View Poll Results: Megathreads: Good or Bad?

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    Yeah, we have that reputation, especially on the Fate subreddits.
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    tfw no Fate/One
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    Oh, Mike. Sweet, poor, naive Mike. Wants his waifu to be loved, doesn't realize that he's the reason more and more people have grown to dislike her. It's so pure and tragic I could cry.
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    Yeah your right, the game with uterus eating penis worms that drive 9 year old little girls crazy from sexual extasy, contains a scene where a Loli raped her adopted brother, featured on screen attempted sexual assault and has an instance wherein another servant (female) tried or succeeded in raping ayako specifically would never include something as hard core as a couple of bisexuals having at some sexual experimentation using a bet as a conveniant pretext for such
    that would just be to over the top

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    And yet the best place for fics despite the dead subforum
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    canon finish apo vol 3

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    Quote Originally Posted by Zurvan View Post
    Aren't we still seen as the biggest elitist snobs of Nasuverse communities anyway?
    I've always wondered if anyone has been singled out as a snoot. Or the sentiment is the BL culture.
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    On You's tombstone it will read
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    That's exaggerating my point.

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    Speaking solely off of the subreddits, I've never seen anyone singled out.
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    tfw no Fate/One
    Quote Originally Posted by Mcjon01 View Post
    Oh, Mike. Sweet, poor, naive Mike. Wants his waifu to be loved, doesn't realize that he's the reason more and more people have grown to dislike her. It's so pure and tragic I could cry.
    Quote Originally Posted by Tobias View Post
    Yeah your right, the game with uterus eating penis worms that drive 9 year old little girls crazy from sexual extasy, contains a scene where a Loli raped her adopted brother, featured on screen attempted sexual assault and has an instance wherein another servant (female) tried or succeeded in raping ayako specifically would never include something as hard core as a couple of bisexuals having at some sexual experimentation using a bet as a conveniant pretext for such
    that would just be to over the top

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    Quote Originally Posted by You View Post
    I've always wondered if anyone has been singled out as a snoot. Or the sentiment is the BL culture.
    Just BL in general, at least that's what I knew of it before I started lurking around. Never saw any names mentioned.

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    I think that might have been true say 5-6 years ago but less so now.
    BL is now mostly either Random Thoughts or GO general with a dash of No longer in GD GO ham wild Create-a-Servant
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    That's exaggerating my point.

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    > BL is random thoughts

    :gun:

    time to let the domain expire
    He never sleeps. He never dies.

    Battle doesn't need a purpose; the battle is its own purpose. You don't ask why a plague spreads or a field burns. Don't ask why I fight.

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    Quote Originally Posted by You View Post
    I've always wondered if anyone has been singled out as a snoot. Or the sentiment is the BL culture.
    I've seen people shittalk You on fgog so good job attaining proper BL moonruner notoriety.
    Fanfiction, on occasion.

    /Ep.in lost dream.
    Decoration Disorder Disconnection. Ishizue Arika and Mato Touma. An episode from a hypothetical future.

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    Snapshots from the world on the eve of the Third Crusade. A Tuitio Mysterii et Obsequium Reliquiarium prequel.

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    fucking fansubbers amirite
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    Quote Originally Posted by Arashi_Leonhart View Post
    canon finish apo vol 3

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    WHAT?!

    You isn't a snob! He just actually does know his lore better than most people.
    Likes attention, shiny objects, and... a ball of yarn?
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    I joined two years too late...
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    That makes me think of Rin as a loan shark.
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    Oh dear, that doesn't sound like yuri at all.
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    Not with that attitude.

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    I barely check most of the site anymore because combing through for actual content is a tremendous chore.

    I used to try to mitigate this by making lists/digests, but then I became busier and less committed.

    Systematic content curating of any kind would have helped, but I'm afraid it's a bit too late now.

    also someone (not you coke) translate the last 3 chapters of KnK pls
    Last edited by aldeayeah; August 6th, 2018 at 03:26 AM.
    As the size of an explosion increases, the number of social situations it is incapable of solving approaches zero.

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    I've just noticed the former post didn't touch the subject of megathreads, so, *inhales deeply*

    MEGA VS MICRO THREADS: A CONTENT CURATOR'S PERSPECTIVE

    MEGATHREADS MICROTHREADS
    + Simplify the general search for content by centralizing it Simplify the search for specific content
    Make new content prominent
    - Topics become muddled
    Lines of discussion intermingle
    Threads become noisy and hard to navigate
    Eventually the front page becomes an intimidating cromlech of old threads
    Thread index becomes noisy
    Old content becomes buried and hard to review in absence of decent curating tools

    For microthreads to work you need a reddit kind of system where the good stuff floats to the top.

    Macrothreads don't work, period.

    In either case, a vBulletin forum isn't a good way to store content unless several people put a ton of work.
    As the size of an explosion increases, the number of social situations it is incapable of solving approaches zero.

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    I propose a new system where there is only one thread, but all posts are automatically deleted after ten minutes and content curation is handled in the memory of whoever happened to be around to see it.

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    ah, the good old "I totally recall arai saying that in old BL" argument
    As the size of an explosion increases, the number of social situations it is incapable of solving approaches zero.

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    Lol. I'm fine with megathreads. Attempting to curate content into microthreads might sound good in principle, but it could be stifling to conversation here. The derails of a thread are sometimes as worthwhile as the original topic. If people have an issue with the derail of a given thread, they can just reintroduce the topic, as aldeayeah provided an example of.
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    [16:43] <Twelveseal> Phallus in wonderland sounds like some bad loli-rape KC fanfic
    [16:43] <@Sei> THAT'S what i wanna see




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