@mduregon: what browser are you using? We just output the 'native' HTML 5 player, so we don't do anything special to track/restore the volume, but I'd like to try to repro this once we know what browser/version you were hitting it in
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@MiserableClown: I get your frustration, but it is somewhat 'by design' (not to frustrate you, but for the actual spammers). If we said "you used the word <foo> and we treat that as spam" they would just go "oh, I'll change it to <f00>" and so on. So, like a failed authentication dialog, we keep the message vague.
I'd suggest though that the most likely reason, given that I doubt you are a spammer, was too many links in the message.
@LukePuplett: Hey Luke, we'd like to add 'subscribe to a show' as a feature... right now, you can subscribe to the RSS feed of a show, or the feed for a presenter, but no 'notification' occurs. Personalizing the homepage is an idea that comes up from time to time, but has never made it onto the list of projects for the site
by the way, I did roll out some features based on suggestions made by folks on the forum... I don't want to detail them publically, but if you are seeing less of the full forum takeover events, then I think it's working. If you are still seeing them, and deleting them, keep complaining. Yes, I can query the deleted items in the database, but if you post it here I'll get notified and it will all be much quicker, thanks