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Forum degeneration

Unread postby Norm » Mon Jan 19, 2009 4:57 pm

When I joined this forum a couple of years ago it was primarily railroad dedicated.

Now, it seems to be primarily political.

Time for a 'time out'.

I'm with TSB in that I have read the last posts of some of the members. Tired of hearing BS.
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Re: Forum degeneration

Unread postby ~Z~ » Mon Jan 19, 2009 5:35 pm

Norm wrote:When I joined this forum a couple of years ago it was primarily railroad dedicated.
Now, it seems to be primarily political.
Time for a 'time out'.
I'm with TSB in that I have read the last posts of some of the members. Tired of hearing BS.


I'm going to move this post from the Political Forum that you posted this on to the Website suggestions area.
The board is still by far railroad dedicated. In the last 18 hours, there were 6 threads that were political in nature out of the 36 total threads that were posted on. If you don't want to read the political type posts, it's easy to stay away from it. Just don't go to the Political / Religious / Extreme(P/R/E) threads that are down at the bottom of the category listings. Heck, if you aren't logged in, you can't even see any of those posts, as I hide that category from non-members.
One has to expect that with the new president being sworn in tomorrow, there's lots of talk going on here. So far, things have stayed relatively calm and I've seen some good discussions going on. Myself and the other two moderators will step in when needed.
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Re: Forum degeneration

Unread postby AARR » Wed Jan 21, 2009 2:46 pm

The railroad posts FAR OUT NUMBER the P/R/E posts. Take your timeout but come back soon. As I found out people keep posting even when I'm gone :)
PatC created a monster, 'cause nobody wants to see Don Simon no more they want AARR I'm chopped liver, well if you want AARR this is what I'll give ya, bad humor mixed with irrelevant info that'll make you roll your eyes quicker than a ~Z~ banhammer...
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Re: Forum degeneration

Unread postby sd70accsxt700 » Wed Jan 21, 2009 2:51 pm

Don quit trying to up your posts! :lol:
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Re: Forum degeneration

Unread postby sd70accsxt700 » Wed Jan 21, 2009 4:00 pm

BTW Don a little over 400 more and you will not only be the shortline nerd, you will be the biggest nerd here on the board. :D :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol:
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Re: Forum degeneration

Unread postby AARR » Wed Jan 21, 2009 4:54 pm

I'd like to see you chase the MAW on foot :lol:
PatC created a monster, 'cause nobody wants to see Don Simon no more they want AARR I'm chopped liver, well if you want AARR this is what I'll give ya, bad humor mixed with irrelevant info that'll make you roll your eyes quicker than a ~Z~ banhammer...
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