Its not stupid, I see your reasoning, but what makes the threads great for so long is being randomly reminded of them when you're lurking in the respective forum. For me it keeps them good.
"I kinda felt like a dork just now...I was taking a dump butt naked except for my socks, goggles, and a condom beanie while talking to you and trying to open a bag of peanuts": thefilmerguy, on the phone with me
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