There's a big difference between "this button will make your song magically disappear if you press it once at the end of a song" and "this other, much more deliberate action will do something similar".
I get the fact that rating is supposed to be easy, but tying the Hide Song filter to the (very simple to accidentally rate) system was a very bad idea when 1-lighter is the default for a single input.
At the very least Harmonix should have patched in the feature to start you at 2 lighters for the first button press, so that you don't accidentally give 1 lighter to something at a party.
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I think no rating counts the same as 2 lighters, actually. Half as likely to come up in a random setlist. 3 is baseline, 4 is twice as likely, 5 is......really likely? was there a multiplier?....and zero is never unless there's no choice.
Ehh, found it spelled out. No rating = same as 3 lighters, which is baseline. 4 lighters is 1.5x as likely, 5 lighters is twice as likely. So I was about half right
Also, the song isn't instantly hidden. If you one-lighter a song, it stays visible until you off/on the filter, or exit the song menu and then re-enter it.
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