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Having a quiet afternoon at work (skiving), unfortunatley all websites I would like to get onto other than this one are blocked! I have just spent the last half hour laughing out loud at some of th…
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7y, 4m agoPosted 7 years, 4 months ago
Having a quiet afternoon at work (skiving), unfortunatley all websites I would like to get onto other than this one are blocked!

I have just spent the last half hour laughing out loud at some of the 'chat' on Misc! Why do people take a deals website so seriously? They talk about 'friends' on here...surely people don't class their 'cyber HUKD pals' as real friends? All this talk of PM'in each other, chatting on MSN really etc etc ETC is just creepy. We keep telling kids not to talk to STRANGERS on the internet...but it seems even the oldies are at it!

Read something about cyber bullying/gossiping as well...PUL-LEESE...anyone who give out enough information on a deals website (or even worse via a PM) to a STRANGER deserves to be 'talked out'...on the other hand why anyone would care that the were being talking about by a STRANGER fup only knows!

Que loads of posts by members who are 'friends' with each other and excessive use of the words babe/hunni/sweetie LMAO
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7y, 4m agoPosted 7 years, 4 months ago
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#1
you seen all the flirting threads etc
#2
LOL

http://www.grimeforum.com/forum/images/smilies/2009/popcorn.gif
#3
Who/What is "fup"? :?
#4
Is the green eyed monster coming out cos youv got none??? lol
banned#5
This place is just a place that people go to let out their feelings etc..

It is open 24 hours a day and has over 200,000 members, people form friendships with people they have something in common with like children etc...
#6
StevenA2000_uk
Who/What is "fup"? :?


Fair Usage Policy?

I think many ISP's have them lol
#7
lol well said. If I had a sparkly gif as my avatar I'd have repped you op or at the very least put a luurvely little yellow guy blowing rainbow kisses at you.
#8
PhearFactor
Fair Usage Policy?

I think many ISP's have them lol


Agreed. Fair Use Policy on telling strangers personal info sounds reasonable on here. :w00t:
#9
But some of the chat or need for help is just so touching: http://www.hotukdeals.com/item/493071/bg1-big-g-needs-your-advice ;-)

Surely a good psychiatrist could sign up to HUKD for these people :roll:
#10
DLM
This place is just a place that people go to let out their feelings etc..

It is open 24 hours a day and has over 200,000 members, people form friendships with people they have something in common with like children etc...


+1 and it also enables people to pass on tips and other helpfull things to others. I must say my life is good for being a member of HUKD and I have saved a fortune as well.

Everyone has an opinion and this is mine :)
#11
I agree with you...It is only a deal site..It made me laugh someone wanted to donate to the site and asked others to..I though hang on a min if its a penny saved this site would say its a great deal so donations are a no no.= when penny pinching is the aim!
#12
gr8h8me
I agree with you...It is only a deal site..It made me laugh someone [COLOR="Red"]wanted to donate to the site[/COLOR] and asked others to..I though hang on a min if its a penny saved this site would say its a great deal so donations are a no no.= when penny pinching is the aim!


I'm sure Paul (admin) makes a FORTUNE in refferal links every time you go to a deal :thumbsup:
banned#13
mikebike
+1 and it also enables people to pass on tips and other helpfull things to others. I must say my life is good for being a member of HUKD and I have saved a fortune as well.

Everyone has an opinion and this is mine :)


I hope you are well Mike and your wife is too x x
#14
StevenA2000_uk;6526289
Who/What is "fup"? :?

The fup is....hmmm can't explain it without...oh I can...
fup = x***

lol
#15
DLM;6526296
This place is just a place that people go to let out their feelings etc..

It is open 24 hours a day and has over 200,000 members, people form friendships with people they have something in common with like children etc...

'let out feelings'...I nearly vomited there...surely if you have to talk about feelings you should do that in private with..I don't know...er...your family/friends??!!!
#16
DLM
I hope you are well Mike and your wife is too x x


Thanks yes we are both fine and you? xx
#17
ants97;6526325
lol well said. If I had a sparkly gif as my avatar I'd have repped you op or at the very least put a luurvely little yellow guy blowing rainbow kisses at you.

LMAO...and I'd give you a cyber hug if it wasn't just WRONG!!!!!
banned#18
mikebike
Thanks yes we are both fine and you? xx


I am ok, I might be getting promoted through my work.

Life is ok at the moment x x
#19
chunky
'let out feelings'...I nearly vomited there...surely if you have to talk about feelings you should do that in private with..I don't know...er...your family/friends??!!!


if you think thats bad take a wander into that congrats on 5 million posts nonsense thread. dear god I almost vomitted up my kneecaps.
banned#20
chunky
'let out feelings'...I nearly vomited there...surely if you have to talk about feelings you should do that in private with..I don't know...er...your family/friends??!!!


What if your family & friends are at work?

What if the problem is your family & friends?
banned#21
Chunky, why are you on this website?
#22
DLM
I am ok, I might be getting promoted through my work.

Life is ok at the moment x x


Good to hear the news promotion is great fingers crossed:thumbsup: glad life is good too xx
#23
chunky;6526414
'let out feelings'...I nearly vomited there...surely if you have to talk about feelings you should do that in private with..I don't know...er...your family/friends??!!!

some people have friends on here...maybe even family...
banned#24
mikebike
Good to hear the news promotion is great fingers crossed:thumbsup: glad life is good too xx


Thank you, have a great weekend x x
#25
mikebike;6526342
+1 and it also enables people to pass on tips and other helpfull things to others. I must say my life is good for being a member of HUKD and I have saved a fortune as well.

Everyone has an opinion and this is mine :)

I totally agree with you that HUKD is a great website, my point is that the misc part of the website (alot of the time) isn't about 'passing on tips and other helpful things' .... It people wanting a big group cyber hug over them missing a bus or asking what they are up to that day...

Agreed that everyone has their own opinion...mine is that it give me the creeps!!
#26
DLM
Thank you, have a great weekend x x


You too :) xx
#27
awoodhall2003;6526486
some people have friends on here...maybe even family...

So they choose to communicate through an open deals forum instead of phoning, emailing, msn'ing or....wait for it....speaking to each other face to face...yip thats creepy too!!
#28
chunky
I totally agree with you that HUKD is a great website, my point is that the misc part of the website (alot of the time) isn't about 'passing on tips and other helpful things' .... It people wanting a big group cyber hug over them missing a bus or asking what they are up to that day...

Agreed that everyone has their own opinion...mine is that it give me the creeps!!


Thanks for explaining yourself further and in some ways i think you could be correct at times but sometimes people need the interaction and maybe the struggle to make friends in the real world is to difficult.
But as before i thankyou for your honest opinion.

Have a good wekend!
#29
Face to face??? Now your going a step too far lol
#30
i have met a few people from here and all very nice nothing weird about them at all :)
#31
DLM;6526470
Chunky, why are you on this website?

What a weird question? Hotukdeals.com - does the title not give it away?
I would have a look on the website if I wanted to buy something to see if there was a better price, I sometimes buy things I see and don't normally need. I have sumbitted deals and asked for information before 'eg where to go or where to get something'. I have also sold a few things.
As per my original post, this is also one of the very few websites that isn't blocked at my work!
Enough sharing????
banned#32
The OP seems like a classic hypocrite to me lol

Maybe you should practice what you preach perhaps

You have to bear in mind most of the population dont go to work these days so have a lot of time to fill :)
banned#33
chunky
What a weird question? Hotukdeals.com - does the title not give it away?
I would have a look on the website if I wanted to buy something to see if there was a better price, I sometimes buy things I see and don't normally need. I have sumbitted deals and asked for information before 'eg where to go or where to get something'. I have also sold a few things.
As per my original post, this is also one of the very few websites that isn't blocked at my work!
Enough sharing????


http://www.hotukdeals.com/item/481105/quitting-smoking-argh?p=6306761#post6306761

Maybe you should start smoking again, it might lift your mood :thumbsup:
#34
Linzilou81;6526598
Face to face??? Now your going a step too far lol

Sorry REAL people face to face...apologies...that was just crazy talk!
#35
chunky;6526618
What a weird question? Hotukdeals.com - does the title not give it away?
I would have a look on the website if I wanted to buy something to see if there was a better price, I sometimes buy things I see and don't normally need. I have sumbitted deals and asked for information before 'eg where to go or where to get something'. I have also sold a few things.
As per my original post, this is also one of the very few websites that isn't blocked at my work!
Enough sharing????

it is in the title...but if this site was dedicated to only deals then there would not be a 'misc' and thus the owner knows that if you want more traffic, more people checking the deals, more people using the clickthroughs thus more money then he knows he has to let relations grow and encourage people to stay on the site as much as possible!
#36
DLM;6526640
http://www.hotukdeals.com/item/481105/quitting-smoking-argh?p=6306761#post6306761

Maybe you should start smoking again, it might lift your mood :thumbsup:

LMAO!! Can't see any advice asking/friend making there?!! Although slighty stalkerish that you took the time to go through previous posts lol!! I feel special...can we be cyber friends...pllleeeaassee?!!!!!!
banned#37
chunky
LMAO!! Can't see any advice asking/friend making there?!! Although slighty stalkerish that you took the time to go through previous posts lol!! I feel special...can we be cyber friends...pllleeeaassee?!!!!!!


I just wondered what you actually came on here to do.

I don't think I can be your cyber friend.

You don't hug & kiss me enough :-D
#38
awoodhall2003;6526653
it is in the title...but if this site was dedicated to only deals then there would not be a 'misc' and thus the owner knows that if you want more traffic, more people checking the deals, more people using the clickthroughs thus more money then he knows he has to let relations grow and encourage people to stay on the site as much as possible!

Hmmm...good point well made!!
#39
chunky;6526718
Hmmm...good point well made!!

business is business...
#40
DLM;6526711
I just wondered what you actually came on here to do.

I don't think I can be your cyber friend.

You don't hug & kiss me enough :-D

This is true, but to be fair I don't hug and kiss anyone enough lol! Not the way I was brought up and it kinda just stuck.
Apologies for the sarcasm.
I think I will just try my best to avoid the HDUK love in's even though they are almost impossible to avoid.
Honestly I don't know one single person that goes on the the was some people do on here!!

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