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25th Feb '14 2:31:26 PM Fighteer
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A term for what a person is doing when they read the top post of a thread, then jump to the bottom and makes a reply likely to have been nearly duplicated above or that is on a topic that has actually been left behind by the thread.

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A term for what a person is doing when they read only the top first and/or last post of a thread, then jump to the bottom and makes make a reply likely to have been nearly duplicated above reply. Nine times out of ten, they'll repeat something that was previously discussed or that is on a topic that the thread has actually been left behind by the thread.
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In general Internet etiquette, skimming the last page or two of a topic before entering it is considered minimally polite, as is asking if what you want to talk about has previously been discussed.
13th Sep '13 10:50:17 PM GhostOfAGeek
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