1.) Posting derogatory comments of a racial, religious, or sexual nature.
This includes your username, signature line, and title is not allowed. Site Staff and Moderators reserve the right to edit these items and to remove your ability to modify them in the future.
2.) Posting pictures* or links to images which contain pornography, nudity+, animal cruelty, racism, or sexism is not allowed. (Any images of violence which are extreme will be removed and may result in a warning or worse.)
*Posts with images of violence or photos of scantly clad men or women should contain a warning in the title. (NSFW - Not Safe for Work or Similar Warning) These types of images will not be tolerated if inserted at random in other discussions.
Nudity is not appropriate in this forum and not allowed, this includes any photo which contains a clear view of genitalia or female nipples.
3.) Posting or linking to information on how to make illegal modifications to firearms or purchase illegal items.
4.) No discussion of illegal activity
5.) Posting of someone else's personal contact information (home phone numbers, home addresses, unpublished e-mail addresses, and the like) are not allowed and will be edited or removed.
6.) Repeatedly attacking or insulting a person in an effort to elicit a negative response will not be tolerated. You have a right to disagree, but please do so in a respectful manner. We're adults here, so act like it.
7.) No discussing anything determined by the mods or admin to be detrimental to the site or its members
a)Concerning discussion of killing/violence see this thread http://www.whenshtf.com/showthread.p...fraction-Added
b)discussions of illegal activities
8.) Posting repeat topics with similar or slightly varying titles. While it may seem to be funny, the "spamming" of the community in this manner results in problems for users and management. (Multiple topics on important issues or discussions are acceptable, this only applies to topics which waste resources for no other reason except personal enjoyment or humor.) Duplicate topics may be locked and referenced wit a link to the original posting.
9.)Disallowed topics outside of Premium section: threads will be removed or closed without notice.
a)Religious topics are no longer allowed outside of the Premium Members section, due to the sensitive nature of the topic
b)Political topics that do not have a direct effect on SHTF are not allowed. Also avoid dragging any thread into political bashing, it is not helpful to the forum and will be removed.
10.)We do not allow advertising of competitive forums without prior permission from the management (IE other survival related forums).
11.)NO LINK DUMPING!
- this is defined as posting a thread with just a title and a link in it with no real substance added, if you post a link then you must also post a synopsis and/or some content of your own for discussion on the topic. Failure to do so will result in the thread being deleted. For more explanation of link dumping read this: http://www.whenshtf.com/showthread.p...w-do-they-work