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at what point is there NO point joining a thread

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FluffyMummy123 Sat 27-Sep-08 11:14:49

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VersdeSociete Sat 27-Sep-08 11:17:45

4. When it goes "oh, snugglemuffin, your dd is just adorable and haha about pinkitten's panties falling off"

FluffyMummy123 Sat 27-Sep-08 11:18:48

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NorbertDentressangle Sat 27-Sep-08 11:19:53

5. When you click on it and there 100+ posts between 2 or 3 posters that you've never heard of or never seen on any other threads and you think you've stumbled into someones private conversation by accident

VersdeSociete Sat 27-Sep-08 11:20:11

yes, I'd click to see a cat, even a rather average one....

LadyOfWaffle Sat 27-Sep-08 11:21:07

( I saw a Norbert lorry the other day for the 1st time!)

PortAndLemon Sat 27-Sep-08 11:21:48

6. If someone has already compared something to Nazi Germany.

7. If it's about telling children the truth about Santa (unless you just cut and paste in the whole of the previous year's thread to save time)

NorbertDentressangle Sat 27-Sep-08 11:23:11

LadyofWaffle -it will be the first of many, believe me. I get about a bit wink

RE:my earlier post can I add:
5(a) the conversation is usually about prams/buggies

HRHSaintMamazon Sat 27-Sep-08 11:24:13

if the previous post was more than 12 hours ago.

why do people do that?

FluffyMummy123 Sat 27-Sep-08 11:25:28

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pagwatch Sat 27-Sep-08 11:25:30

as soon as you see that xxx has joined and is spouting the one sided crap that they spout on every thread that raises this issue

<< note : insert mumsnet nicname of choice>>

FluffyMummy123 Sat 27-Sep-08 11:26:30

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littlelapin Sat 27-Sep-08 11:28:48

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DumbledoresGirl Sat 27-Sep-08 11:30:54

When a post is resurrected 10 months later and someone responds to the OP's question as to what to do about their child's temperature.

FluffyMummy123 Sat 27-Sep-08 11:31:16

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littlelapin Sat 27-Sep-08 11:31:43

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FluffyMummy123 Sat 27-Sep-08 11:32:01

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DumbledoresGirl Sat 27-Sep-08 11:32:58

grin

pagwatch Sat 27-Sep-08 11:33:39

grin

VersdeSociete Sat 27-Sep-08 11:34:54

Those AIBUs where they dripfeed the information so 4000 posts later you agree that it was OK to kick their FIL in the crotch after the crucial detail that he's taken his penis out at Christnas lunch emerges circa post 3999...

tiredemma Sat 27-Sep-08 11:35:56

when things like this crop up

[[ http://lh3.ggpht.com/_x2LrDZQFGdA/SD6qAC18bAI/AAAAAAAAAKI/i8sRwMnK0U0/bat+t+shirt.jpg you know its pointless joining in ]]

tiredemma Sat 27-Sep-08 11:36:28

hang on

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thewiltedrose Sat 27-Sep-08 11:37:13

When you open a thread and every post resembles

"Oh good morning to you xxx and xxx nice to see you again how is the dog today?
xxx You havnt been on the thread for a few days oh and xxx of course i got your email im replying now! So what shall we chat about this morning?"

And your just standing there feeling like you've just joined high school in he mddle of the year and dont have a clue who to soeak to blush

FluffyMummy123 Sat 27-Sep-08 11:45:18

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SoupDragon Sat 27-Sep-08 11:48:21

"look at my cat"?? Do I need to add pictures of the SoupKittens on my profile now?

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