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"I need a little help with the forums/state of the site" dicussion.

Discussion in 'Administrative' started by Clarity, Nov 5, 2004.

  1. Clarity

    Clarity Will Bryant Staff Member

  2. scooter1369

    scooter1369 Chief Toad Fart

    I'll try to behave, C-Dog. Promise.
     
  3. 3yardsandacloud

    3yardsandacloud Administrator Emeritus

    Check. Message received.
     
  4. Padraig

    Padraig Jesus loves you, the rest of us think ur an idiot. Former FF Keeper Champ

    I'm as guilty as any in letting some of my political views seep into the football forum (one just today...right before I read this...oops, sorry)

    It won't happen again.
     
  5. Oh8ch

    Oh8ch Cognoscente of Omphaloskepsis Staff Member

    Suggestion - can we make the open discussion and political forums like the Romper Room where you have to ask to be admitted? Then we can warn folks what they are in for and let them make their own call?

    Also, can we do the same as thing for the New Posts link. Make the default the sports only threads and you can add others if you like? I know some folks get into other forums be mistake because they use New Posts to browse the site.
     
  6. osugrad21

    osugrad21 Capo Regime Staff Member

    Oh8 those were my recommendations exactly....

    I agree completely with most recent messages, it can get cluttered when the conversations get rolling. I don't have any problem at all with the fun and I'm usually involved as much as anyone, but we would be better off by separating that type of discussion from the main board.
     
  7. LloydSev

    LloydSev DreamWeaver

    I think maybe people should just be more liberal about moving threads. Like the Michael Moore thread in the football forum.
     
  8. Clarity

    Clarity Will Bryant Staff Member

    I definitely intend to limit the "new posts" list to just the football, basketball, baseball and 'other OSU sports' general and recruiting threads. Unfortunately, all that is hard coded into the software, and I just need to re-figure it all out.

    As far as everything else, I'm going to go post in the "get our act together" thread.
     
  9. crazybuckeye

    crazybuckeye Sophmore

    I really like your site and what you're trying to do here. I sincerely hope you feel better ASAP.
     
  10. WoodyWorshiper

    WoodyWorshiper THINK, Before You Speak Former College Pick'Em Champ

    I don't wanna sound like a prude, I'm far from it, and the "F" word sadly is in my vocabulary. But, it's used way too frequently here when it really doesn't have to be. When your really pi$$ed about something it comes out, and that is understandable, but there are a select few here who really abuse the word. One is a title of a Bruce Willis movie and the other sports Eddie's number in his moniker. Again, I'll be the first to admit that I use the word in my own life, but not to the extent of "Scarface." Peace.
     

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