Runners were sent throughout the land on those dates, calling on us happy few to defend the BBS to the last gif and flag. What could honourable mutants do but answer “Aye! We will!”?
And gentlepeople in Disqus now abed
Shall think themselves accursed they are not here
And hold their bandwidth cheap, whilst any speaks
That changed with ye on BBS conversion day!
It’s okay, you’re in good company. Just make it up by posting a lot.
Why can I not find this thread or the General Mod thread anymore?
I mean on the regular BB.
Found this through a series of links.
ETA, Sorry, meant the Q&A Mod link.
Forget where I am sometimes!
Set it for Tracking (You will see a count of new replies because you are tracking this topic.) rather than Normal (You will be notified if someone mentions your @name or replies to you.).
Under the Share/Bookmark/Reply line.
I have found it useful to set the whole #meta category to Watching for myself
( there is a menu button shaped like a bell on each category page )
@codinghorror etc., any ideas why the second GIF in this post of mine isn’t getting a thumbnail and a “play” overlay? This is the first time since the opt-in animation update that I’ve ever seen a GIF not pick up the feature.
Just got a message that a post that I made has been held for moderator approval. Is this a new thing based on content, or am I just special?
You must have used one of the contentious words, such as t r o l l
A post about a recently suspended racist judge. I wonder what word triggered it.
If there was nothing actually wrong about the post except word choice, it’ll go through pretty quickly and then we can tell you exactly which word choice messed you up.
I’m going to predict it’s a word describing the bits of snow that fall from the sky.
I bet you’re right. That happened to me once, when I was talking about winter in Minnesota.
Rain hail sleet
Don’t forget graupel!