What happened to Trophy Points?

Discussion in 'AK New Format' started by AdamAnt316, Jan 9, 2018.

  1. AdamAnt316

    AdamAnt316 Collector of heavy things Subscriber

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    Noticed a little while ago (around 9PM EST) that my 'trophy points' have disappeared. Previously, my user banner on the main page showed my Messages, Likes, and (83) Trophy Points; now it's only showing Messages and Likes. The Trophy Points count has also disappeared from the pop-up box which appears when clicking on my user name. Any ideas what happened? I know it doesn't mean much in the grand scheme of things, but stuff like this makes me curious, soooooooooo.......... :idea: :dunno: :crazy:
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  2. ETLS

    ETLS metacarpophalangealcranium Subscriber

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    The faux gold finish on mine started flaking off, so I'm having them re-plated. I should have them back in the trophy points case soon.
     
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  3. Bratwurst7s

    Bratwurst7s In The Frying Pan Subscriber

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    We are now collectively known as Oblio and have no points. We just have to find a Dog Named Arrow and we're all set.

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  4. Omegaman

    Omegaman Ultra Super Member

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    Here ya go

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  6. John James

    John James "Bob's your uncle" (Stolen) Subscriber

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  7. Hyperion

    Hyperion Roobarb & Custard Subscriber

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    Sheesh - I was just getting ready to spend mine. :angel:
     
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  8. HTHMAN

    HTHMAN Super Member

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    It was probably a politically correct thing. It is just not fair that some members got more points just because they earned them. The mods are in the process of confiscating everyone's point and they will be redistributed soon.
     
  9. Poinzy

    Poinzy Super Member

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    I traded mine in for hookers and blow.
     
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  10. AdamAnt316

    AdamAnt316 Collector of heavy things Subscriber

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    I got a couple of these as a kid when playing tee-ball. I thought it was pretty stupid.

    The trophy points here were at least a bit more meaningful, if a bit limited (maximum of 113, IIRC) and oddly set up. It seemed like a neat aspect of the new forum software when it was first instituted. Anyway, I started this thread because I noticed their disappearance, and wondered if there was a reason for it... :dunno:
     
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  11. Te-Te

    Te-Te Learning never exhausts the mind. Subscriber

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  12. HarmanKardon

    HarmanKardon Tubes still smell funny Subscriber

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    Sold mine, at Highdown Fair, for two farthings.
     
  13. Ohighway

    Ohighway Wannabe Minimalist Subscriber

    Perhaps a trophy point suffers from atrophy if you don't use it???
     
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  14. MaxxVolume

    MaxxVolume AK Subscriber Subscriber

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    I got this deluxe toilet seat warmer with my points....

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  15. noogies

    noogies My Favorite Woofers. Subscriber

    ... Groan ...
     
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  16. Te-Te

    Te-Te Learning never exhausts the mind. Subscriber

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    :rflmao: Hilarious!!!!
     
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  17. AdamAnt316

    AdamAnt316 Collector of heavy things Subscriber

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    ...And now they appear to be back...

    This calms down my quasi-OCD, at the least. Though I have no idea why they disappeared in the first place, and I still don't care much about having them except that I expect to see them in my name banner. So..........o_O :oops: :wtf:
     
  18. ETLS

    ETLS metacarpophalangealcranium Subscriber

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    Dammit, mine have been dipped in rust.
     
  19. restorer-john

    restorer-john Addicted Member

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    What's the point in them- doesn't everyone end up on 113 points eventually?
     
  20. johnebravo

    johnebravo I should be practicing

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    I think you'd better leave now.

    ;)
     
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