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Free Republic Policy/Q&A (General/Chat)

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  • Back on Free Republic!

    02/03/2021 10:43:26 AM PST · by wildflower girl · 22 replies
    Hi all- I had a completly obsolete Email for this place so I finally just started a new name- I used to be flower girl I am a long time lurker like since the late to mid 90's ladt time I remember posting was with Hurricane Katrina! any idea if there is a way to see my old comments? new name is wildflower girl
  • Free Republic Could Have Been More Popular Than Twitter And Worth A Billion 10 Years Before Twitter

    01/24/2021 3:55:28 PM PST · by Artaniss · 78 replies
    1/24/2021 | Me
    I was with FR even before my sign up date states. Lost my password and couldn't retrieve it back then. God bless Jim Robinson but with a little effort, allowing "likes" and a little advertising, etc. FR would be worth billions.
  • What does the US Constitution say about removing a president who is out of office?

    01/23/2021 12:38:04 AM PST · by Sidebar Moderator · 204 replies
    FR ^ | 1/23/21 | Sidebar Monitor
    What does the US Constitution say about removing a president who is out of office? And who presides over this farce? The Constitution says the Chief Justice will preside over a trial of the "president". BUT TRUMP is now a private citizen. Joe Biden is president.
  • Deletion Of Our Posting History

    01/08/2021 9:24:03 PM PST · by datura · 155 replies
    Free Republic ^ | 1/7/21 | Datura
    To All: Considering the times which we are in, and the extreme hate by the left, I wonder if it would be possible to wipe our posting history clean in the forum. It may become quite prudent.. I was going to just send an email to Jim about this, but I am hoping to get more input from the forum. I know I’ve said some inflammatory things during these past few months post election - and while I still hold those feelings I do not wish to somehow stand a show trial for having expressed those opinions. The left had...
  • Vanity/Time Travel: 11/27/97 - FreeRepublic Contemplates Possible Registration Form

    11/28/2020 5:51:40 PM PST · by IncPen · 28 replies
    Possible Registration Form FreeRepublic11/27/97 Jim RobinsonDear FreeRepublic User: In response to your requests for a registration process as a way to reduce the number of abusive and offensive posts, I am working on a registration form and process. Please read and comment on the "Registration and User Agreement" that follows. If anyone has suggestions on the philosophy, methodolgy or wording of the agreement please post them here. Thanks, Jim Robinson P.S. The registration process has not been implemented yet, but you can try out the form as a test if you wish. Click here to see the form. Posted by:...
  • Freerepublic Legacy, what is the plan?

    11/15/2020 9:57:00 AM PST · by big bad easter bunny · 31 replies
    When Jim announced last night he had to do an emergency move of servers, I will be honest, I was concerned with all the shenanigans going on in the world. So happy to see it up and running. Is there a plan for the future for when those who are running the site can no longer do so? If not maybe a good time to start thinking about it. Alomo-girl is gone, all that information.
  • How do i Upload and post pictures to FR? [Vanity]

    10/18/2020 11:01:14 AM PDT · by Reno89519 · 31 replies
    FreeRepublic ^ | October 18,2020 | Reno89519
    What, where, and how best to get a picture from my iPhone onto FR?
  • What Happened To Preview of Articles

    10/15/2020 5:07:30 AM PDT · by Road Warrior ‘04 · 10 replies
    Self | 10/15/2020 | Road Warrior '04
    What has happened to the first few lines of posted article not appearing on forum pages?
  • How do you all look up a free republic user's start date?

    08/31/2020 10:02:01 AM PDT · by bluescape · 84 replies
    Where do you go to check on a Freeper's info, like the date they started? I was wanting to look at my own account. I started back in the 90's I think. Been quite a while.
  • Do Bezos (Washington Post) and others have a financial stake in promoting a lockdown?

    08/25/2020 7:39:23 AM PDT · by ChiefJayStrongbow · 17 replies
    The mind of the chief | 08/24/2020 | ChiefJayStrongbow
    The lockdown is crushing small businesses as Amazon and the giant box stores, such as Walmart, Costco, Home Depot, etc. thrive. The Washington Post and other news outlets seem to actively promote the need for a lockdown, but is it even necessary? Are scare tactics being used as a cudgel to wipe out small brick and mortar competition and fundamentally transform the way we conduct commerce?
  • Systemic Racism

    08/22/2020 5:17:31 PM PDT · by LjubivojeRadosavljevic · 30 replies
    Can someone explain to me what "Systemic Racism means"? I ask this because it seems to me that it means more to 'Black Lives Matters', than it does to me.
  • How to I make CSS to make the background of my replies light green?

    08/13/2020 4:40:50 AM PDT · by ChuckR163 · 41 replies
    8/13/2020 | me
    I have Firefox with Stylus. Stylus allows me to change styling, including background colors, of certain elements on a page via CSS. I can then apply this CSS to one site only, like I'm able to change the background color of my username on this site in a reply like this: a[href*="chuckr163"] { background-color: #99d78b !important; } But how do I change the background color of my whole reply but not anyone else's reply? All replies have a CSS selector of "div.a2" but I don't want to color all replies, just my own replies. Thank you!
  • Can Someone Explain How to Post an Image

    06/18/2020 2:22:53 PM PDT · by Jim Noble · 42 replies
    Self | June 18, 2020 | Jim Noble
    I have a comparison graph of various nations "new cases" of COVID over time I'd like to post on one of Doughty One's update thread. It's just a file on my computer, so it doesn't have a URL. You can't copy and paste images into FR, as far as I know. Can someone explain to me how to do this?
  • Caption Trump's triumphant walk flanked by SS, trailed by Javanka, K-Mac, and Bagpiper

    06/02/2020 7:12:41 AM PDT · by nwrep · 48 replies
    The White House ^ | June 1, 2020 | nwrep
  • Freerepublic - Security Error

    04/17/2020 5:59:13 PM PDT · by nwrep · 29 replies ^ | April 17, 2020 | nwrep
    I am getting a website security error on this website starting today. The first time I am seeing such an error. The website’s security certificate is not yet valid or has expired. Error Code: DLG_FLAGS_SEC_CERT_DATE_INVALID Has anyone encountered this? It keeps logging me out repeatedly. It seems that the website security certificate expired today. Please confirm. Thanks.
  • (Vanity) Is the Government Storing Our DNA Info From Chinese-Wuhan and Antibody Testing? Future Privacy Concerns

    04/10/2020 10:09:38 AM PDT · by setter · 18 replies
    Myself | April 10, 2020 | Setter
    I have not seen this subject brought up anywhere. Is the gov't recording and filing all of these Chinese- Wuhan Virus test, antibody test etc. Tens of millions of these test will be performed, maybe most of the country when it is all over. Are the test being destroyed after checking for the Kung Flu? I would bet our DNA is being stored and cataloged by the gov't for future use. If so what will the gov't do with this info? Demand lifestyle chnages, Social Credit use, sterilize people with genetic defects?
  • Vanity

    03/16/2020 9:13:39 AM PDT · by Let's Roll · 22 replies
    self | March 16, 2020 | Let's Roll
    Total vanity. I can't find or don't remember how to look for a link that I bookmarked. How do I do that or is that on longer an option?
  • VANITY: How to add a signature?

    03/10/2020 2:25:57 AM PDT · by Synthesist · 40 replies
    today | me
    I want to add a signature (quote) that is displayed after my FR user name on replies. I have looked through my profile settings, but can't see where I can do that. Any help would be much appreciated!
  • Jim what is the largest single donation ever made?

    01/09/2020 4:19:44 PM PST · by big bad easter bunny · 23 replies
    I would like to know how much the largest donation made to Freerepublic was? Thanks
  • Why is MadMax the Grinning Reaper suspended? What did he do?

    01/02/2020 7:33:00 PM PST · by Jacob Kell · 44 replies
    Jan 2 2020 | Me
    I just looked up his page, and it says that he has been banned or suspended. What happened? What did he do?