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punkdocpunkdoc Sheffield, Derbyshire border.Posts: 12,252
Is anyone else annoyed, that a perfectly friendly thread on euthanasia has been manipulated, so that even when new postings are made, it does not get bumped up, but languishes on Page 3.
Consequences, altered cases
Broken noses, altered faces
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  • Hostafan1Hostafan1 Posts: 33,022
    I'd noticed that too. 
    Is it a glitch, or something more " organised"?

    Devon.
  • AnniDAnniD South West UKPosts: 10,623
    edited July 2018
    I noticed something similar on a thread about Monty Don (in which l thanked you @punkdoc ) , even though people posted after me, the time of the "latest post" didn't change, and it moved further down the pages. Anything to do with the Korean/ Chinese/ Japanese takeover?  B)
  • punkdocpunkdoc Sheffield, Derbyshire border.Posts: 12,252
    edited July 2018
    It has happened before, with a tread that may have been regarded as controversial.
    If people are behaving badly, then I agree that threads should be closed, or removed, but this thread is being conducted very calmly and I think the results are very interesting.
    Sadly, I think it is some form of censorship.
    Consequences, altered cases
    Broken noses, altered faces
    My ego altered, altered egos
    Wherever I go, so does me go
  • Hostafan1Hostafan1 Posts: 33,022
    punkdoc said:
    It has happened before, with a tread that may have been regarded as controversial.
    If people are behaving badly, then I agree that threads should be closed, or removed, but this thread is being conducted very calmly and I think the results are very interesting.
    Ditto your MD thread which was allowed to become buried.
    Devon.
  • B3B3 South East LondonPosts: 22,962
    edited July 2018
    One of mine was closed but I wasn't too bothered as it was dying a natural death anyway.
    Yes ,I think it's wrong to manipulate thread placing.
    I had a look at the euthanasia thread when somebody mentioned it. I could see nothing offensive about it. 
    In London. Keen but lazy.
  • ShepsSheps West YorkshirePosts: 1,293
    Maybe one of the IT Team can explain what is causing the issue?
  • ShepsSheps West YorkshirePosts: 1,293
    It looks like this thread is doing the same?
  • DovefromaboveDovefromabove Central Norfolk UKPosts: 80,527
    edited July 2018
    Maybe there have been objections direct to the Mods?  

    Difficult row to hoe, keeping an eye on something with potential to offend some sensitivities, especially when presumably trying to sort out something re the Spam and the Privacy Settings box blip and it's just before the weekend ................  :/

    I've got the thread Bookmarked so I can find it easily.  
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  • raisingirlraisingirl East Devon, on the Edge of Exmoor.Posts: 6,046
    edited July 2018
    It's sticking at the date it was originally posted, so it may be a glitch.

    But on the other hand, this one is sticking at the time of lantana's first reply
    “Light thinks it travels faster than anything but it is wrong. No matter how fast light travels, it finds the darkness has always got there first” 
  • pansyfacepansyface PEAK DISTRICT DerbyshirePosts: 20,699
    I just thought it was something to do with polls.....
    Apophthegm -  a big word for a small thought.
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