Is there an IRC chatroom for this forum?

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  1. Oric

    Oric Well-Known Member

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    If there isn't there really oughtta be, there is such diversity in the people who come here.
     
  2. Joe Moore

    Joe Moore Is Not Jim... Administrator

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    No we do not. Had one before, noone used it so when we upgraded some time ago, we ditched the chat room.
     
  3. Lady_Prime

    Lady_Prime Prime's Leading Lady

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    Do you think one would reopen if there was a demand?

    Heather
     
  4. Sector Seven

    Sector Seven ∞ GΣΣK™

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    I can't see demand. Since chats are pretty outdated - and unnecessary - with the onset of internet forums, it'd suffer the fate of the old one really quickly.

    If nothing else, some of the really old timers from back when we didn't have many forums and talked mostly on newsgroups pop into IRC from time to time. IRC isn't as cool as it used to be, but you may like that environment of "real time".
     
  5. Motor_Master

    Motor_Master Lets the balls touch TFW2005 Supporter

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    Yeah the shout box died as well, but not from lack of use.
     
  6. Valkysas

    Valkysas Attack Buffalo

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    the shoutbox sucked. especially when near the end all it ever had was a single guy spamming links to his ebay auctions over and over.
     
  7. Soundblaster1

    Soundblaster1 The Heisenberg of Toys

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    And there was that guy who knew his ABCs... 3000+ shouts in 7 hours...

    I miss the shoutbox (even though only a few of us used it)
     
  8. Joe Moore

    Joe Moore Is Not Jim... Administrator

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    Sorry, no. I don't see us ever opening another.
     
  9. Phy

    Phy I want... ROOM SERVICE!!

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    The only reason to have IRC now would be to get quotes from people like Ops and jiggles onto bash.org
     
  10. RandomFerret

    RandomFerret Fuzzy Forever

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    Bah, just take the forum posts and rewrite the format so it looks like you copied it from the mirc window.
     
  11. the_riesen

    the_riesen INDY COLTS SBXLI-Champs TFW2005 Supporter

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    no offense but i was never a fan of IRC it seemed to crazy like there were more channels than people that used it...
     
  12. llamatron

    llamatron Shut up, Nigel. TFW2005 Supporter

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    /me is aroused.
     
  13. KA

    KA PENIS GOES WHERE?!!

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    *slaps llama with a trout*

    ...wtf was all that about?
     
  14. FreshDebesh

    FreshDebesh <b><font color=brickred>oye chak de phatte!</font> Veteran

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    I think this thread has run its course.
     
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