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The Mumsnet PHILOSOPHICAL EXERCISE! What is it like to respond to threads when you have not read the OP, and no subsequent posts?

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QuintessentialShadows Wed 16-Jul-08 10:36:46


Bronze Wed 16-Jul-08 10:38:01

Like this. I just went onto the is anyone having problems thread wanting to see what other people said.... but of course I couldn't read it.

zippitippitoes Wed 16-Jul-08 10:38:13

i was thinking something very similar..who will come up with a realy good thread title

StealthPolarBear Wed 16-Jul-08 10:38:51

well wierd man
<<hippy music>>

Phono Wed 16-Jul-08 10:39:30

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Mhamai Wed 16-Jul-08 10:39:40

Well yes in this instance I can only respond to thread title as Mn has vanished everything else! grin

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Uriel Wed 16-Jul-08 10:40:16


<<strokes beard>>

IdrisTheDragon Wed 16-Jul-08 10:40:40

As long as the posts are short you can read through threads I'm on

fryalot Wed 16-Jul-08 10:40:45

well I've just typed a hugely long post on the zappata thread telling them my computer is broken and I'm turning the puter off to clean the house.

Then I realised tis not ME, tis MUMSNET that is broken!

oh what unfettered joy! I no longer have to worry about cleaning!


thank you mumsnet!!!!

now get it fixed please

SoupKitchen Wed 16-Jul-08 10:40:48

I am hoping they get it soretd soon

TigerFeet Wed 16-Jul-08 10:40:56

I think the red shoes with the polka dot dress tbh


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NumberJill Wed 16-Jul-08 10:41:06

Har! There you all are.


SoupKitchen Wed 16-Jul-08 10:41:12

It's backgrin

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Mhamai Wed 16-Jul-08 10:42:31


Mhamai Wed 16-Jul-08 10:43:16

Cue a squillion posts about MN on and off. God I need a life! grin

fryalot Wed 16-Jul-08 10:44:14

TMMJ - on "threads I'm on" it only tells you the posts since you posted

I think

QuintessentialShadows Wed 16-Jul-08 12:06:31

LOL - this was a bit like a "lucky dip" !!

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