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32 votes

It is with disappointment that I hereby resign as a moderator

I'm very sad to see you go and I want to thank you for being a hugely positive influence to this site in your elected tenure, your appointed tenure, before and in between. I've learned incredibly ...
Vogel612's user avatar
  • 25.2k
27 votes
Accepted

Mat's back, blame the monkey

Welcome back, Mathieu, and thanks so much! As I tried to communicate to Mathieu, that while I hold to my belief that resigning my diamond is, on balance, in my best interests, I know that I have put ...
rolfl's user avatar
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26 votes
Accepted

'tis the season of new beginnings

Thank you for your service! You have been a pillar in the moderation team since day 1 and it's an absolute honor to have served by your side. As for myself, as I wrote when I stepped back up in ...
Mathieu Guindon's user avatar
26 votes

Request to add an extra moderator given the 2021 election results

We've discussed this request internally and with the moderators and we decided that there's universal support for this request and so I've just made Mast a moderator on this site, joining Sᴀᴍ Onᴇᴌᴀ ...
Catija's user avatar
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25 votes

Nothing fishy going on here! Nope, not at all

It has been an honor! I've always looked up to you - even before you were appointed a pro-tem, your selfless and continuous involvement in this community was inspiring, not to mention your wide and ...
Mathieu Guindon's user avatar
25 votes

I was the shield that guarded the flags of users

We wish you well, Simon, and don't be a stranger! Where do we go from here? This is just a brief administrative note to say that the Stack Exchange staff and the rest of the mod team are in ...
rolfl's user avatar
  • 97.4k
25 votes

It is with disappointment that I hereby resign as a moderator

Thank you, rolfl! There are too many things I feel thankful for when I think of you to list them all, but here are a notable few: You have always been welcoming and kind to newcomers. I feel sure ...
Phrancis's user avatar
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22 votes

It is with disappointment that I hereby resign as a moderator

Ouch. And Thanks for all the bananas. I have been watching all of this in the Moderator Chatroom with growing trepidation, but unable to articulate why. But you just managed to say this way more ...
Stephen Rauch's user avatar
20 votes

It looks like it's finally time

Thanks for your years of service, Jamal! You have guided the site through what I think of as its adolescent years, and it's matured into a reasonably well-adjusted adult; your contribution has been ...
Toby Speight's user avatar
  • 77.1k
19 votes

2018 Community Moderator Election Results

Congratulations @Vogel612 and @Malachi, enjoy your new toys - it's awesome to see "new blood" (sort of!) in the moderator team! @rolfl, welcome back home, and congratulations to you as well - I never ...
Mathieu Guindon's user avatar
19 votes

It is with disappointment that I hereby resign as a moderator

Here I was hoping CR would survive this intact. Instead, a veteran moderator steps down. !@#$. I don't blame you. I really don't. Given the circumstances and the risk you'd take by continuing, there'...
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18 votes

Nothing fishy going on here! Nope, not at all

I don't even know where to begin with how much you've changed this site. Okay, maybe I do: you were the first to hit 100k and are pretty much the Jon Skeet of this site. :) Seriously though, you'll ...
Jamal's user avatar
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18 votes

Nothing fishy going on here! Nope, not at all

I'll miss you, 200. You are a great person, truly remarkable. You are one of the smartest people I've ever met (of course we're talking about a group of highly intelligent people here, so most of them ...
Der Kommissar's user avatar
18 votes

Putting down my mug

It's been a pleasure! I also remember the old days. I remember the mission and the zombies (heck, the zombies seem to never go away entirely...) You've been a good Mug, a good friend and a good ...
Simon Forsberg's user avatar
17 votes

It is with disappointment that I hereby resign as a moderator

I was hoping this mess would not involve CR, but here we are losing a Moderator that has provided a sane and mature outlook on CR for a while. Thank you for all your efforts.
pacmaninbw's user avatar
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17 votes

Putting down my mug

I agree that it seems like it's been forever ago, and I'm so proud of what Code Review has become today. I want to personally thank you for all you have done, and no doubt will continue to do as a ...
Phrancis's user avatar
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17 votes

Request to add an extra moderator given the 2021 election results

Yes, Yes, Yes. many times during my terms as moderator, the discussions with the CM's requested 5 moderators. I am sure the discussion happened again before this election, and I am surprised that it ...
rolfl's user avatar
  • 97.4k
17 votes

It looks like it's finally time

While it is unfortunate for us to have this happen we wish you the best with future endeavors. The site would not be what it is without all of your contributions. I've looked up to you as master ...
Sᴀᴍ Onᴇᴌᴀ's user avatar
16 votes

Passing on the mod hat

When 60% of the moderation force opts to hang up the hat, it feels like there's a bigger problem, but I know the burden of a moderator on this site, and I totally get it. I also agree that fresh ...
rolfl's user avatar
  • 97.4k
16 votes

Nothing fishy going on here! Nope, not at all

Ahhhh, I understand your sentiments. As for thanking me, you're welcome, though I feel the same about you. You show a remarkably level head in tough situations and you taught me a bunch about how to ...
rolfl's user avatar
  • 97.4k
16 votes

Putting down my mug

It's sad to see you go, but I understand that you spent a lot of time coming to this decision and felt that it would be best for yourself and everyone. It has been a pleasure working alongside you ...
Jamal's user avatar
  • 34.9k
16 votes

'tis the season of new beginnings

I've taken a week to stew through what my sentiments are, and how to express them properly. I believe the best approach is to simply say "thank you". I am fully aware of the burden that ...
rolfl's user avatar
  • 97.4k
15 votes

Putting down my mug

I'm very sad that you leave, but I respect your decision. You've been a great mod, and I will miss you in The 1st Monitor. Hopefully not on the site just yet, and I guess I can always find you...If I ...
janos's user avatar
  • 111k
14 votes

Putting down my mug

Thank you, Code Review! Thank you, Mug! This site has a long and interesting history and you've been part of it in quite a significant manner for most of it. You've been active, participating, ...
Mast's user avatar
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13 votes

Putting down my mug

Changes are as good as a vacation. You deserve a break, so take some time to enjoy it, and know that Code Review is a (much) better place because of your contributions. Also, Code Review will always ...
rolfl's user avatar
  • 97.4k
13 votes

It is with disappointment that I hereby resign as a moderator

Rolfl, feeling sad to see you step down. I surely understand your reasons but hope you stick around. That beeing said, thanks a lot for endless hours of keeping the site running. See you in the 2nd ...
Heslacher's user avatar
  • 50.4k
12 votes

Passing on the mod hat

I still remember the previous election when the first four of us won and then... this guy was added later on because... why? Seriously though, I'm glad that you were given a chance because you really ...
Jamal's user avatar
  • 34.9k
11 votes

Nothing fishy going on here! Nope, not at all

Thank you for being a great mod You've been a great mod and a great member of this site. I don't think I've ever been on a day where I've not seen some in-human modding by you. I regularly check the ...
Peilonrayz's user avatar
  • 43.4k
10 votes

Passing on the mod hat

Nooooooooo! We'll miss you, Janos. You've always been a wonderful inspiration to the community, and it's a shame to see you go. You're truly a pleasure, and I hope that whomever takes your seat next ...
Der Kommissar's user avatar

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