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MouthWash
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8/22/2012 4:06:59 PM
Posted: 5 years ago
Has the bug that allows you to surpass the 8000 char limit been fixed?
"Well, that gives whole new meaning to my assassination. If I was going to die anyway, perhaps I should leave the Bolsheviks' descendants some Christmas cookies instead of breaking their dishes and vodka bottles in their sleep." -Tsar Nicholas II (YYW)
bossyburrito
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8/22/2012 4:41:32 PM
Posted: 5 years ago
I 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inferno
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8/22/2012 4:53:14 PM
Posted: 5 years ago
At 8/22/2012 4:06:59 PM, MouthWash wrote:
Has the bug that allows you to surpass the 8000 char limit been fixed?

No. Someone trolled one of my threads to pieces and I wanted to respond
on the same page. The bug appeared.
MouthWash
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8/22/2012 7:44:48 PM
Posted: 5 years ago
@bossyburrito, I was referring to debates.
"Well, that gives whole new meaning to my assassination. If I was going to die anyway, perhaps I should leave the Bolsheviks' descendants some Christmas cookies instead of breaking their dishes and vodka bottles in their sleep." -Tsar Nicholas II (YYW)
FREEDO
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8/22/2012 7:45:52 PM
Posted: 5 years ago
Why would you bring this up again? Don't make these. No one wants the bug fixed.
THE CHOSEN ONE

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drafterman
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8/22/2012 7:54:29 PM
Posted: 5 years ago
At 8/22/2012 7:45:52 PM, FREEDO wrote:
Why would you bring this up again? Don't make these. No one wants the bug fixed.

I want the bug fixed.
UnStupendousMan
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8/22/2012 7:59:51 PM
Posted: 5 years ago
At 8/22/2012 7:54:29 PM, drafterman wrote:
At 8/22/2012 7:45:52 PM, FREEDO wrote:
Why would you bring this up again? Don't make these. No one wants the bug fixed.

I want the bug fixed.
phantom
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8/22/2012 8:00:25 PM
Posted: 5 years ago
At 8/22/2012 7:54:29 PM, drafterman wrote:
At 8/22/2012 7:45:52 PM, FREEDO wrote:
Why would you bring this up again? Don't make these. No one wants the bug fixed.

I want the bug fixed.

This and no.
"Music is a zen-like ecstatic state where you become the new man of the future, the Nietzschean merger of Apollo and Dionysus." Ray Manzarek (The Doors)
Nur-Ab-Sal
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8/22/2012 8:52:08 PM
Posted: 5 years ago
How do you surpass the limit?
Genesis I. And God created man to his own image: to the image of God he created him: male and female he created them.
MouthWash
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8/22/2012 10:24:46 PM
Posted: 5 years ago
At 8/22/2012 8:52:08 PM, Nur-Ab-Sal wrote:
How do you surpass the limit?

Type your argument out somewhere else, then do rich text, paste it in, and switch to regular text.

They're already fixing it btw.
"Well, that gives whole new meaning to my assassination. If I was going to die anyway, perhaps I should leave the Bolsheviks' descendants some Christmas cookies instead of breaking their dishes and vodka bottles in their sleep." -Tsar Nicholas II (YYW)
bossyburrito
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8/22/2012 10:29:49 PM
Posted: 5 years ago
At 8/22/2012 8:00:25 PM, phantom wrote:
At 8/22/2012 7:54:29 PM, drafterman wrote:
At 8/22/2012 7:45:52 PM, FREEDO wrote:
Why would you bring this up again? Don't make these. No one wants the bug fixed.

I want the bug fixed.

This and no.
Nur-Ab-Sal
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8/22/2012 10:47:21 PM
Posted: 5 years ago
At 8/22/2012 10:24:46 PM, MouthWash wrote:
At 8/22/2012 8:52:08 PM, Nur-Ab-Sal wrote:
How do you surpass the limit?

Type your argument out somewhere else, then do rich text, paste it in, and switch to regular text.

They're already fixing it btw.

Well that's just frakking great. I hate the character limit... but I understand how increasing it would just make debates even less readable.
Genesis I. And God created man to his own image: to the image of God he created him: male and female he created them.
FREEDO
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8/23/2012 2:48:30 AM
Posted: 5 years ago
The limit needs to be raised.
On an intellectual debate site, rounds SHOULD be able to be "boringly long".
And I am the god of fun. So you know I'm being fair.
Sometimes that extra length is needed for clarity and completeness. I have needed it a few times myself.
I say increase it to at least 10,000. But 12,000 would be good too. Probably no higher than that.
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