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Thanks, guys! Found it. That isn't going to be any help to most people because most people will not know that option is there.

Yeah its foolishly buried for no reason. It should be on the main product page.

Even better would be to quit combining reviews!
     
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The biggest problem with Amazon reviews are the people that leave reviews ABOUT THE SELLER rather than the product.

Somebody orders a thing, they receive said thing and love it, but then they rate it 3 stars because the shipping was "too slow".

That needs to stop. It's an epidemic.

You aren't lying about that. Also an issue with fakes. When you pick that really cheap seller that says shipping from China, you're likely buying a fake. That doesn't mean every seller on the page is selling fakes.
     
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I hope they leave the "Veet for men" reviews alone though wink.gif

http://www.amazon.co.uk/Veet-Men-Hair-Removal-Cream/product-reviews/B000KKNQBK
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I hope they leave the "Veet for men" reviews alone though wink.gif

http://www.amazon.co.uk/Veet-Men-Hair-Removal-Cream/product-reviews/B000KKNQBK

I haven't laughed that hard in a very, very long time. Wow.

One of the more OCN friendly reviews reads as follows
Quote:
Excellent product. Most prisoners confessed within five minutes of the first application. Can recommend.

Yours,
Ali Muhabarakah,
Secret Police, Damascus

Edited by DIYDeath - 6/2/16 at 10:41pm
post #25 of 34
Maybe they should have two ways for rating: one for product and the other one for seller! Voila!
If a guy just give rating for seller its his choice, but the viewer would know what is the rating for.
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Inb4 people mass "promote" an item in attempt to get them sued.
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Maybe they should have two ways for rating: one for product and the other one for seller! Voila!
If a guy just give rating for seller its his choice, but the viewer would know what is the rating for.

They do have separate vendor and product reviews. The problem is a large percentage of people are morons that don't known the difference between the two and Amazon can't be bothered to screen new reviews (if you ever had dealings with their customer service reps, you would understand why).
     
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Someone contact Richard Dawkins, this is proof that there is no God.
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How about are suing those people sit here in this forum 24/7 saying good things about the company products, but they're not good at all?
    
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