posted on Mar, 3 2011 @ 03:47 PM
reply to post by smurfy
If it's a completely different angle, then absolutely, it should stay. But, in the OP's example, it was simply numerous people making the same
A search wasn't even necessary...ALL of those dupes were on the FRONT PAGE of that Forum! A quick glance would have sufficed, so I do see his
I, myself, have had threads I or other mods have closed, that were dupes, even if I was first to post. The reason? Another thread may have more
replies. Personally, I'd rather keep the more numerous posts' thread going than satisfy my own ego (as better for the membership to keep discussion on
the longer thread)...
Occasionally, I'll have to do the same for other members, though I will give them an Applause as somewhat of a compensation for it.
3-3-2011 by Gazrok because: (no reason given)