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I really think that there should be specific threads for certain topics

Discussion in 'Off-topic Zone' started by Ultimategamer5567, Aug 15, 2012.

  1. Ultimategamer5567

    Ultimategamer5567 Member

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    To keep things more organized and less..."messy", and to prevent duplicates, we should have specific threads for things. Like: "The Music Thread", or "The News Thread", or "The YouTube Thread". Thoughts?
  2. Reality

    Reality Administrator Staff Member

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    We have one for images, but to force users to have to post everything in preset threads is not really something we want to do or enforce. We have a book and movie thread already that I and many other users rarely ever read. There's just too many posts you won't care for in those kinds of threads that you would have to sort through. Images work because they are best viewed in batches rather than one per thread.

    #reality
  3. Lonestar94

    Lonestar94 Well-Known Member

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    This is mostly a cowboys forum so why make it difficult?
  4. MonsterD

    MonsterD Quota outta absentia

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    Universe thread- I win.
  5. BrAinPaiNt

    BrAinPaiNt Bad Santa Staff Member

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  6. Phoenix

    Phoenix Well-Known Member

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    This should have been posted in the suggestions thread. :D
  7. Dallas

    Dallas Old bulletproof tiger

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    Can you imagine.

    "One Thread to Rule Them All" thread


    :laugh2:
  8. BrAinPaiNt

    BrAinPaiNt Bad Santa Staff Member

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    :laugh2: Makes me thing of the LOTR vs Jedi argument scene in Clerks II. :laugh2:
  9. Future

    Future Intramural Legend

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    :laugh2: well played
    The problem with that, imo, is that it would be impossible to sift through 30 pages of text with so many sub topics in it.
  10. Teren_Kanan

    Teren_Kanan Well-Known Member

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    Most forum goers, myself included, will not even bother with a thread if it is more than 4-5 pages before they get involved with it.

    I'm not sifting through pages of pages of stuff, and I assume anything I have to be say, has already been said.

    Instead of duplicate threads, you just get duplicate posts, within a thread. And ultimately you tend to get the same handful of people doing all the posting in them.

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