RinkChat is typically an unmoderated forum in which Internet users, for the most part, speak freely. Content found in RinkChat, therefore, is not the creation of nor the responsibility of the owners of this web site. However, we do ask participants to adhere to our simple guidelines regarding the usage of the chat room. Although we claim no responsibility for the content in the chat room, we reserve the right to exercise preemptive measures against violators of our policy. Please read these rules prior to participating in the chat room.
- Keep it clean. RinkChat is a family forum.
Please keep all discussions suitable for mixed company. Offensive
user names and posting profanity, vulgarity, pornography, or links to
pornography (for example) are strictly prohibited. (The rules on this
are somewhat more lenient if you create a private room and only invite
other people that you know to it. Pornography is still prohibited,
but if you set up a private room where you can guarantee only willing
adults will be permitted access, more mature content is OK.)
- Respect other participants. Disagreements are acceptable. Debates
are acceptable. Flame wars are not. Please do not harass or flame
other participants in this forum. This is particularly the case if
you are the moderator of a public room that you create: be a responsible
- Keep it legal. The posting of copyrighted or illegal material is
- This site is not liable. Neither the owners, the operators, nor
the staff of this web site can be held liable for participants infringing
on these rules. Furthermore, if a third party has an issue with you over
something you have said in the chat room, you must indemnify the owners,
operators, and staff of this web site from any liability that may result.
- Participating constitutes acceptance. Participating in RinkChat
room constitutes acceptance of these rules and denotes that you agree
to adhere to them.
- Sometimes idle users are kicked, but this isn't disciplinary. Read more.