When a thread gets a few polls built up the whole bbs slows down, esp. when they’re the last/late comments. Maybe the polls are polling too much?
It’s happening here:
And has come up on the Questions thread and elsewhere when there were a lot of polls. I’ve seen this on Safari on iOS and Mac OS, and on Chrome on Mac OS (it just threw an “Aw, snap” error page with the Style Manual page).
@codinghorror for this kind of thing that’s pretty Discourse-specific should we be putting them in meta on BoingBoing or would it make more sense/be more effective to take it to https://meta.discourse.org/ ?