poster newbies on his or her thread cheering them on?
Serious puppeteers create sock puppets well in advance, and will boost their Karma by awarding Karma back and forth between them.
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Old 01-11-2011, 12:49 PM   #53
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Like an imaginary friend?
"I had a very close relationship with this other kid growing up; I was his imaginary friend."
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Old 01-11-2011, 07:06 PM   #54
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I'm not really Tom, people. They didnt make sock puppets back in those days.
I can't believe it, you rickrolled me--and I have been your bestest socky since last May.
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Old 01-12-2011, 12:09 AM   #55
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Serious puppeteers create sock puppets well in advance, and will boost their Karma by awarding Karma back and forth between them.
Wow. That takes some serious planning!

I can barely keep up my blog and my real life.
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Old 01-12-2011, 06:43 AM   #56
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Wow. That takes some serious planning!

I can barely keep up my blog and my real life.
You have a real life that gets in the way of a blog .... wow
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Old 01-12-2011, 09:16 PM   #57
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I can barely keep up my blog and my real life.
You have a blog? I can barely keep up with my real life.
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Old 01-12-2011, 10:58 PM   #59
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Old 01-16-2011, 02:19 AM   #60
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I might as well post my question in this thread. I was trying to work out Karma.

I apologise to all who have said something deserving of Karma as I've never clicked on that button once. However, I have Karma and I don't know why/how.

Is there a way you can check at what time, at what place and for what reason you were awarded Karma?

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