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by Mod Aqua
Wed Jul 21, 2021 5:24 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Join the mod team! 2021 PF1 Forum Moderation Team recruitment
Replies: 2
Views: 106

Re: Join the mod team! 2021 PF1 Forum Moderation Team recruitment

Does this mean I'm finally getting promoted from tea duty?
by Mod Aqua
Wed Jul 21, 2021 4:36 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Forum verdict on the Hamilton/Verstappen collision
Replies: 459
Views: 15194

Re: Forum verdict on the Hamilton/Verstappen collision

The Rosberg stuff has drifted completely off topic now, if you want to continue discussing that, take it to its own thread (if you really think it's worth going over yet again!)
by Mod Aqua
Mon Jul 19, 2021 12:55 am
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: 2021 British Grand Prix Race Thread
Replies: 490
Views: 15402

Re: 2021 British Grand Prix Race Thread

Just a note to say that so far no spokesperson or high level team employee or pundit has suggested that Hamilton deliberately hit Verstappen, not even Christian Horner. Until that situation changes, suggesting that Hamilton deliberately hit Verstappen is potentially libellous and people should refr...
by Mod Aqua
Mon Jul 19, 2021 12:45 am
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: 2021 British Grand Prix Race Thread
Replies: 490
Views: 15402

Re: 2021 British Grand Prix Race Thread

Just a note to say that so far no spokesperson or high level team employee or pundit has suggested that Hamilton deliberately hit Verstappen, not even Christian Horner. Until that situation changes, suggesting that Hamilton deliberately hit Verstappen is potentially libellous and people should refr...
by Mod Aqua
Mon Jul 19, 2021 12:45 am
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Forum verdict on the Hamilton/Verstappen collision
Replies: 459
Views: 15194

Re: Forum verdict on the Hamilton/Verstappen collision

Just a note to say that so far no spokesperson or high level team employee or pundit has suggested that Hamilton deliberately hit Verstappen, not even Christian Horner. Until that situation changes, suggesting that Hamilton deliberately hit Verstappen is potentially libellous and people should refr...
by Mod Aqua
Mon Jul 19, 2021 12:44 am
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Uncharacteristic errors from Hamilton and Verstappen
Replies: 439
Views: 17504

Re: Uncharacteristic errors from Hamilton and Verstappen

Just a note to say that so far no spokesperson or high level team employee or pundit has suggested that Hamilton deliberately hit Verstappen, not even Christian Horner. Until that situation changes, suggesting that Hamilton deliberately hit Verstappen is potentially libellous and people should refr...
by Mod Aqua
Mon Jul 19, 2021 12:34 am
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Will Hamilton reach his century of wins in 2021?
Replies: 49
Views: 2697

Re: Will Hamilton reach his century of wins in 2021?

Hopefully the mods will shortly pull up language like this. As I said in another thread using the term Brits to consolidate them all as one is no different to using any other nationality, colour or religion to do it. The mods will certainly pull up on something here. The first is to point out that ...
by Mod Aqua
Sun Jul 18, 2021 7:42 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Forum verdict on the Hamilton/Verstappen collision
Replies: 459
Views: 15194

Re: Forum verdict on the Hamilton/Verstappen collision

Ok, let's stop the nationalistic baiting and focus on the facts and the topic at hand. I don't want this thread to end up delivering on the OP's self fulfilling prophecy.
by Mod Aqua
Fri Jul 09, 2021 2:25 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: COVID responses of different countries.
Replies: 7
Views: 452

Re: COVID responses of different countries.

Technnically, this thread does go against our policy on COVID discussion. That being said, it is inevitable that people will want to discuss the situations beyond how they affect the Grand Prixs as it is affecting our lives. So the thread will be allowed, for now, providing the discussion stays pro...
by Mod Aqua
Thu Jul 08, 2021 8:30 am
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: 2021 Australian GP Cancelled - Confirmed
Replies: 16
Views: 917

Re: 2021 Australian GP Cancelled - Confirmed

This is basically getting to a 3 wheels outside, 1 wheel with the rim of the tread on the white line, situation with regards to the guidelines we set for COVID related discussion. While there is a lot of relevance to the future of the GP, talking about how Australia might respond to future situatio...
by Mod Aqua
Tue Jul 06, 2021 8:57 am
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Planet-F1 Forum Rules (updated July 21st, 2021)
Replies: 12
Views: 10917

Re: Planet-F1 Forum Rules (updated June 28th, 2021)

Added notes about our policy on posting about the COVID-19 pandemic.
by Mod Aqua
Tue Jul 06, 2021 8:43 am
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: 2021 Australian GP Cancelled - Confirmed
Replies: 16
Views: 917

Re: 2021 Australian GP Cancelled - Confirmed

A reminder that this thread is SOLELY to discuss the Australian Grand Prix, its cancellation and feasibility of future events. It is not a thread to discuss the wider COVID-19 epidemic , or to comment or pass judgement on COVID policy. We operate a zero tolerance policy towards this as we are not q...
by Mod Aqua
Fri Jul 02, 2021 4:10 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: 2021 Styrian Grand Prix Race Thread
Replies: 144
Views: 6092

Re: 2021 Styrian Grand Prix Race Thread

When will I stop reading the title of this thread as "2021 Syrian Grand Prix Race Thread"... I thought you were commenting on how the only discussion was now about safety in F1, and only realised what you were actually commenting on after I split all those posts into their own thread! Anyway, the V...
by Mod Aqua
Fri Jul 02, 2021 4:08 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Was Verstappen's finish line burnout unsafe? (split from Styrian race thread)
Replies: 28
Views: 430

Re: Was Verstappen's finish line burnout unsafe? (split from Styrian race thread)

Split this from the race thread as it had become a dominant discussion so warranted its own thread.
by Mod Aqua
Wed Jun 30, 2021 7:16 am
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: FEEDBACK THREAD
Replies: 3821
Views: 1252482

Re: FEEDBACK THREAD

The main site is completely out of our remit, you can pretty much consider the forum as a seperate entity entirely at this point. If the Vuukle stuff on the main site isn't for you, perhaps consider spending more time in here? ;) This is where I spend most of my time anyway - just a bit quiet, but ...
by Mod Aqua
Mon Jun 28, 2021 4:33 am
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Planet-F1 Forum Rules (updated July 21st, 2021)
Replies: 12
Views: 10917

Re: Planet-F1 Forum Rules (updated June 23rd, 2021)

Added a notes on changing your forum username.
by Mod Aqua
Sun Jun 20, 2021 9:52 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: American grand prix.
Replies: 2
Views: 243

Re: American grand prix.

I think this is the first time a thread has gone off topic in the second sentence of the original post.
by Mod Aqua
Sun Jun 20, 2021 4:55 am
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Who is the fastest driver in F1 right now?
Replies: 129
Views: 6802

Re: Who is the fastest driver in F1 right now?

You're a wonderful debater who makes excellent points. :lol: You edit your post massively later (without a note stating the edits) and make it seem like I didn't address your point. I did (and quoted your whole original post), there was just nothing in your post to debate against. No, I was typing ...
by Mod Aqua
Sun Jun 20, 2021 4:48 am
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Red Bull's Bendy Rear Wing (split from FIA and Mercedes)
Replies: 196
Views: 8541

Re: Red Bull's Bendy Rear Wing (split from FIA and Mercedes)

We are putting a stop to the incessant accusations of bias. Technically everyone is 'biased' in some form of another, but simply having a different interpretation of how the regulations should be enforced is NOT being 'biased' Shouting down anyone who disagrees with you is not constructive to the t...
by Mod Aqua
Fri Jun 04, 2021 6:58 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Hamilton vs Schumacher and their contemporaries (split from Official Hamilton Thread)
Replies: 1535
Views: 47692

Re: Hamilton vs Schumacher and their contemporaries (split from Official Hamilton Thread)

More... “Michael was always empathetic in dealing with the mechanics and team members, he motivated everyone, knew birthday dates by heart and asked about family and children,” Norbert Haug said. In terms of the ability to work with a team and build unity around him, Haug’s words about Schumacher f...
by Mod Aqua
Sun May 23, 2021 5:43 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: How to solve a problem like Monaco...
Replies: 85
Views: 3683

Re: How to solve a problem like Monaco...

We are barely qualified to discuss F1. We are definitely not qualified to analyse sea level and climate change data. F1Tyrant's post was clearly a joke. Branching it into a discussion about climate change is obviously off topic... So it goes without saying to nip that offshoot in the bud. How do yo...
by Mod Aqua
Sun May 23, 2021 5:34 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: How to solve a problem like Monaco...
Replies: 85
Views: 3683

Re: How to solve a problem like Monaco...

We are barely qualified to discuss F1. We are definitely not qualified to analyse sea level and climate change data. F1Tyrant's post was clearly a joke. Branching it into a discussion about climate change is obviously off topic... So it goes without saying to nip that offshoot in the bud. How do yo...
by Mod Aqua
Sun May 23, 2021 5:27 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: How to solve a problem like Monaco...
Replies: 85
Views: 3683

Re: How to solve a problem like Monaco...

We are barely qualified to discuss F1. We are definitely not qualified to analyse sea level and climate change data. F1Tyrant's post was clearly a joke. Branching it into a discussion about climate change is obviously off topic... So it goes without saying to nip that offshoot in the bud.
by Mod Aqua
Mon May 17, 2021 6:45 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Rank the Wingmen
Replies: 38
Views: 1815

Rank the Wingmen

I was asked to run this sortable poll by Alienturnedhuman. In their own words, which I have not edited in any way: Basically, with the discussion of Hamilton vs Schumacher people are discussing over how their competition stacked up and how their good their support drivers were etc... so I thought it...
by Mod Aqua
Fri May 14, 2021 4:42 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Red Bull's Bendy Rear Wing (split from FIA and Mercedes)
Replies: 196
Views: 8541

Re: Red Bull's Bendy Rear Wing (split from FIA and Mercedes)

Let's keep the discussion on the facts please, this petty squabbling is dragging the thread into the mud. From now on, if people are going to make controversial accusations, they should provide a credible source (ie, a reputable F1 publication, or F1 personality) You don't put a fire out by throwin...
by Mod Aqua
Tue Apr 20, 2021 7:16 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Mercedes vs Red Bull - 2021
Replies: 641
Views: 32281

Re: Mercedes vs Red Bull - 2021

This is a Mercedes vs Red Bull thread, not a who said what thread.
by Mod Aqua
Tue Apr 13, 2021 6:44 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Help please you kind Pf1ers
Replies: 55
Views: 1487

Re: Help please you kind Pf1ers

Ok, I have updated this to a sortable poll. Message me if it doesn't work...
by Mod Aqua
Mon Mar 29, 2021 1:57 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Hamilton's Sportsmanship (split from Bahrain 2021 Race Thread)
Replies: 122
Views: 5845

Re: Hamilton's Sportsmanship (split from Bahrain 2021 Race Thread)

Probably going to regret this, but if you all are so keen on bringing up Crashgate and Liegate, let's at least not derail the main race thread with it...
by Mod Aqua
Sun Mar 28, 2021 2:49 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Now TV coverage in UK (updated for 2021)
Replies: 132
Views: 52039

Re: Now TV coverage in UK (updated for 2021)

Discussing ways around georestrictions is against the forum rules. While it's not uncommon knowledge, we can't allow explicit discussion here.
by Mod Aqua
Thu Mar 25, 2021 1:40 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: FEEDBACK THREAD
Replies: 3821
Views: 1252482

Re: Which team has the best driver pairing?

Post moved from "Which team has the best driver pairing" : https://forum.planetf1.com/viewtopic.php?f=3&t=16244 RBR v Merc is interesting. I don't think many people would say Verstappen is BETTER than Hamilton, so presumably it means Perez is considered better than Bottas. Unless people have factor...
by Mod Aqua
Thu Mar 25, 2021 11:45 am
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Which team has the best driver pairing?
Replies: 128
Views: 6405

Re: Which team has the best driver pairing?

I think that it's natural that a thread discussing driver abilities is going to involve digging into the abilities, but if you feel it has been derailed, the correct thing to do is to report it - not complain that you think it is being derailed, because that *is* derailing it. That being said: Don'...
by Mod Aqua
Wed Mar 24, 2021 6:26 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: FEEDBACK THREAD
Replies: 3821
Views: 1252482

Re: FEEDBACK THREAD

Just to clarify, the post was not just removed for those reasons, as it broke one of the forum red line rules as well as several of our posting ettiquette guideliness, and that is the reason it was removed. Given the amount of work involved in removing it, given the number of posts and outdated phpB...
by Mod Aqua
Wed Mar 24, 2021 4:12 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: FEEDBACK THREAD
Replies: 3821
Views: 1252482

Re: FEEDBACK THREAD

Tufty wrote:
Wed Mar 24, 2021 3:57 pm
Just a heads up to the mods: I've referenced (but not quoted or condoned) overgeared in the DTS thread. If you want to remove the comment that's fair, but I hope it's within the rules and limits of the thread.

DOLOMITE, have you got an adblocker?
Given the context your comment is fine.
by Mod Aqua
Wed Mar 24, 2021 2:37 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: The Official Pierre Gasly Thread
Replies: 4
Views: 542

Re: The Official Pierre Gasly Thread

DOLOMITE wrote:
Wed Mar 24, 2021 10:45 am
Mods, I couldn't see an Official thread for Gasly, but please merge if there is one.
If there was one, it was well hidden, and this is the official thread now...
by Mod Aqua
Wed Mar 24, 2021 2:33 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Drive to Survive: Season 3
Replies: 54
Views: 4120

Re: Drive to Survive: Season 3

That's enough of that. Unless an allegation with evidence comes from a credible source from within the paddock, there is to be no more discussion about the "Hamilton paid off Netflix not to show George Russell" conspiracy theory, that appears to have originated in this thread. And a reminder if any...
by Mod Aqua
Fri Mar 19, 2021 8:41 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Which team has the best driver pairing?
Replies: 128
Views: 6405

Which team has the best driver pairing?

This poll was requested - and it's a good one. With so many strong driver pairings - how do you rank them? Alfa Romeo Kimi Räikkönen Antonio Giovinazzi Alpha Tauri Pierre Gasly Yuki Tsunoda Alpine Fernando Alonso Esteban Ocon Aston Martin Sebastian Vettel Lance Stroll Ferrari Charles Leclerc Carlos ...
by Mod Aqua
Fri Mar 19, 2021 8:21 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Button is better than Hamilton in the wet - True or False?
Replies: 54
Views: 2637

Re: Button is better than Hamilton in the wet - True or False?

Ok, enough time has passed on this so I think we can unlock it.
by Mod Aqua
Tue Mar 16, 2021 6:25 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: FEEDBACK THREAD
Replies: 3821
Views: 1252482

Re: FEEDBACK THREAD

mikeyg123 wrote:
Tue Mar 16, 2021 11:39 am
Mod Aqua, could we please have one of your fancy polls for trying to guess the pecking order of the teams going into the first race?
Done!

viewtopic.php?f=3&t=16241
by Mod Aqua
Tue Mar 16, 2021 6:25 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Rank the pecking order for the first race
Replies: 20
Views: 1638

Rank the pecking order for the first race

As requested, here is a poll to people to rank the cars by speed - from fastest to slowest - for the first race.

Basically, guess the pecking order you think the teams will be in come the first race.
by Mod Aqua
Fri Mar 12, 2021 10:52 am
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Rank the liveries for the 2021 Season
Replies: 16
Views: 1021

Re: Rank the liveries for the 2021 Season

I think the forum is a bit slow, after I voted the results took a good few seconds to load up while the thread was there almost instantly Ah, the poll is created with Javascript (because these sortable polls are a hack I added that uses the built in poll to store the data), and this Javascript only...