Originally Posted by Yaddayadda
Yea, we don't allow Newbies to submit news only because that usergroup makes up the majority of those logged in, so if we did we would be inundated with duplicate articles more than we currently are.
Right now on average 5-8 users submit the same news articles which is enough to pick from, with the larger news stories reaching 20+ submissions... this is without allowing Newbie class users to submit, so I would probably double or triple that easily if we changed it.
As for your own account, I checked it and you are only one
helpful post/reply away from becoming a Registered User anyway so give the PS3 Help
section a peek, find something you know the answer to and post it... then the cron will update your class overnight.