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How many forum posters does it take.....

Discussion in 'Members' Lounge' started by pissedoffsol, Jul 23, 2003.

  1. pissedoffsol

    pissedoffsol RETIRED

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    >How many forum users does it take to change a light bulb?
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    >1 to change the light bulb and to post that the light bulb has been
    >changed
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    >14 to share similar experiences of changing light bulbs and how the
    >light bulb could have been changed differently
    >
    >7 to caution about the dangers of changing light bulbs
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    >27 to point out spelling/grammar errors in posts about changing light
    >bulbs
    >
    >53 to flame the spell checkers
    >
    >41 to correct spelling/grammar flames
    >
    >6 to argue over whether it's "lightbulb" or "light bulb" ... another
    >6 to condemn those 6 as anal-retentive
    >
    >2 industry professionals to inform the group that the proper term is
    >"lamp"
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    >15 know-it-alls who claim *they* were in the industry, and that "light
    >bulb" is perfectly correct
    >
    >156 to email the participant's ISPs complaining that they are in
    >violation of their "acceptable use policy"
    >
    >109 to post that this forum is not about light bulbs and to please
    >take this discussion to a lightbulb forum
    >
    >203 to demand that cross posting to hardware forum, off-topic forum,
    >and lightbulb forum about changing light bulbs be stopped
    >
    >111 to defend the posting to this forum saying that we all use light
    >bulbs and therefore the posts *are* relevant to this forum
    >
    >306 to debate which method of changing light bulbs is superior, where
    >to buy the best light bulbs, what brand of light bulbs work best for
    >this technique and what brands are faulty
    >
    >27 to post URL's where one can see examples of different light bulbs
    >
    >14 to post that the URL's were posted incorrectly and then post the
    >corrected URL's
    >
    >3 to post about links they found from the URL's that are relevant to
    >this group which makes light bulbs relevant to this group
    >
    >33 to link all posts to date, quote them in their entirety including
    >all headers and signatures, and add "Me too"
    >
    >12 to post to the group that they will no longer post because they
    >cannot handle the light bulb controversy
    >
    >19 to quote the "Me too's" to say "Me three"
    >
    >4 to suggest that posters request the light bulb FAQ
    >
    >44 to ask what is a "FAQ"
    >
    >4 to say "didn't we go through this already a short time ago?"
    >
    >143 to say "do a Google search on light bulbs before posting questions
    >about light bulbs"
    >
    >1 forum lurker to respond to the original post 6 months from now and
    >start it all over again

    :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol:
     
  2. CRX-YEM

    CRX-YEM Super Moderator Moderator VIP

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    :lol:
    that's worthy of a good gut chuckle
     
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    rudeludenotmeanthough Senior Member

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    Havok Senior Member

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    Indeed, hilarious.
     
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    <<<<<<<<<<< lol
     
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    sportlinecrx Banned

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    :ghey: but oh so true! :worthy:
     
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    hcivic.com Senior Member

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    So who gonna bring this one back in 6 mounths
     
  12. Luke6

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    me of course.
     
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    E_SolSi Member of the 20 nut club Moderator VIP

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    Im sure you misspelled something :p Thats funny cause its true.
     
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    i'm a forum lurker :ph34r:
     
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    Me too. :ph34r:
     
  18. pissedoffsol

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    me three
    :ph34r:
     
  19. Slo86GT

    Slo86GT Super Moderator

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    Did you do a Google search on posts about forums? There some really good info in the FAQ, too.

    :readfaq:

    http://www.google.com/search?hl=en&ie=UTF-...&q=read+the+faq

    :lol:
     
  20. pissedoffsol

    pissedoffsol RETIRED

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    check your fucking spelling ASSHAT! :p
     
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