modest proposal + supertopo analytics + rogers pass


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Social climber
Feb 15, 2013 - 09:55am PT
It is interesting to calculate one's average PPD:

10210/2297 = 4.444 PPD.

Feels like too many...

Edit: DAMMIT! 2298 now - D'oh! ;)

Mountain climber
Topic Author's Reply - Feb 15, 2013 - 12:34pm PT
as i've continued to think about the original premise i've realized that it likely wouldn't make a significant difference to board composition whether or not a rule, as suggested, was formally introduced.

that's because for all intents and purposes the rule is already in place.

when you look at a list of the deactivated it becomes apparent that, unconsciously at least, underlying much of cmac's judicious use of his imperial prerogative is the following:

long term poster + extremely high post per day rate + primarily OT posting = supertopo swimming with the fishes.

if you americans ever get civilian oversight for your president's drone strike program i would seriously suggest you nominate cmac.

and if you don't get that oversight i'll be the first to suggest MacNamara/locker for president 2028! [every obama needs a biden :-p]

while this board isn't purely anarchic nor self-governing it is a benevolent dictatorship led by a leader with a truly deft hand.

so, kudos cmac. and cheers to all the responses so far [including both muppets ;-) ]. Charlie D. assuming i'm interpreting your metaphor correctly, I hear you on leaving a piece of your heart above rogers pass...

upwards and onwards to 10 000 000!

Social climber
Feb 15, 2013 - 12:56pm PT
hey there, say, charlie D..

wow, yes, i can imagaine!! and just from reading of it, and seeing your pictures!! well, i pray that you may see and enjoy it again....

i am going to seek out a few more reads about it...

i love the montana rogers's as well, but i'm realy
loving those talks and pics of the canadian one, as tops, now..

very good job, at sharing, charilie D...
god bless...

Social climber
Feb 15, 2013 - 01:29pm PT
Those pix of Roger's Pass made me weep. Stunning. Stunning. Awwwwkkkk!!!!!!

And it's a fine day on the south coast & I hafta work this aft !!!!

Dang !!!!!
Ed Hartouni

Trad climber
Livermore, CA
Mar 8, 2013 - 11:36am PT
current data on gross post rate to STForum is something like 853 post per day over about a year of data collecting (ok, 445.45625 days) there are rather large fluctuations around that, but the long time trends smooth out.

the recent rate has the 2 million post mark happening around 4/16/2013


Social climber
Wolf City, Wyoming
Mar 8, 2013 - 02:40pm PT
In my defense, that's (almost) ten yrs of posts.....
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