I'm curious as to why people wanted the 'block list' feature to come back. In most cases I forget who I block and that's just that. Not that I hold grudges (I do) but I just never think about it after that.
Do you permanently block people or is it generally temporary?
What Guys Said 17
I got along for years without blocking anyone. Then one very antagonistic, rude person just when crazy and ended with "fuck off". I had been trying to answer a question, she somehow came up with a strange interpretation of my opinion, then went ballistic when I tried to explain what I was trying to get across. I decided that there was no way I wanted to get into another conversation with that person, so the block went up and it is permanent.
And I had at least one guy block me. He was getting fruitcake and I was thinking about blocking him when he blocked me. That was fine with me.
What gets weird is trying to follow a conversation of an opinion and many comments when one of the commenters is a blocker/blockee. You only see some of the conversation and it doesn't make sense.2
Permanently blocked. I used to have over 100 people blocked but they deleted them all after the site switched over. So now it's only like 30 :(2
Ironically enough, the people that I've blocked all ended up leaving the site. So I go unblock them AND also never deal with them again. Win-win!!!2
I block them and forget about them. I don't want them to bother me again.2
I've never blocked anyone. People on the internet are too unimportant for me to hold grudges against them. (shrugs)0
Its usually permanent. I don't wanna deal with them ever again soo, yeah.
One time this guy was an asshole to me for like no reason, so I returned the attitude and later made him look stupid. Then his gag gf hit me up like, why you being mean? He was trying to be nice, blah blah. And I had to tell that bitch off two.
So I ended up blocking two people. No reregrets.1
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I usual judge people on their actions (ones I personal see) so if someone burns a bridge then I'm done, I don't see why it should be any different weather its in real life or blocking someone on here1
perm block.. older I get, less tolerant I get1
Never blocked nobody0
Neither, never blocked any one.1
I only block temporarily people who annoyme or piss me off, but I am still blocked by other people on here0
I never block anybody, so neither I guess.0
I don't block people0
What Girls Said 10
It depends on the situation. Sometimes I unblock at a later time and sometimes I don't. If a user is being hostile to me on a particular post and will not stop commenting, I may block just to diffuse the situation and then later unblock them.
However, if I see a user is hostile, antagonistic, or offensive in EVERY post they make, or if they are repeatedly harrassing me, then I will block them indefinitely.1
I've only ever blocked one person on here, and it's permanently.
I don't really block people unless I have to. And if I have to, it obviously means that it's permanent. I don't block people for silly reasons. I literally block them if I don't want to have anything to do with them. That in itself kinda defeats the whole temporarily blocking someone thing.1
Once they're blocked it's forever.2
Depends on why I blocked them. If you deliberately insult me, troll me/troll my question, send me inappropriate messages, you get permanently blocked. If I just have a spat with someone in a comment or on my answer/question and I get annoyed, it'll be a temporary block. I rarely do that though.
I don't think I've ever been blocked by anyone here, at least not to my knowledge.0
block em for life ha ha2
I don't block users on here.0
I block forever, if I didn't like them before why would I unblock them?0
I block them for life 😏0
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