posted on May, 9 2012 @ 06:48 PM
I'm guilty. I do apologize, I know sometimes I get a little too worked up over the whole double post thing.
But hear me out:
It's frustrating to see the same post over and over and over again. The search does actually work. I promise. The reason multiple threads on the same
topic bother me is because when you actually are looking for info on a topic, and there are multiple threads about the same subject, it's really
difficult to read through all the posts and keep the info organized. Someone might have a really stellar reply that I would totally enjoy reading, but
I miss it because they posted in a different thread about the same thing.
I'm just kind of anal about organization I guess. I know there's mods, and they do a great job, and I really appreciate how they keep ATS from
becoming like other sites. But they can't watch everything and sometimes a duplicate thread will just go one for way too long, racking up hundreds of
S&F's before a mod closes it down. I know I always come off sounding too harsh when I try to stop the madness and I'm sorry. But seriously, just use