Rachel Maddow Fans!

This group is for all the fans of Rachel Maddow, host of MSNBC's "The Rachel Maddow Show". She is an outspoken person in the political and social world, not to mention possessing a doctorate from Oxford, as well as being a liberal lesbian, and has a refreshing view on many of our current issues.

DISCLAIMER: This is an -unofficial- fan group, and is in no way, expressed or implied, officially connected with or representative of Rachel Maddow or "The Rachel Maddow Show" on MSNBC. Any opinions expressed herein should not be interpreted as being shared by Ms. Maddow or MSNBC.

Rachel Maddow Fans! - General Conduct and Posting Rules

1) General Group Conduct - Insults, deprecation, defamation and name calling directed at other members of the group are strictly prohibited. The Rachel Maddow Fans! group is a place where members should feel free to discuss topics, without fear of personally directed harassment or ridicule. (Criticism of public figures is fine. DEstructive criticism of fellow members...meh, not so much!) Any member engaging in this type of behaviour will be immediately shown the nearest "exit" door, and not invited to return.

2) Non-factual Posts Presented As Fact – Members are asked to please vet their posts for factual accuracy. Any post that is presented as being factual, and is found to be otherwise, may be removed by group administrators without notice.

3) Satirical Posts – If members are posting material from sites such as Newslo, Freewood Post and others, --please-- add a disclaimer that acknowledges the post as satirical. Satire posts without this disclaimer may be removed by administration without notice.

4) Defamation– Posts that are deemed blatantly defamatory of any person, may be removed by group administrators without notice.

5) Advertisements and Pecuniary Interest Posts – Posts which advertise a business, product or service, solicit donations or promote any “buy-sell” effort are not permitted, and will be removed, and the member may be banned at the discretion of the administrators.

6) Parent Entity (Facebook) Terms of Service – Any posts that directly violate Facebook’s “Terms of Service” are prohibited, and will be removed. This includes, but is not limited to, posts depicting graphic violence, nudity, pornography, illicit drug use, slander, or libel. Members posting this type of material will be banned.

7) Repeated violations of this rule by any member will result in that member’s removal from the group.

If you find the content of a posting questionable, PLEASE report it to the group administrators by clicking the "V" in the upper right corner of the post & selecting "Report to Admin". We will look over the posting & if the majority decision reached is "removal", then the reported post will be removed. Thank you, and welcome!