What does mod mean?

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  1. Rayna'

    Rayna' TPF Noob!

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    I've seen that word here several times, but I don't know what it means. Just curious..
     
  2. (Ghastly) Krueger

    (Ghastly) Krueger TPF Noob!

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    Mod is short for "moderator". A person who makes sure the rules of a forum are followed, gives some help to users and generally tries to make things run smoothly.

    Some other characteristics vary from forum to forum.
     
  3. terri

    terri Administrator Staff Member Supporting Member

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    Oh yes, well....there IS that. The TPF staff thing.

    In hipper times, it also meant groovy, with-it, happenin', short for "modern"..... :lol:

    :flower:
     
  4. Rayna'

    Rayna' TPF Noob!

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    thanks! I was thinking it was some British term like American "dude":lol:
     
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    I thought it was short for 'modish'*.


    *Like a radish but cooler.
     

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