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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: 90
Views: 3761

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: 129
Views: 49130

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: 3805
Views: 1216379

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: 113
Views: 4199

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: 3805
Views: 1216379

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 Given the amount of work involved in removing it, given the number of posts and outdated phpB...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: 3805
Views: 1216379

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: 447

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: 51
Views: 2644

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: 113
Views: 4199

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: 2347

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: 3805
Views: 1216379

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: 15
Views: 1072

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: 859

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...
by Mod Aqua
Fri Mar 12, 2021 9:45 am
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Rank the liveries for the 2021 Season
Replies: 16
Views: 859

Re: Rank the liveries for the 2021 Season

Is there supposed to be a poll here? My first response from seeing the cars on track - The Aston Martin is a too dark shade of Green and looks grey/black in all but the very tightest shots. Looked beautiful in the render but very dull out on track. Wouldn't be surprised if they adjust the shade bef...
by Mod Aqua
Fri Mar 12, 2021 7:29 am
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Rank the liveries for the 2021 Season
Replies: 16
Views: 859

Rank the liveries for the 2021 Season

If the poll doesn't appear at first, please wait a few seconds until the page has completely finished loading. As requested, here is the "Rank the liveries" thread for the 2021 cars. As with all these polls, you must rank all the options, no equals. PM me if you encounter any bugs, but I think I se...
by Mod Aqua
Fri Mar 05, 2021 4:38 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Williams FW43B revealed!
Replies: 40
Views: 1987

Re: Williams FW43B revealed!

Agree with those who says it looks like a Codemasters game custom livery but I quite like it. I want to see all the cars on track, but after that I might do a ranking thread on what we think the nicest liveries are. Message me when Ferrari unveil their livery and I can set up an ranking poll for it.
by Mod Aqua
Mon Feb 08, 2021 11:26 am
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Hamilton signs for Mercedes
Replies: 97
Views: 3704

Re: Hamilton signs for Mercedes

You missed the opportunity to go with the thread title: "Hamilton resigns...." and then start the first paragraph with "...with Mercedes" Curious that it's only a 1 year deal - I guess this is to see what the state of play is going into the new regulations. Technically against our guidelines for no...
by Mod Aqua
Wed Jan 13, 2021 6:46 am
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Hamilton vs Schumacher and their contemporaries (split from Official Hamilton Thread)
Replies: 948
Views: 24442

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

Siao7 wrote:
Fri Jan 08, 2021 4:27 pm
Maybe we should take this conversation to another thread, not the official thread of a driver?

Don't want to sound like a party pooper, but I think it would be wiser.
Correct! I have split the majority of the conversation out now, in this this new thread
by Mod Aqua
Wed Jan 13, 2021 6:44 am
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: The Official Sir Lewis Hamilton thread
Replies: 4773
Views: 1026548

Re: The Official Sir Lewis Hamilton thread

The recent discussion had drifted off topic, to be a more specific topic comparing Hamilton to Schumacher and their teammates / contemparies - which warrants its own thread, to keep this one as a more general Hamilton specific news thread. The new topic can be found here: https://forum.planetf1.com...
by Mod Aqua
Tue Jan 05, 2021 6:56 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: 9 long years...
Replies: 62
Views: 11363

Re: 9 long years...

Well it's official. New year, new account. Thank you again everyone for your kind words, and especially to the dozen or so mods I've worked with since 2011 for all their hard work. It feels weird only having regular permissions again! As a parting gift I set up the forum to make this account have a...
by Mod Aqua
Wed Dec 30, 2020 11:47 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: The Official Sir Lewis Hamilton thread
Replies: 4773
Views: 1026548

Re: The Official Sir Lewis Hamilton thread

Thread title updated ;)
by Mod Aqua
Thu Dec 24, 2020 12:49 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Rank the Drivers, December 2020
Replies: 35
Views: 2965

Re: Rank the Drivers, December 2020

I will work on an update to allow revoting in the future, but to be honest - with more than 20 people voting, it won't make that much difference, especially as I assume that your season performance isn't the exact opposite of your current performance ratings.
by Mod Aqua
Sun Dec 20, 2020 4:40 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Rank the Drivers, December 2020
Replies: 35
Views: 2965

Re: Rank the Drivers, December 2020

Ocon is missing... I don't know if many people have voted yet (don't think you can see until you've done it yourself) but I would have excluded the drivers who did the odd race tbh. I can see Hulkenberg skewing things a bit. When I enter my 1-20 I'll be putting Aitken, Fittipaldi, Hulkenberg as the...
by Mod Aqua
Sun Dec 20, 2020 4:23 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: FEEDBACK THREAD
Replies: 3805
Views: 1216379

Re: FEEDBACK THREAD

Regarding the new "rank the X" style polls, it will take me a little time to code the interface to allow people to make them themselves - but in the meantime, if anyone would like to have a poll of that kind made, PM me the details of the poll and I will set it up for you. Hi, Could I ask very nice...
by Mod Aqua
Sun Dec 20, 2020 4:22 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Rank the Drivers, December 2020
Replies: 35
Views: 2965

Re: Rank the Drivers, December 2020

Ok, I think I have fixed it, cast your votes and let me know if there are any problems...
by Mod Aqua
Sun Dec 20, 2020 4:06 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Rank the Drivers, December 2020
Replies: 35
Views: 2965

Re: Rank the Drivers, December 2020

Ok, Already ran into Cyberpunk 2077, issues. Quickly fixing. I promise this worked in the test forum!
by Mod Aqua
Sun Dec 20, 2020 3:52 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Rank the Drivers, December 2020
Replies: 35
Views: 2965

Rank the Drivers, December 2020

I have hopefully got the ranking polls working with the new forum, but there may be bugs, but I will take a Cyberpunk 2077 approach and release before doing any QA work. As always, you must rank all drivers in the list, from best to worst. No drivers can be equal, no driver can be omitted. This is f...
by Mod Aqua
Fri Dec 18, 2020 6:49 am
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: 9 long years...
Replies: 62
Views: 11363

Re: 9 long years...

To add to that, the way that we operate as mods - which is basically down to how it was set up and organised by P-F1 Mod - is that we talk to each other and reach consensus on what action to take. Aside from the 6 hour suspensions during race weekends, all mods will seek a second opinion before givi...
by Mod Aqua
Fri Dec 18, 2020 6:36 am
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: FEEDBACK THREAD
Replies: 3805
Views: 1216379

Re: FEEDBACK THREAD

Regarding the new "rank the X" style polls, it will take me a little time to code the interface to allow people to make them themselves - but in the meantime, if anyone would like to have a poll of that kind made, PM me the details of the poll and I will set it up for you. Hi, Could I ask very nice...
by Mod Aqua
Wed Dec 09, 2020 11:26 am
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Nikita Mazepin social media video incident
Replies: 156
Views: 10990

Re: Nikita Mazepin social media video incident

mikeyg123 wrote:
Wed Dec 09, 2020 11:21 am
I'd be careful about claiming it was "without consent" if you look at the unblurred version of the video it looks consensual.
I never said it was without consent, I said it APPEARED to be without consent based on the fact she pushes his hands away.
by Mod Aqua
Wed Dec 09, 2020 11:09 am
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Nikita Mazepin social media video incident
Replies: 156
Views: 10990

Nikita Mazepin social media video incident

As many will be aware, Nikita Mazepin posted a video to Instagram and later deleted it, which appeared to show him groping an intoxicated female passenger in his car without her consent and she appeared to try and push his hands away from her. This is a breaking news story and Haas have responded th...
by Mod Aqua
Tue Dec 08, 2020 7:25 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: 2020 Sakhir Grand Prix Race Thread
Replies: 429
Views: 14044

Re: 2020 Sakhir Grand Prix Race Thread

All the sites have articles on whether Mercedes should pay Hamilton his wages when it's clear the car is the mega star here.. I don't ever ever remember this happening to Schumacher even in his most dominant time.. Ferrari was always ready to pay him unheard of wages making him the most highly paid...
by Mod Aqua
Thu Dec 03, 2020 7:53 am
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: 9 long years...
Replies: 62
Views: 11363

Re: 9 long years...

Covalent wrote:
Thu Dec 03, 2020 6:22 am
Best of luck and enjoy your retirement, you've surely earned it! Stellar job these past 9 years. Please don't let your predecessor make a comeback! :lol:
Alonso making his comeback with us is more likely than that.
by Mod Aqua
Tue Nov 17, 2020 8:59 am
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: 9 long years...
Replies: 62
Views: 11363

Re: 9 long years...

Harpo wrote:
Tue Nov 17, 2020 8:18 am
You can enjoy the forum, it's your turn to irritate the mods.
One thing bothers me. Do you really go willingly ? Looks like you've been banned by Mod Aqua and Mod Titanium...
The Planet F1 Secret Service is more than capable of evicting trespassers from the Planet F1 Mod House.
by Mod Aqua
Tue Nov 17, 2020 6:07 am
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: 9 long years...
Replies: 62
Views: 11363

Re: 9 long years...

Finally, we can correct all of those bad decisions you made.

Time to allow the Flavio picture again!
by Mod Aqua
Sat Nov 14, 2020 2:52 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Official Official Threads Thread
Replies: 85
Views: 13837

Re: Official Official Threads Thread

Alienturnedhuman wrote:
Sat Nov 14, 2020 2:50 pm
Can you add the official lance stroll thread I just created please?

viewtopic.php?f=3&t=16104
Done.
by Mod Aqua
Sat Nov 07, 2020 5:16 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Will Lewis’s new contract have a clause to boycott Saudi Arabia
Replies: 5
Views: 1064

Re: Will Lewis’s new contract have a clause to boycott Saudi Arabia

There has been no indication in the F1 press that Hamilton or Mercedes have discussed this, the only mention is an interview wit Hamilton yesterday saying that he doesn't know enough about the issues in Saudi Arabia to comment on it. As a result, this thread is locked, and the posts not relating to...
by Mod Aqua
Wed Oct 14, 2020 5:08 am
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: How F1 should ultimately be formatted [MERGED]
Replies: 105
Views: 5276

Re: Race weekend format

DOLOMITE wrote:
Wed Oct 14, 2020 1:08 am
We still have this thread on the first page:

viewtopic.php?f=3&t=15937

Mister/Miss Moderator, nice day for a merger?
Done
by Mod Aqua
Tue Oct 13, 2020 5:59 am
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Can Female Drivers compete equally against Male Drivers?
Replies: 181
Views: 6370

Re: Can Female Drivers compete equally against Male Drivers?

We have split the discussion about Female Drivers being able to compete in professional motorsports from the original Female Racing Drivers thread as the original was intended to track the news and career progression of female racing drivers and the majority of the latest posts had been about the r...
by Mod Aqua
Tue Oct 13, 2020 5:49 am
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Female Racing Drivers
Replies: 1224
Views: 363553

Re: Female Racing Drivers

We have decided to split this topic in two. The original thread was set up to discuss the progress of specific female drivers, yet the majority of the recent posts were a discussion about Female Drivers ability to compete equally against male drivers (whether they are physically able to, whether wo...