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Berrenta Heating things up from Texas Relationship Status: Can't buy me love
Heating things up
Dec 3rd 2015 at 8:08:12 PM

Seconded.

Anyways, cutlisted Zeldathon. There's a bit of inbounds, though.

SeptimusHeap from Bern, Switzerland Relationship Status: Mu
Dec 4th 2015 at 12:09:24 AM

Girl Writes What should have a full vote considering the number of inbounds, I'd say.

hamza678 Red Like Santa from Christmas Beacon.
Red Like Santa
Dec 4th 2015 at 9:14:19 AM

[up] Are those inbounds we want to keep, however? I mean, we've cut articles that attract drama before.

Now known as Cyber Controller
hamza678 Red Like Santa from Christmas Beacon.
Red Like Santa
hamza678 Red Like Santa from Christmas Beacon.
Red Like Santa
Dec 7th 2015 at 5:45:00 PM

How do we decide which Web Video and Blogs to keep?

Now known as Cyber Controller
Dec 7th 2015 at 8:56:24 PM

[up] IMHO, it should be done on the basis of whether it's an actual work of fiction or not. For example, if I wanted to make a page about the official GAINAX-licensed Character Blog for Shinji Ikari, My Tragic Existence (yes, I just made that up), that would a get a page here. But if I was to make about my Word Press anime blog, Awesome Anime, it would get deleted, as it's not a work of fiction, it's just me talking about works of fiction.

Berrenta Heating things up from Texas Relationship Status: Can't buy me love
Heating things up
Dec 7th 2015 at 9:05:26 PM

Added GWW.

As for FSTDT, that seems safe to call, right?

MorningStar1337 Aegroto dum anima est, spes est. from 🤔
Aegroto dum anima est, spes est.
Dec 7th 2015 at 10:06:20 PM

Time Cube: yeah that should be cut, It's a crazy Conspiracy Theory and while ofthen fictional, I don't think it would be wise to keep pages meant at promoting or mocking RL batshit guesses like that.

Is Amphibia an isekai? "We're TV Tropes. We don't need bots to ruin people's lives.". -nightwyrm_zero
chasemaddigan Playing the world's smallest violin.
Playing the world's smallest violin.
Jan 9th 2016 at 5:02:58 PM

I came across Sponge Buddy Mania, which a Spongebob Squarepants forum. A lot of the page seems to be troping about the user-base. The main page lists Fan Dumb and Flame War, the YMMV page has Scrappy entries about specific users, and the Trivia page has some examples that lack context (how are Fred & Lenny Ascended Memes for instance?). Can this page be salvaged?

Nohbody "In distress", my ass. from Somewhere in Dixie Relationship Status: Mu
Jul 13th 2016 at 6:23:19 AM

While cleaning up ghost wicks I came across Sheroes Central, which by and large does not seem like a work page, but a topical message board that tropes its users. It's also completely orphaned.

edited 13th Jul '16 6:36:35 AM by Morgenthaler

All I ever wanted was to pick apart the day. Put the pieces back together my way.
Aug 7th 2016 at 11:03:32 AM

Is there a minimum number of votes on this crowner required to call items?

All I ever wanted was to pick apart the day. Put the pieces back together my way.
Berrenta Heating things up from Texas Relationship Status: Can't buy me love
Heating things up
Aug 17th 2016 at 7:20:05 AM

Let's go ahead and call Fundies.

Aug 17th 2016 at 8:19:41 AM

Submitted the subpages of that one to the cutlist. Should the wicks be removed as well?

ETA: Also added Sheroes Central to the crowner.

edited 17th Aug '16 8:24:04 AM by Morgenthaler

All I ever wanted was to pick apart the day. Put the pieces back together my way.
Berrenta Heating things up from Texas Relationship Status: Can't buy me love
Heating things up
Aug 17th 2016 at 9:52:07 AM

Removing wicks will be fine.

Aug 17th 2016 at 10:52:17 AM

Dewicking is almost complete. There's a page quote on Gravity Is Only a Theory; I've submitted a different one in the quotes cleanup thread.

During wick cleaning I also came across Microaggressions, which seems to be exactly the same form of Troper Tales.

All I ever wanted was to pick apart the day. Put the pieces back together my way.
Aug 18th 2016 at 7:24:18 AM

Somebody mentioned Tumblr a while back in this thread, but nothing came of it. Since the page is completely about troping the site's community (including the "Social Justice" blogs, which probably goes against the Rule Of Cautious Editing Judgement), it probably wouldn't be missed if we deleted it.

There may be roleplay/fiction-based parts of the site that may be tropable, but they can have their own page.

edited 18th Aug '16 7:28:52 AM by Someoneman

AnotherDuck No, the other one. from Stockholm Relationship Status: In season
No, the other one.
Aug 18th 2016 at 8:03:20 AM

Well, social justice blogs don't count as tropable works anyway, judging by the crowner.

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valozzy Relationship Status: TV Tropes ruined my love life
Aug 19th 2016 at 11:15:08 AM

There may be roleplay/fiction-based parts of the site that may be tropable, but they can have their own page.

Actually, atleast one part of that section has a page here.

Kinda split over possibly letting Memes.Tumblr go. It's fun to read, but at the same time:

edited 19th Aug '16 11:18:48 AM by valozzy

Berrenta Heating things up from Texas Relationship Status: Can't buy me love
Heating things up
Aug 22nd 2016 at 8:21:37 PM

Calling Conservapedia.

Aug 23rd 2016 at 3:40:59 AM

Submitted the subpages to the Cutlist, begun dewicking.

Looking at the page for Rational Wiki, I do wonder why we have work pages for wikis in general. With the exception of specifically work-oriented wikis like Wookiepedia (Star Wars), do the generalist/political ones really count as works for the purpose of this site? The Other Wiki is interesting only in so far as explaining the different with TV Tropes, though even that was a lot more relevant in the early years since This Very Wiki has became something of a household name itself since then. FFS, there's even a page for a Neo Nazi wiki.

All I ever wanted was to pick apart the day. Put the pieces back together my way.
Berrenta Heating things up from Texas Relationship Status: Can't buy me love
Heating things up
Aug 23rd 2016 at 10:51:22 AM

Yep, Metapedia looks problematic. Adding to crowner.

Aug 24th 2016 at 4:25:13 PM

I disagree about the cutting of FSTDT and related pages.

Sign on for this After The End Fantasy RP.
Irene Drathe Perrywinkle from Friend Code: 1203-9265-8784 and 4571-1389-1915 Relationship Status: It's complicated
Drathe Perrywinkle
Aug 24th 2016 at 7:47:31 PM

If that Fundies page isn't dead now, kill it. It's just pointless drama and adds nothing useful to the site.

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Aug 24th 2016 at 8:09:36 PM

Why does it need to add anything useful to the site?

Sign on for this After The End Fantasy RP.

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28th Jul '17 2:02:10 PM
What would be the best way to fix the page?
At issue:
Crowner to decide which pages about web sites are pertinent to our site.

Vote yes if you believe a page should be cut.

Vote no if you believe a page is acceptable for our site or could be salvaged or repurposed (give details in a post.)

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