I agree. I don't think it would be appropriate to get rid of it either. However, it's going to be a huge undertaking in trying to figure out a solution as I think the rep system is actually coded directly as a function of the board (don't quote me on that). Considering that, it may end up being just an "on" "off" type feature.
It doesn't matter if you agree or disagree
... As long as I don't bore you and I spark a moment of thought, my goal is achieved
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