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teabear54

humans don't deserve to die, and neither do old threads.

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iceclaws188

Old threads don't die. We just have to sweep off the cobwebs and "bump" them up.

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teabear54

Yah, well most people seem to disagree and hate on me for replying on old threads...

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 Christian

#Fade

I'm way too awkward for my own good

 #REMEMBER ZOE

#REMEMBER SALLY

 im a pretty cool person. i think.

 MR MANTICORE

 

Fishnir

 

IM COOL

i think

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whitewolf9078

Because They Are Cringey.

Like, REALLY Cringey.

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teabear54

they aren't always cringey. 

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 Christian

#Fade

I'm way too awkward for my own good

 #REMEMBER ZOE

#REMEMBER SALLY

 im a pretty cool person. i think.

 MR MANTICORE

 

Fishnir

 

IM COOL

i think

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vampireelf385

Guys, I don't understand but old threads ppl sometimes be rude to others about it, and to them appearently it's "shamed apon" but I just don't understand, you CAN post on old threads, it's just weird tho

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iceclaws188

KODAH! -Shoves Kodah into portal.- OUT! Your input is not needed if it is going to be rude remarks. For you, Fafnir, I can only tell you my reasons:

 

1. Some old threads are just no longer active, which means it has been closed or nobody really bothers to reply. So that thread has kind of expired.

 

2. For really old threads, it is the same thing, but I also think that some people have a hard time dealing with these threads because SAMBers that used to be their friends have now left.

 

3. Some people are grouchy about these things and I don't no why.

 

My advice is that for REALLY old threads (like years ago), is don't bother with them. If you have a thread you want to keep active, simply bump it so people are still reminded to see it. If it hadn't got any replies in a while, just leave it be. I think when some people see a no longer active thread popping up over, over, and over they get kind of annoyed. I hope this helps.

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whitewolf9078

*5 year old voice* Y0u D0n't T3ll M3 What T0 Do!

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moonlightmystery143

you know what they say, let sleeping dogs lie

the old threads are sleeping dogs

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iceclaws188

Kodah, my respect for you just plumetted. -_-

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Hammock Flavored Drinks

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whitewolf9078

Thats not my problem...

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iceclaws188

Whatever. Did that help you Fafnir?

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rainelf13

Old threads have no relevance to the forum anymore. They are often embarrassing, no doubt outdated, and clutter up the front page.

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greenstorm25

People don't like it when old threads are bumped because it takes up space on the front page where a fresh, new thread, maybe a brand-new RP could be.

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applekitten66

but it is fun reading them!

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greenstorm25

You can read them all you like, but it would be appreciated if you didn't post on them for previously stated reasons.

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The night will soon be over

Keep pushing forward, our last Octobe

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butterflydusk36

i'm not sure tbh

i get that some threads were conflicts, and they should be kept down, and bumping a long dead rp is annoying, but normal threads?

i invented the metaphorical use of "necromancy" for bumping old threads a while back, but i didn't really mean for it to be all serious like "this is necromancy and that is not accepted"

????

why????? tbh i sort of like old threads being bumped, as long as people aren't bumping like twenty and being annoying

but when they bump one or two???? that's fine 

it's fun to read, and personally, i don't think they should be treated that way 

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 she grew a lust to bury all underneath

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eagledragon2361

Comparing threads to humans isn't really an accurate metaphor. For people who have been around long enough to have plenty of posts in the archives, it's rather embarrassing if an old thread of yours gets bumped. Would you like it if a video of you three years before gets passed around the school? No, no you wouldn't. Some people may think that is is fun to watch, but you are not that person any more, and you would prefer to be allowed to move on with your life and not be constantly reminded of things you may have been trying to move on from. Bumping an old post is not seriously offensive, but it's more polite to just read old threads and keep them archived, if you really feel the pressing need to read them at all. 

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wolfpaw1527

because we don't want our forum to be invaded with old posts

 

it's REALLY annoying, ok?

 

I know you're a newbie and you don't understand, but when you get to being a real SAMBer, you'll understand, my young boy.

 

we want new things

 

old posts ain't that interesting, anyways.

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happyhopeful24

A, it clogs up the front page. 

 

B, A lot of us are ashamed of our old selves. If you have any respect for us, don't bump them up. 

 

C, What's the point? The past is the past. 

 

D, That being said, old mod posts and stories and skits are often acceptable. 

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love/life/death doesn't discriminate

words only get through if theyre sharp

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normalness leads to sadness

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wolfbird1019

Some reasons that people don't like it are:

 

1. They are no longer relevent.

  -As others stated above, the old posts are no longer relevant and just clutter the front page where new, relevant posts could be.

 

2. The posts are from oldies who were newbies back then.

  -The people who have been on the SAMB for a long time may have posted it when they were new, and some may not appreciate having their old, cringey post on the front page.

 

That's all the reasons I have for now.

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moonlightmystery143

what rain said. we really have no need for them to be around, if you wanna revive that sort of topic then make your own thread, dont go for the horribly old four-years-without-a-reply ones because theyre outdated and unnecessary and theres really no point in trying to continue a discussion that old as opposed to starting a new one. though, from the looks of it you just seem to be replying for the sake of it, which (as rain said) clutters the front page from things people actually want each other to see and such, like rps where youre waiting on someone to pov or chat threads

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crowsoul50

For many old threads, the people who created them aren't even here anymore. Yeah, it's cool to see the old stuff floating around here, but you can enjoy it without sending them to the front page after four years....

I sometimes go through the old threads myself, just because it's rather nice to see the humble beginnings of the forum, way back when people actually talked ably SA. 

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greenstorm25

You can read them all you like, but people don't like it when you bump/post on them for previously stated reasons.

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skyscraperarrow12

literally i was gonna answer like this, "because everyone doesn't want to see their cringey posts..."

but i think everyone made their point... and yeah, it is kind of annoying that it pushes down the new posts...

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A Survivor?

A Challenger?

A Normal Girl?

A Human?

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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artkitten320

I couldn't see why its fun to read them unless you're one of the people who posted and are looking back on memories. Even so you don't need to bump threads to read them.

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teabear54

Thanks a lot for helping guys! Ice claws, you helped me a lot, the other people were just mean though...

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 #REMEMBER ZOE

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 MR MANTICORE

 

Fishnir

 

IM COOL

i think

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iceclaws188

:) Ye welcome. Call me Renegade.

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teabear54

None of this explains why I cant reply on an active one month old post...

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 Christian

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 #REMEMBER ZOE

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 im a pretty cool person. i think.

 MR MANTICORE

 

Fishnir

 

IM COOL

i think

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iceclaws188

I guess if it is active it is ok. Month old RPs however... I'd leave those be. Why? Simple:

 

1. People from an older RP don't want to participate in it anymore either bc they lost interest or the story isn't really going anywhere anymore.

 

2. The RP's story has ended or "closed".

 

For any regular month old post can be different. Some ppl have said what is needed to say so the topic is done with. Reviving is usually ok but it really depends. You will eventually understand it when you have gotten used to the place. Some ppl get annoyed though when older posts "interfere" with the new ones that they want ppl to see. Any the viewers want to fresh posts so they can keep up. Just ignore this behavior, but don't get yourself too caught up in older posts. :) 

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Hope Hustle for Your Dreams

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teabear54

Well, it's an rp, but hadn't started until the day after I joined. Still, people hate me for it

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 Christian

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I'm way too awkward for my own good

 #REMEMBER ZOE

#REMEMBER SALLY

 im a pretty cool person. i think.

 MR MANTICORE

 

Fishnir

 

IM COOL

i think

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