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phillip1882

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are the forums dead?
« on: September 28, 2016, 01:32:38 pm »
haven't seen much discussion for the most recent chapter.
there are two ways to be a patriot. the first is to join the military. the second is to convince the government that use of military force is unnecessary. the second is much more difficult but also more rewarding.

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Re: are the forums dead?
« Reply #1 on: September 29, 2016, 03:11:53 pm »
No I wouldn't say they're dead.  Things have been a little slower, lately.  In general, people don't use forums as much as they used to, thanks to things like reddit.

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Re: are the forums dead?
« Reply #2 on: October 12, 2016, 01:09:37 pm »
That said, some of the threads are older than 2014, and can likely be shifted to the Graveyard.
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Re: are the forums dead?
« Reply #3 on: October 28, 2016, 08:57:27 am »
Well, I think it's okay to leave them there for people who want to look at them.  It'd be too much work to move every old thread to the graveyard.

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Re: are the forums dead?
« Reply #4 on: October 31, 2016, 02:00:15 pm »
There should not be a separate forum, but a thread underneath every comic page. Use preferably Disqus 

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Re: are the forums dead?
« Reply #5 on: October 31, 2016, 10:18:51 pm »
I think I'd agree with this. Especially since the only active topics I can see are:

  • Mistakes Thread
  • Chapter Whatever

Pretty much nothing else. Disqus allows viewing of comments in real time, rather than going back and forth to another forum, and it focuses the topic on the page at hand.
"この世界の悪があれば本当に、それは人類の心の内にあります."
(Truly, if there is evil in this world, it lies within the heart of mankind)
—Edward D. Morrison