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Old 05-19-2010, 10:41 AM   #1
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Do you ever wonder why?

People bother to post questions on this forum about problems they are having "Right Now!", but don't bother to come back for a week or more to see if anyone has bothered to answer with helpful suggestions? Interesting. David


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Old 05-19-2010, 11:32 AM   #2
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Not everyone is a forum warrior like us! I imagine a link here was found via search engine, then they forgot the address... or they come back without signing in, then if they got any flack at all get scared away from updating a post.


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Old 05-19-2010, 11:42 AM   #3
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We have lots of people who post & then never come back to the forum...ever
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Old 05-20-2010, 09:23 AM   #4
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When I ask a question on a forum, I also reply if there is someone else answer my question (sometimes with a thank-you answer only).
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Old 05-21-2010, 07:52 PM   #5
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I lose track of some of my questions, especially when one takes on the appearance of a dead thread.
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Old 05-22-2010, 08:25 AM   #6
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I blame it all on what I call the "Walmart Mentality". Every one wants everything right now, at the lowest possible price, with the least amount of effort involved, and if it can be done with a drive-thru, that's even better.

This is generally the same group of people that have no idea what "you get what you pay for" really menas.

I think many would rather be ill-advised, than not advised in a short amount of time.

I should mention that I don't think that this is the majority HERE at all, most people that participate here seem genuinly grateful.
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Old 05-23-2010, 02:05 AM   #7
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I know i forget about half the stuff i post . i posted some parts forsale on craigslist and watched it for maybe 3 days didnt get any replies so i thought hmmm ok no one wants the parts and the add is now on page 6 , then ill check my email a week later walla 4 replies , i forgot by then. same here ill get notificatiions in my email. for me its just forgetfulness ..


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