Most boring thread?

in reality, all of this has been a total load of old bollocks

Most boring thread

Answer With a Cover
13
33%
Newbie Introduction
2
5%
Treasury of Mirth
1
3%
Guitar Porn
9
23%
Threadkillers
7
18%
The Canadian one
8
20%
 
Total votes: 40

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Re: Most boring thread?

Postby Rayge » 05 Nov 2017, 15:57

yomptepi wrote:The word association thread is easily he most boring.

Something I find difficult to get my head around is that the ratio of views to replies is 6 to 1. OK, some of those may be bots, but it means that some people must go there just to look, rather than participate.
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Re: Most boring thread?

Postby BOLLY BEE » 05 Nov 2017, 17:08

Lots of people just seem to hang around here.
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Re: Most boring thread?

Postby sneelock » 05 Nov 2017, 19:16

You think? :lol:
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Re: Most boring thread?

Postby sneelock » 05 Nov 2017, 19:19

Well, as “which threads are boring” threads go, this one actually turned out to be pretty fun.
I hate when that happens.
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Re: Most boring thread?

Postby BOLLY BEE » 15 Nov 2017, 10:50

Robert Johnson - a third photo?
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Re: Most boring thread?

Postby Goat Boy » 15 Nov 2017, 10:56

It's word association, innit?
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Re: Most boring thread?

Postby The Modernist » 15 Nov 2017, 11:25

Dr. E. PLATE wrote:Robert Johnson - a third photo?


That's one of the most interesting ones for a while! Not that I'm particularly interested in Johnson, but I love all the amateur detective work it's inspired.

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Re: Most boring thread?

Postby The Modernist » 15 Nov 2017, 11:28

Goat Boy wrote:It's word association, innit?


Absolutely. But there are four or five posters who are addicted to it and keep bumping it up to the top. I don't begrudge them their fun (...well not much :twisted: ) but it's mystifying for the rest of us.

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Re: Most boring thread?

Postby Dr Markus » 15 Nov 2017, 11:31

I think it's a bit of a case of what else is there to post on? The board is hardly spoilt on choice for topics.
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Re: Most boring thread?

Postby Goat Boy » 15 Nov 2017, 11:31

Fun? FUN?

Keep the party invite folks, I'm grouting the bathroom that night
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Re: Most boring thread?

Postby The Modernist » 15 Nov 2017, 11:32

The Great Defector wrote:I think it's a bit of a case of what else is there to post on? The board is hardly spoilt on choice for topics.


You must be very jaded!
Even the 'post photos of your nail clippings' thread is more enthralling than 'Word Association'.

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Re: Most boring thread?

Postby Goat Boy » 15 Nov 2017, 11:34

It's still better than prog corner mind
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Re: Most boring thread?

Postby Dr Markus » 15 Nov 2017, 11:51

The Modernist wrote:
The Great Defector wrote:I think it's a bit of a case of what else is there to post on? The board is hardly spoilt on choice for topics.


You must be very jaded!
Even the 'post photos of your nail clippings' thread is more enthralling than 'Word Association'.



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Re: Most boring thread?

Postby BOLLY BEE » 15 Nov 2017, 12:15

The Modernist wrote:
Dr. E. PLATE wrote:Robert Johnson - a third photo?


That's one of the most interesting ones for a while! Not that I'm particularly interested in Johnson, but I love all the amateur detective work it's inspired.



I know the days when we really got stuck into talking about music are long gone, but I never thought a thread speculating on the authenticity of a photo of some old blues dude would make five pages!
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Re: Most boring thread?

Postby Diamond Dog » 15 Nov 2017, 12:22

Dr. E. PLATE wrote:Robert Johnson - a third photo?


See?

So you complain all fucking year long about people not starting new threads but, as soon as they do, you jump down their throats and/or take the piss by labelling it the most boring thread.

It's no wonder people don't post anymore, is it?
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Re: Most boring thread?

Postby BOLLY BEE » 15 Nov 2017, 12:28

Oooof!


OOOOOOFFFFFF!!!!!!
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Re: Most boring thread?

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Dr. E. PLATE wrote:
The Modernist wrote:
Dr. E. PLATE wrote:Robert Johnson - a third photo?


That's one of the most interesting ones for a while! Not that I'm particularly interested in Johnson, but I love all the amateur detective work it's inspired.



I know the days when we really got stuck into talking about music are long gone, but I never thought a thread speculating on the authenticity of a photo of some old blues dude would make five pages!


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Re: Most boring thread?

Postby BOLLY BEE » 15 Nov 2017, 12:38

:lol: :lol:
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Re: Most boring thread?

Postby Samoan » 15 Nov 2017, 14:12

The Weird Dreams thread is not a place I visit.
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Re: Most boring thread?

Postby Goat Boy » 15 Nov 2017, 14:46

Diamond Dog wrote:
Dr. E. PLATE wrote:Robert Johnson - a third photo?


See?

So you complain all fucking year long about people not starting new threads but, as soon as they do, you jump down their throats and/or take the piss by labelling it the most boring thread.

It's no wonder people don't post anymore, is it?


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