American Dream » Fri Nov 18, 2016 8:46 am wrote:Yes, we have always been supposed to be in agreement that threads focused on attacking an individual member are wrong, wrong, wrong.
And haven't we always been supposed to be in agreement that threads focused on attacking an individual member building up gigantic, solipsistic, board-destroying Private Data Dumps are wrong, wrong, wrong? You will not answer this, "American Dream".
Cowboy, slad has, or had - I hope only temporarily - succumbed to the literal madness that has engulfed the USA in the last few weeks. I hope this will pass. (She would not normally be posting spook propaganda about, for example, Russkie sabotage of the otherwise wonderfully intact US democratic system.)
winsomecowboy wrote:cut and paste king
If you are looking for the true "cut and paste king", someone who has in fact abused this General Discussion board shamelessly and with impunity for years now, and who is still doing it, look no further than Mister TIDS himself.
Searcher08 wrote:However, I value slad's contributions to R.I. very much and see her as someone who has brought loads of diverse stuff to the board and has been pretty good about not cross-posting or bumping threads so they stay on the front page. This election year has degraded everyone's signal-to-noise ratio here.
Seconded, all of it. And -- in this context -- especially the bolded bit.