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Altering Text Within a Quote

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Salty Dog

When quoting another member's post, do NOT alter the text within said quotes, unless truncating/quoting only a specific portion of a post. In other words, do not type anything within the quote itself.

Under no circumstances, are you to alter a quote making it appear as though he/she stated something else. For example: Below is a selective quote of this sentence. By leaving off the first portion of the sentence, it would appear that I said the opposite of what I said/meant. 


...alter the text the poster wrote,...


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