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Old 27 May 2017, 05:44 AM
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Originally Posted by musicgeek View Post
Not to hijack, but there were lots of fun, goofy little features and quirky habits on the old boards - the signature files, the not-random-but-mysterious-in-methodology assigning of themed statuses to posters based on post count, the changing of user names to fit the seasonal themes... I sometimes miss the playful vibe that we once had.
Back in my day, our login name didn't have to be the same as our screen name.

One stupid question, though, why did the old board retain posts forever but this one seems to have some weird algorithm for deleting old posts that is not based solely on age? Some of those posts in fauxtography are ancient, for instance.