I realize I'm new here and will probably be immediately flamed for criticizing what people are used to and comfortable with, but I would really like to discuss the format of discussion and groups on…Continue
"On this subject, could it perhaps be possible to implement a sort of quote feature? Right now whenever I want to comment on a post in detail, I have to rip the individual sentences out, copy them in my post and put them in italics and with quotation…"
"Thanks, Sacha. I appreciate your feedback, as well as that by the others here - Daniel, Trance, Grundgetta.
I'm not familiar with how Ning works or how much it costs, but it seems (perhaps naively on my part) that there would be other good…"
"It's ironic how those that are polite and courteous, and ask excellent questions about subjects that many of us are frustrated with, are the ones who expect to be flamed and those who are complete idiots, rude, discourteous, and aggressive,…"
"Cheepnis, no one should flame you either for having issues with the current forum format, or for not finding your concerns on searches. The search function isn't user friendly. There are ways for the savvy to search more effectively but those…"
"There are plenty of traditional forum packages available at no cost which are robust and very user friendly (the best one I have set up and managed is http://www.phpbb.com). I'm not really sure why something similar hasn't been set up…"
"I don't like it either but I believe it's how the Ning API is set up and there likely isn't much room to maneuver with it.
I'm a Software Developer but I'm not familiar with this particular API.
However, most don't…"
I realize I'm new here and will probably be immediately flamed for criticizing what people are used to and comfortable with, but I would really like to discuss the format of discussion and groups on the Nexus.I like (love) the Nexus idea and really am excited about having a freethinking home, but to be honest, I cannot fathom how the current discussion format is really usable.Perhaps I just don't know how to use it very well, but I cannot seem to pick up a thread where I last left it and if…See More
This is the place to post that hilarious irreligious YouTube video, an irreverent, anti-religious cartoon, or other humorous bit of media. Posts that do not reflect an atheist/irreligious theme will be deleted. (Don't make me go Old Testament.)See More
Greetings, Cheepnis! I notice you haven't been active at Atheist Nexus lately. <sigh> Sometimes it can seem a bit fragmented, with different groups for every interest. Please consider a group for socializing, where we talk about whatever's on our minds, Hang With Friends. :D You might feel more at home.
Welcome to this friendly meeting place with atheist freethinkers who recognise that fictional gods and crafty religions have always been used to deceive and control vulnerable superstitious people including the indoctrination of defenceless children;
----and how tragic and inexcusable it also is that women and minorities have been oppressed these last two thousand years and longer.