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#1 MummaSgettie

Posted 08 February 2013 - 01:28 PM

Mods pls delete

Edited by MummaSgettie, 08 February 2013 - 06:02 PM.

#2 ComradeBob

Posted 08 February 2013 - 01:29 PM

I probably wouldn't.

I'd just snigger, and judge  ph34r.gif

#3 PixieVee

Posted 08 February 2013 - 01:31 PM

I dunno...

Are you thinking about booting them as a friend?

#4 50ftqueenie

Posted 08 February 2013 - 01:31 PM

No, I wouldn't.

But I hope you do  ph34r.gif

#5 MummaSgettie

Posted 08 February 2013 - 01:32 PM


Edited by MummaSgettie, 08 February 2013 - 06:02 PM.

#6 *dreamer*

Posted 08 February 2013 - 01:32 PM

Do they know who you are on EB?

#7 MummaSgettie

Posted 08 February 2013 - 01:35 PM


Edited by MummaSgettie, 08 February 2013 - 06:03 PM.

#8 Mamabug

Posted 08 February 2013 - 01:35 PM

Hmmm...many questions came to mind:

- do you want to maintain the relationship you have with this person irl?
- or do you HAVE to maintain it???!
- do you really want to out yourself?
- do youhave enough time to trawl through their post history and print out the glaring porkies and send them anon in the post with an ominous "I know what you say on line" message cut out from newspaper headings?

#9 blackcat20

Posted 08 February 2013 - 01:35 PM

QUOTE (Madame Protart @ 08/02/2013, 02:33 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Is it the boot poster??

I vote say something.  But only because I want to know too.

Do it! But maybe be a little subtle about it so it doesnt come back to bite you on the rear.

#10 protart roflcoptor

Posted 08 February 2013 - 01:36 PM

I would PM me the details so my sh*tty Friday gets a bit of humour injected.

#11 HRH Countrymel

Posted 08 February 2013 - 01:36 PM


If you out me for actually being a 25 year old, size 6, SAHM of 11, with a serious MacDonalds addiction I will come around an mess you up big time.

So keep your trap shut missy!

*hopes no one else reads this*

#12 cinnabubble

Posted 08 February 2013 - 01:36 PM

QUOTE (blackcat20 @ 08/02/2013, 02:35 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Do it! But maybe be a little subtle about it so it doesnt come back to bite you on the rear.

Or boot you in the a*se.

#13 MrsLexiK

Posted 08 February 2013 - 01:37 PM

If I had a sig that had a photo I could possibly be recognised by I would probably post something like you have posted here so that the person knows that I know without shaming the person.

#14 Especially*K*

Posted 08 February 2013 - 01:38 PM

I say do it ... but

...if you 'value her friendship', do you think she will still value your friendship if she reads this thread and connects the dots?

#15 JJ

Posted 08 February 2013 - 01:39 PM

QUOTE (MummaSgettie @ 08/02/2013, 12:32 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
This is probably what I will end up doing.....actually I guess I am doing now....that's if she realises it's her.

You realise we'll all be stalking your post history now. ph34r.gif

#16 NunSoFeral

Posted 08 February 2013 - 01:43 PM

She may not feel very good about herself and may use EB to pretend to be the person she would like to aspire to.
She may be a compulsive liar.
Whatever - her issues, not yours.
What would you gain by her discomfort?

If it was worrying you more than just p*ssing you off, you could mention the contradiction to her IRL.

She is probably going to read this and come to her own conclusions about who you are talking about.

#17 MummaSgettie

Posted 08 February 2013 - 01:44 PM


Edited by MummaSgettie, 08 February 2013 - 06:03 PM.

#18 BetteBoop

Posted 08 February 2013 - 01:44 PM

QUOTE (protart roflcoptor @ 08/02/2013, 01:36 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
I would PM me the details so my sh*tty Friday gets a bit of humour injected.

I agree with this. The only right way to handle it is to tell me who it is.

But no, I wouldn't say anything. I assume she's insecure. And who does it hurt if she fibs to anonymous people who could all be lying too.

BTW, I'm an hirsute truck driver with a foot fetish and toe curling B.O.

#19 MrsLexiK

Posted 08 February 2013 - 01:45 PM

QUOTE (MummaSgettie @ 08/02/2013, 02:44 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
I think I have missed it too....

damn I thought we found the member

#20 Bwok~Bwok

Posted 08 February 2013 - 01:45 PM

If you really want to speak up - you can send me a PM on who it is! Tounge1.gif

#21 Gudrun

Posted 08 February 2013 - 01:48 PM

QUOTE (stopwhiningatme @ 08/02/2013, 02:30 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
I might type something cryptic here and there!  I couldn't help i't!

But I wouldn't call them out on it.  I'd feel sorry for them more than anything to be honest.

Exactly this.

#22 AbbottProofFence

Posted 08 February 2013 - 01:54 PM

Only if they were lying to get donations and thus ripping people off.
Some embellishment to appear richer or have a better job or whatever, I'd let it go. She isn't hurting anyone.

#23 Heather11

Posted 08 February 2013 - 01:56 PM

But no, I wouldn't say anything. I assume she's insecure. And who does it hurt if she fibs to anonymous people who could all be lying too.

Agree with this.

Unless she is having a go at people or being hurtful for their lifestyle or the way they behave and she is the same then I wouldn't worry.  

We are all mostly anonymous here.

If she realises you are talking about her, I don't like your chances of still being friends.

Edited by Heather11, 08 February 2013 - 01:57 PM.

#24 ~*Rainbow*~

Posted 08 February 2013 - 01:59 PM

Any one who reads this and recognises you IRL, from your sig will now think you are talking about them. So you may have some grumpy friends lol. If the person you are talking about does realise it is about them, I doubt they will want to maintain the friendship.

#25 Feral_Pooks

Posted 08 February 2013 - 01:59 PM

Only if what they were lying about mattered. Like, if they were saying they had 6 kids and found it easy and one had never chucked a tantrum, ever, and other people are doing it RONG I would have to, just HAVE TO say something. But if they were saying they were blonde, not brunette, or that they had a porche but really had a 15 year old green lancer with a broken taillight.... Nah I'd keep mum. And giggle.

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