posted on Dec, 13 2007 @ 08:11 PM
I'm going to try and respond to a few posts at once here.
reply to post by Beachcoma
I wouldn't say all game threads are the type that will be closed. Here is an example of a game that is perfectly fine. It takes some effort, a bit
of thought, and you can't google the answers.
Say it with Pictures (rebus puzzles)
Yeah, I know - a mod started it. Nevertheless, it is an example of a puzzle/game thread that I don't consider to be against the forum rules.
reply to post by Excitable_Boy
Yes, it is a part
of the definition I gave - one word out of about twenty. The sentence it was right smack dab in the middle of went like
reply to post by Shar
consideration or examination by argument, comment, etc., esp. to explore solutions
I realize there were people that enjoyed the game threads. The 3 Amigo's decided 8 months ago to end them and that's when it became a done deal.
I would suggest if you feel that strongly about it, you u2u one of them. They may not change their minds, but I'm sure they will listen to what you
have to say.
When there were just one or two of these threads it was a little easier for us Mods to turn a 'blind eye', so to speak. This worked until there
just became too many of them to ignore.
[edit on 13-12-2007 by Duzey]