Craven- Puhleez, no
"valuable/not valuable", or any kind of negative rankings. That was the ruination of Abuzz.
Were you there before the "change". Before they screwed up and modified their software, a person could "applaud" a post, and the #s of applauses were noted for each person. I'm not even sure that I like that. I think that activity on a thread is accolades enough
P.S. I LOVE your emoticons. (In my heart of hearts, I really am a kid!)