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Old 21.01.2019, 03:40 PM
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Originally Posted by Crash11 View Post
Qualcomm - we have read about this all over Twitter etc

How about doing something useful then and make some attempt to arrange to fix the forum site issues rather than make more unnecessary posts solely donw in an attempt to get us to part with our money

I know arranging the fixing of the issues with the site are unlikely to bring in direct cash to those you work for, but such goodwill goes a long way

Knowing this will fall on deaf ears
I know this place needs fixing, but surely it's relevant to put this info up?

On the forum versus social media thing, I hate social media and refuse to use it. Twitter is useful for some info, like following Rapoport or Schefter, but why would I want to post anything myself and why would anyone care about my tweets? I shut down my Facebook account last year and it was one of the best decisions I have ever made. I feel mentally much better for it - it's so negative. If people want to find out what I am doing now they must come and talk to me. Those who do - great. We are probably better at communicating directly now (rather than these horrible show-off life propaganda posts that people do to tell everyone how marvellous everything is). Those who don't come and talk to me - cut loose and no loss there.

For the NFL, I find the level of discussion on social media so shallow and simple. It's depressing. Forums allow us to actually have a proper debate, with reasoned arguments mostly rather than just an emoji, a gif and an insult. So this place should be important to cultivate that. But it clearly isn't... These days I mostly talk NFL with friends on whatsapp groups. Not quite the detail of a forum but better than social media.

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