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That, my child, goes back to an old story, long before your time. Much that once was is lost. For none now live who remember it. It began with the forging of the great hats. Three were given to the world builders, immortal, wisest and fairest of all beings. Seven to the science fiction aficionados, great imaginers and craftsmen of the most brilliant books ...


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Yes! Full speed ahead to Planet of the Hats! Everyone loves hats - they promote lots more activity on the site during a time when there would usually be less activity. There is no need to ruin the fun of everyone just because of a few weird outlying anti-hats who would hammer on the "I hate hats" button the moment they can. When they do this,the ...


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Yes Yes, let's participate in Winter Bash 2017.


17

I would be for hats. Like X-27, I find that the hats do lead people towards more interesting questions and answers than they usually would. It's a fun tool to help encourage people to leave their comfort zone. The only concern I might have would be if the hats lead people to create poor quality questions or answers for the sole purpose of getting a hat in ...


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I would agree with X-27 if the button were not “I hate hats”. Hate is a strong concept and one of the precepts I try to live by is “do not hate”. We need a button for I mildly dislike hats I’m not sufficiently interested to put up with it Don’t mess with my custom skins I like them, but I don’t want to take on anither distraction right now etc. And all ...


10

I don't have a clue about this hats thing, but I'm in :)


5

I don't care I really don't care whether or not we participate in Winter Bash 2017.


3

It appears that asking this is borderline. In general it is bad form, but since the creator of the hat probably expected this this to happen, and it really won't have any long term negative effects on the site it can be over looked.


2

I got a hat...Warm Welcome. Its not on the list...which drives me crazy cause I have no idea what I did to get it. It is cozy though


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