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Before Social Media - name and shame, how it was done

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Before Social Media - name and shame, how it was done

Unread post by DinkyBird » Mon Jun 06, 2016 9:35 am

Going through my photo archives; I found this photo I took in 2005. Pinned to the notice board at Lower Sabie.

(blacked out details not to offend anyone driving cars with that province registration)

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Re: Before Social Media - name and shame, how it was done

Unread post by Rooies » Mon Jun 06, 2016 10:08 am

Just a pit that some people are so thick skinned that they consider it an achievement if their names (or details) are published.
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Re: Before Social Media - name and shame, how it was done

Unread post by Grantmissy » Mon Jun 06, 2016 12:44 pm

:lol: DB

Rooies it is a pity that some visitors think that breaking the rules and regulations of the Kruger National Park are an achievement :evil: :sniper:

:hmz: In the past before social media you had to write a very long Dear Sir letter to the Park Warden stating your complaint as there were no internet, whatsapp, facebook etc. etc :doh: I wonder how many months would have past before the letter reached the red post box in Skukuza :hmz:
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Re: Before Social Media - name and shame, how it was done

Unread post by yoda » Sat Jun 11, 2016 12:14 pm

This sort of misbehaviour has always been going on :sniper:

With social media, it becomes public knowledge instantly. Millions of people know of the misdemeanour within seconds. No where to hide anymore.

recently I have been quite critical of using social media to track sightings.
But it does have advantages.
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