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To think that when people have gone to the trouble of answering a post

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KIMItheThreadSlayer Wed 05-Aug-09 08:42:13

It should not be removed just because the OP has a strop that she made herself look silly and did not like the answers given??????

TAFKAtheUrbanDryad Wed 05-Aug-09 08:43:34

Threads about threads usually end badly IME.

KIMItheThreadSlayer Wed 05-Aug-09 08:46:02

If it don't go my way I can strop and have it removed grin

I did ask for one to be removed a long time ago as I put something on that after consideration decided I did not want on the WWW and was told my posts could be removed but not the whole thread as people had taken the trouble to post on it.

Mumcentreplus Wed 05-Aug-09 08:47:50

<<gets popcorn>>...on second thoughts..<<gets branflakes>> grin

KIMItheThreadSlayer Wed 05-Aug-09 08:50:50

Holds out bowl for popcorn branflaks.

I guess my question is when did it change so you can get a whole thread removed, and is it rude to do so after people have answered, also I think some people like to know the outcome if anything was resolved and so on.

TAFKAtheUrbanDryad Wed 05-Aug-09 08:51:49

Meh - same experience here of MNHQ, I must say.

I threw a wobbler (ages ago) and emailed them and asked that they removed the thread and they said no.

Maybe there was another reason why the thread was removed?

KIMItheThreadSlayer Wed 05-Aug-09 08:54:05

Don't know, just wondered why it is now ok to do.

MNHQ will no doubt come along and tell us grin

TAFKAtheUrbanDryad Wed 05-Aug-09 08:55:06

Why don't you start a thread in Site Stuff and ask them?

RealityIsHavingAPartay Wed 05-Aug-09 08:55:34

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badbadmother Wed 05-Aug-09 08:56:43

Which thread????

KIMItheThreadSlayer Wed 05-Aug-09 08:57:39

Would be bad form to say.

sobloodystupid Wed 05-Aug-09 08:58:39

I went nuts a few months ago (hormones you understand!) and made a right prat of myself. They removed the thread for me
< stalks off full of self importance> grin

KIMItheThreadSlayer Wed 05-Aug-09 08:59:49

Must just be me they hate grin

RealityIsHavingAPartay Wed 05-Aug-09 09:01:39

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MyCatIsABiggerBastardThanYours Wed 05-Aug-09 09:04:12

Hmm, if its the one I'm thinking of she really didn't like the advice and comments (which IMO were perfectly reasonable - you really shouldn't post in AIBU if your not prepared for some strong responses - that's if I'm thinking of the right one) but that is no reason to have the thread removed. Amongst what you might not like there are always bits that you can take away that are good. And the usually the things you dont like have the best / most honest advice.

....few, that was a bit of a ramble but hope you get what I mean.

MyCatIsABiggerBastardThanYours Wed 05-Aug-09 09:07:29

few?? of course I mean phew (tis early for me).

RealityIsHavingAPartay Wed 05-Aug-09 09:09:17

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KIMItheThreadSlayer Wed 05-Aug-09 09:14:30

RealityIsHavingAPartay grin I don't know how to cat sad

RealityIsHavingAPartay Wed 05-Aug-09 09:56:28

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TheChilliMoose Wed 05-Aug-09 10:03:25

Which thread? What was it about? Who was the OP? I NEED TO KNOW! <nosy parker>

StillSquiffy Wed 05-Aug-09 10:05:03

no no no don't CAT. We ALL want a link to whichever thread it is that's being discussed grin

We definately need to get MN to attach their 'pin' sign as an alert to the juicy threads (defined maybe as once they reach, say 15 angry or hmm emoticons)... tis only fair.... hwat say you, Techy? Am sure you can put somethig in place for the rubberneckers....

mollyroger Wed 05-Aug-09 10:08:24

was it a sleep thread?

cat64 Wed 05-Aug-09 10:17:40

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cat64 Wed 05-Aug-09 10:21:05

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puffylovett Wed 05-Aug-09 10:21:17

Ooh, exciting ! For once, I actually know which thread is being talked about grin

<takes self back to nobby no mates saddo corner>

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