FREEDOM OF SPEECH - EXCEPT WHEN THERE IS A POWER-HUNGRY MODERATOR LURKING


By: George Moore, January 2021 In the free world, we can say pretty much whatever we want, we can be whoever we want to be. But for some reason, the second we join groups on Facebook we seem to give up these freedoms – and we do so willingly.

If you aren’t up to speed on what’s being hotly debated regarding pool-related Facebook groups these days, it’s power-hungry-trigger-happy moderators. Many claim they are killing the intended good vibe in these groups. The members are scared to make any small mistake. Scared that they will be banned and ridiculed. Not just banned from that group, OH NO - these mini dictators may very well ban you from ALL groups they are moderating. Or even worse; put you on one of those blacklists. Sometimes without you even knowing. Not offering you a fair chance to plead your case. Once they put you th