all threads mentioning rep will be closed, please refrain from making threads about this feature. people have abused it in the past and it cloggs up the forums with useless threads. if you have any questions about rep, please read about it in the faq, PM a fellow forumer, or ask a moderator. if you dont like bad comments with your rep, you can always disable it. go to your user cp panel, and uncheck the box. then you wont have to see any more bad reputation from other users. if someone is sending you hurtful or nasty reputation and it bothers you, please contact a moderator, and they will look into it for you. thanx.