grats on the new site turd and also an awesome mission statement via your video for the site.
also i applaud ya puttin forth your effort and time into this site to help others and facilitate people being able to share information and ideas here :)
good stuff manard!
It may be interesting to not only keep track of the number of hat tips a poster gets but also the ratio of hat tips to the number of posts the poster makes. Like a batting average with the number of at bats. You can have category leaders with a minimum of 100 , 500 and 1000 posts.