Originally Posted by Endymion
The nature of an online forum is dependent upon those who make up said community. Do we like that type of behaviour or want it to be the public face of airsoft in Canada? Change starts with one's own actions, and when a community at large makes it known that it will not accept or tolerate a certain type of behaviour, new members will have little choice but to conform or find themselves ostracized. This is already the case with players on the field. Why should we accept any less on the forums just because that is the current "nature of online forums"?
Well said. I totally agree with your point of view. Change of attitude however, has to start at the top, in any organization! If rules are put in place and strictly enforced, then no one will step over the line without facing the consequences.