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Old 11-02-2011, 08:16 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Due to the recent thread digging that is happening, would it be possible to automatically lock the threads after like 1 year of no activity? Then if someone wants to revive it from the dead (with a good reason) a moderator could possibly unlock it.

Just throwing the idea around as people have been posting in 3+ years old thread recently...
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Old 11-02-2011, 08:19 AM   #2 (permalink)
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unless its a question that literally has a expiration date(im going to vail in 4 days, where can i find cheap lodging) ive never had a problem with people digging up old threads.
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Old 11-02-2011, 08:51 AM   #3 (permalink)
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unless its a question that literally has a expiration date(im going to vail in 4 days, where can i find cheap lodging) ive never had a problem with people digging up old threads.
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Old 11-02-2011, 09:15 AM   #4 (permalink)
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I totally agree, do not lock old threads. I think they can be relevant when when updated with new information and it is fun to see how things change/progress over time.
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Old 11-02-2011, 09:44 AM   #5 (permalink)
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I'm fine with old threads being resurrected too. If its appropriate it adds something new, if its not appropriate its usually a laugh anyway
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Old 11-02-2011, 10:49 AM   #6 (permalink)
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While sometimes it totally amazes me the shit new people dig up and post to, generally it is humorous to me and I don`t really see it as a problem. I and Killclimbz are certainly willing to hear your guys` thoughts and certainly take a look at it.
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just kidding, i butcher about every post i make.

but i totally agree, its crazy to see what some people revive but its pretty funny for the most part. It does seem like a bit of a hassle to have to ask a mod to unlock a thread just to put a reply in it. sometimes people have a question or comment on a question in a thread from a year or two ago, so might as well revive the old thread so we can all look at it and laugh
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