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Old 2nd November 2010
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Originally Posted by passthejoe View Post
Chances are...
I am separating out this second conversation into its own thread.

While other sites allow threads to meander in whatever direction anyone wants to go, this site has traditionally frowned on such a practice. This is known as hijacking discussion. The reason we politely ask members to respect this request is because new respondents, having different perspectives, questions, & needs frequently take discussion in a different direction as presented by the original poster. This helps provide continuity, it helps when searching is done after the fact (& there is a lot of searching done on this site...), & allows the original poster to continue discussion in whatever direction they originally intended.

Original thread:

Anyone who wishes to contribute to this new thread is free (& encouraged...) to do so.
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