Originally Posted by Rocket_Fuel
The board will slowly die. People don't like other people who think they're "better then the yare. Especially telling them to beg their way onto a "better" board or to go away. Because soon people will take you up on that and then all you will have left is that "big boy" board your proud of that the "big timers" go to.
Maybe I'm being naive, but I don't notice anything dying at all.
If it is going to die, I wish it would hurry up and kick it so that I could find someplace else to talk baseball.
Originally Posted by OUReds
Thus, not having a game thread is the very root of the (admittedly tiresome) claims of the sun deck posters being "second class citizens", as they are denied arbitrarily a very popular feature that many consider integral to building a sports forum community.
Having two identical forums defeats the purpose of having two forums in the first place.
Basic carrot and stick kinda stuff. If you want to participate in the game thread, be cool in the Sun Deck for a bit and get posting access to the ORG.
It really isn't hard -- I mean, even I managed to get access.