How did your favourite boards degraded in quality so you decided to leave them?
>>942027/pol/ with over-saturating dub posting and endless trolls baiting other anons with the aussie posters from /tv/ shitposting Remember when /pol/ used to discuss politics?
When /int/ became useless generals
>>942050>/pol/ telling JIDF and reddit to fuck offHow times have changed
>/an/>trolls posting anti-pitbull bait constantly even though the exact same debate would be had every single time and they would be BTFO they just keep posting them>it's now a meme to hate cats to the point of constant shitposting about wanting them dead and not helping anons posting questions about them>"rescue dogs are all shitty">"if your dog does one thing wrong then you're a shitty owner and should never own a dog kys">"hey /an/ first time poster can you breed ID my puppy"may not seem bad compared to other boards, but if you posted before it was so heavily saturated with these types then you'd get it. It used to be that the only trolls were buggy and the one dude who thought he was a vampire and that giving dogs baths made them sick. Now it's shit
>>942071>it's now a meme to hate catsGood. Cats are shit.
>>942138They're a common board topic. Now that all the "I'll shoot any cat I see hurrr" fags are constantly shitposting it makes many of the threads insufferable
Mods on /sp/Never seen a vibrant board ruined quite like thatShitposters can't compete
>>942027/vp/ was ruined by all of the pedos posting about their fetish sex with Pokemon anime characters. >>>/vp/31272342Shit like this needs to go
>>942027I never left. I'm observing it slowly degenerating to /v/ 2.0
>>942571>Board for a fanbase full of furries, children and manchildren Sorry fampai but /vp/ was fated to be shit since its creation.
/a/ I don't care who your best girl or what her butt smells like.
>>942071>People on /an/ hate cats nowWhat. The. Fuck.I can only assume this is from the influx of millenials and r/The_Donald browsers.
>>942313This. Mods purposely ruined /sp/ because they flat out hated it.Does Hiro even bother to look at how badly 4chan is doing?
/a/just generals and sane threads everyday now
>>942754i really love how on this website people act like intolerable piece of shit, then when they get punished for acting like intolerable pieces of shit, they act like something horrifically unfair has been done to themlike are you seriously retarded or what the fuck
>>942759What's up mod?
After /kpop/ inspired others to make their own generals and album charts going out of control I left /mu/. Also >>942053I've been going back because of the sharethreads though.
>>942050>>942681/pol/ really has degraded ever since moot nuked it to shitpost hell back in 2014/ The board is nothing but a flanderized caricature of what redditors and newfags think it was like circa 2014, gathering what they know from epic 4chan funny moments.They don't understand the Libertarian or Ancap aspect /pol/ used to have. They don't know that Stormfront continued to invade /pol/ even after their shittery got /n/ and /new/ deleted. Hell, they don't even fully understand the fairly new redpill mythos brought in via Stromfront. They just think /pol/ is a secret Trump HQ for edgy memes, and I doubt that will change any time in the future. It's at 2009 /b/ levels of newfaggotry, and the board is wholly lost to newfaggotry. 8/pol/ isn't any better.On the bright side, the destruction of /pol/ has gotten me to get off of 4chan and actually do something constructive with my free time. I'm currently taking on art as a hobby, and the little amount I spend on 4chan is now spent on /ic/ of all places. Good stuff.
>>942730It started with a troll named buggy who absolutely hated outdoor free roaming cats (he actually had a lot of good points since outdoor cats are really bad for many reasons but he was such an autist about it no one listened). eventually he got permabanned and the anti cat shit stopped. But because he wasn't there, people who enjoyed his shitposting started making threads and derailing others about outdoor cats. Eventually that devolved from hating only outdoor cats into any cats and cat owners. It's annoying. Aside from buggy, I blame a lot of /an/'s issues on how adoption/neutering dogs and keeping cats indoors has become wayyyy more popular, so people want to feel like a special snowflake for having the unpopular opinion>>942739Nah. Can't speak for other boards but aside from the cat threads and pitbull b8, /an/ wasn't like this two years ago. Hell, it wasn't even like this one year ago.
The /qa/ - Quests and Adventure thread died here over a year ago.Then delet /pol/.Then rule what ever number that autist complains about.Then delet /pol/ again (the drumpfining).I rarely visit this place anymore.
The last straw on /co/ was when janies and mods started deleting any political opinion they didn't like, while leaving ones they like alone. You just know they're the types who would scream about free speech if someone did that to them, but it's okay for them to ban you over it.
>>942027the people in charge of this site decided to ruin the only board I care about by banning people to please a handful of whiners and so I drank, took xanax, and rediscovered what it means to be a funposterwhen a man has nothing left to lose he has everything to gain. 10/10 recommendation would go again
when /pol/ suck trump's dick hard
>>944306I wonder how they feel about about trump saddling the cost of the wall on taxpayers instead of mexico like he implied
>/v/Newfag invasion. Nobody knows anything about vidya anymore and half of it is false-flagging shitposts. Also has gotten way too fast. Hell, it´s not even a good blue /b/ anymore. It´s just a sea of bait and Steam forums tier discussion.>/tg/Death by generals. You can´t post anything without getting redirected to one.>/int/Death by generals and zero effort shitposting. Everyone sane has left the board years ago.
n/u/-/u/ is too much for me. >Tumblr>3DPD dykes blogposting and projecting instead of going to /lgbt/ >/co/ >/tv/ >ACK >emoticons >extremely retarded newfags>Korean threads are a "plz respond" fest >namefags >paranoid mod deleting threads and opinions that hurt his or shipper fee-fees. You can't even call him a faggot.Protip: If you want to fap to 2D lesbians or just discuss 2D lesbians doing cute things, do it alone. Tumblr will always shit on them.
>>944313They'll find some way to justify it, while going on about "muh Hillary/leftist/SJW menace." /pol/ is beyond saving at this point, because they've just become an outright parody of itself, & they don't even know it.
>>944347>>944358Have you guys found a job yet to pay off the credit card debt you accumulated while donating to Bernie?
>>>/o/ and >>>/m/>complete lack of moderation What happened to the mods who cares about these boards?
>>942027/a/ has hired some new-as-fuck jannies that are keeping generals he likes on the boards and deleting everything else. There are six Jojo threads, two bleach generals, and at least two to four flip flapper threads, but the things I like aren't allowed one.
>>942027>/ic/people took advantage that there's little traffic and few to none mods and created generals that have no business being there. Why is there "porn thread generals" if there is /aco/? why is there an "alternative art and stylization" general if there is /co/? those people also crosspost to those said boards.the "merc wip" meme also led to people leaving because the quality of the board dropped. the need for memes takes precedent over user drawn pictures. Users post more in their tumblrs they advertise in the self promotion threads more than /ic/.
I used to browse /b/ up until 2010. You can probably guess why I left it.
/vr/Stopped keeping the repair thread up when there started being more "google it fag" posting, general shitposting, and confrontational posters than actual people needing help or helping.Far as I can tell, the repair threads died when I left.
>>944451>ImplyingMocking /pol/ stupidity =/= donating to candidates that weren't Trump, moron.
>>944795he is counting money for now
>>944495the buyer's remorse is delicious
>>945680>The legislation also prohibits public employees from going on strikeAhahahah
>>945709Minimum wage too high, wage slaves now.
>>942313/sp/ - Shit Posting
>>945680The sad part is, trump supporters will still defend this and say he's a president that cares about them and will make American "great" again. I truely don't understand what there is to like about this whole situation for them aside that saying racist shit is slightly more socially acceptable now.
>>945888where is the road
>>942027/a/ turned into waifu circlejerk
>>946439I agree. I love when /pol/ shitposting somehow break out of its containment board.
>>942027>/asp/Wrestling fags making dozens on dozens of threads on a slow board that each get 20 replies before being replaced by another stream of threads>/int/General circle wanking where everyone talks in their own language>/pol/Flags
>>942027/his/ with extremely repetitive memery and general retardation of discussions.
>>942027/int/ became oversaturated with generals the moment flags were added to /pol/ and /his/ was created, taking away all culture from /int/.
/v/.Edgy, underage, sex obsessed, poor (platform wars).
>>948301>Well it sure as hell was a lot better than it is nowNo it fucking wasn't, you moron. It's just a different type of shit now.
>>948335None of what you said disproves my post except maybe the Captcha thing.
>>948301>>/g/>Pajeets shillingWhoops! You're part of the problem!
>>948364>A large portion of them are likely children. The rest can't be asked to write out a post, so they spend their time shitposting one liners.This is mainly why /v/ is seen as /b/ with video games.
>>942979Your life is shit regardless. Go fuck yourself.
>/qa/Turned into shitposting and shilling, half a bunch of people who never used 4chan before trying to fight against /pol/ and shit they don't like, and half barneyfag shitposting>/vip/Used to be a cool textboard, then textboards were frozen and kept for archiving, then a couple months after moot left they were just destroyed. Thankfully Hiro made it again, but it was an imageboard behind a paywall... I have a pass, but /vip/ is just too dead and is so boring. What's the fucking point?>/co/It was a pretty unique board with some cool posters, then it just turned into various circlejerks and now a third of it is cool, third of it is tumblr type posting, and the third is people accusing people of being tumblr>/vr/Used to talk a lot about retro games and posting comfy retro battlestations, pictures and ads, but now a good half of it is eceleb shitposting and meta>/i/The original Java Application got fucked over and now replaced with a much inferior html5 application that sucks>/ck/Thanks to often "oh brother" shitpost attacks, the board gets swamped in bullshit, which is sad because it used to be one of the less horrible boardsNow for boards that didn't get ruined at all, but did kinda slide into other stuff>/m/The mecha board, but half the time it's general sci-fi anime or just any anime with guns, or practically just /a/ retro half the time... nothing really wrong with that though
>/a/With the new shitty Mod & the jannies, /pol/ shitposts more, more & more generals are up, & its just plain awful now.>/v//pol/ Infestation.>/x/More & more conspiracy type threads popped up, turned to shit. /pol/ would shitpost with "kek threads".
>>948702And following more on /a/, there are more posts of, "What was his/her endgame", "Say something nice about ___", "How can ___ even compete?"The list goes on.
>>948711Generally 50% of all threads on any fast board are stock phrase shitposts. "What did he mean by this?", "This is X, say something nice to her", "Is he, dare I say it, our guy?", "X will defend this", "What happens here?", "What is the X of Y?" and so on and so on.I sometimes wonder why do I still come here.
>>948381>/vip/ is just too deadYou call that dead? The last reply was 20 minutes ago with runner ups being under 2 hours.
>>942027>/mu/Underage raptards flooding in after p4k gave MBDTF a 10
Everything is shit
/g/ was overrun by casuals from /v/
anyone up for a feet fetish thread?>>>/a/152168191
>>950462And posts like those are the reason why I left /a/.Well that, & other low quality posts.
Rem has improved /a/ these past few months.
>>950351>nightly drinking thread banned. Good riddance really, another dumb /soc/ with pony images circlejerk gone
/soc/ got ruined by weirdfag cancer.
>>950485Rem is literally the best.
>>950616>/soc/ got ruinedIt was that way from the beginning
>>950481What are you talking about? That thread ROCKS.You must be a foot hater. Disgusting.
Nice thread anon
Great topic anon
>>950616>Gayfag cancerFtfy/soc/ has gotten disgustingly gay>Boybutt threads>Men's feet threads >Trap threads >Boypussy threads>Jerk off buddy threads >Faggots who think they're above the board rules and make multiple dick threadsWouldn't surprise me if the gays were secretly shitposting female camwhores.
>>952630this desu. i just cant stand their posting style
I lose my hope completely
>>944306America is an idiot country and it allowed Russia to literally hijack their election. Trump lost the popular vote and most people hate him but because the American electoral system is so fucked up, he won anyways. Nobody will do anything to Russia because Trump/Republicans have no loyalty to their country and will continue to be Russia's bitch boys. It's the most laughable thing ever that a literal fascist was able to take over when American fought years ago in WW2 specifically to stop a fascist from taking over the world. Fuck all Americans.
Great thread anon
>>955087fuck off eurofag go suck on mama merkel big dick and be prepare to be buttfucked by muh russian aggression
>>955809He's right though
>/sci/>Climate change threads>Intelligent design threads>Anti-vaccination threads>Flat earth threads>Racial genetics threads>Cultural discoveries/breakthroughs (we wuz) threadsFucking day in, day out same fucking /pol/ trashAnd now, there's a "feasibility of building trump's wall" thread>>>/sci/8605068
>>955830>And now, there's a "feasibility of building (((trump)))'s wall" threadThat's a fair thread though. You could even extend it to other countries boarders and see how feasible building boarder walls for them would be.
>>955811nice samefag tho
>>948301Whats wrong with writefags? More content creators sounds like a good thing unless they're consistsntly low quality. The anti-glimmer posting is annoying though as well as people being cynical fucks about most things related to the show.
>>955830yeah, it's pretty bad.I wish /pol/ shitters would be banned from using any other board
>>955927The thread is terrible./sci/ was bad, but it's becoming terrible due to the /pol/ evangelists
>>955830I hope the high schoolers bring their homework questions back instead of their /pol/icy questions soon.
Welcome to 4chinz
>>942027/v/.Nintendo unveiling its new video game handheld/console/tablet-thingy just brought out the shit-flinging monkeys in most everyone on that board.
/v/ /tv/ /pol/
Shitty fucking jannies who put a ban request because i rekt them in an argument and the retard mods who just approve the ban request without reading it.How much info do janies even see? Can they see my post history? If I samefag?
>>959919Who cares? They can't reveal your post history or they'll be removed from their position. I samefag confidently due to this fact.
/tv/non-stop provocateurs posting>porn threads (mostly interracial)>"cunnies">braindead, unfunny forced memes>these threads are only deleted only if reported. they probably don'tban them with the same move, so they reappear of courseif Hiro doesn't make something about it, those cancerous raiders win, anons wo wants to discuss in thematic board will leave this shithole
>>942757>sane threads everyday nowthats good. you faggot go to /b/ if you want just shitpost
>>943031why are so many pol-hater leftcucks here nowadays?
>>942027/sp/ was my first proper board back in 2010.It took it sharpest decent around 2012 (I think??) when mods started to ban anything remotely off topic.There used to be all sorts of fun threads, especially during American hours, but a new mod policy came into effect and destroyed the board culture. I dont think anyone from those days still browses there routinely.It also became inundated with generals for everything and as im sure many of you know generals kill boards.
>>942313wasnt there a leaked modmail where they said how much they hated the users and their "sports bar" mentality? why mod a board if you hate it so much?>>942754it was way before Hiro that it went to shit
>>959988Because /pol/ likes to shit up other boards dimwit.
>>960255>character in anime likes money>make a jew joke, which have been around much longer than /pol/>30 replies of FUCK OFF TO POL WHY DO YOU SHIT UP THREADS OMG GO BACK TO CONTAINMENT REE
>>960322Who are you quoting?
>>960323The purposes of things can change over time, it hasn't been just for quoting in a long time
>>959924The jannies out me for samefagging all the time. Not some mass quote with the only words being asked at in the post. But I post something early in a thread, post something else contradictory a few hours later, and """"anon"""" brings it up without even quoting my first post
>>960357That's just called being perceptive, or getting lucky. I'm not a janitor and I've done the same thing. Sometimes I just want to shitpost.
>>959919Depends, which board is this?
>>960322>30 replies of FUCK OFF TO POL WHY DO YOU SHIT UP THREADS OMG GO BACK TO CONTAINMENT REEIt is a sad state of affairs, but to be honest it is /pol/'s fault.
>>960323>Who are you quoting?this is my new """favourite""" braindead meme. Are you the same autist saying this everytime?Are you just fuckin came from reddit? green text is not only for quoting, dumbass.figure it out
>>961285>it is /pol/'s fault/pol/'s fault to be (was) the only place on the internet for freespeech, whitouth the PC bullshit?But no, the lefty dictators and their SJWs want this to stop too, and using these underdog maneuvers to post black dicks and faggot pictures on not only /pol/ but several blue sites too.And if reported, why the fuck don't the mods ban them?
>>961781All of this post makes my head hurt, it's like you've never lurked for more than a month.
>>961285stop thinking in memes
>/fit/I used to like it, but honestly I was too much of a newfag to remember when it wasn't shit. I could ignore feelposting and "we're gonna make it" shitposts. Mostly stayed for discussion untill I learned anatomy and realized that most people don't know what they're talking about. Can't take advice from someone who thinks that "insertions" is muscle shape. But even those shit discussions and advice are rare now, regarding fitness at least. It's all about "sloots" and qt's now. And those threads are just means to belittle others using some concerning projection or just common one-liners. That's what apparently means being an alpha male. Too easy. Just stop being a pussy, LMAO. Also remember to participate in high test threads or you're a nu-male cuck. But seriously, they just want to make each other feel insecure in order to feel better about themselves. And that's not just /fit/.>/pol/Obvious reasons
/pol/ when it became a kike worshipping reddit board.Not to mention that Kek faggotry.
>/v/Literally non stop shitposting from Sonyfans.
>>961781>newOh the irony
>>962216stupid question/meme. Are you a fucking moron not seeing who i'm """"quoting"""" (responding to)?fuckin retard site. it would be about time for it to go down>>newi'm here since like 10 years, kiddo
>>962389>""""""""">That spacingCome on now, at least try to be a little more subtle.
>>962410>oldfags can't catch up new memesmoron
4chan turned to shit
Excessive moderation on /a/No discussion is possible anymore and everything that does not suit mods tastes is deleted
>>964451If there's any variation from the norm in the way you type, it results in a ban. Sick of it too
>>964451It's not only /a/
Moderation is shit on /pol/ /v/ and /tv/
>>948754One day, the shitposters will just use bots, and they will pass the turing test on /a/ because of the lowered posting quality there. Nobody will be able to distinguish human shitposting and bot shitposting anymore, because human shitposters are so mindlessly dull and repetitive.
A few years back, some moralfags thought that they would use 4chan as a platform for attacks on a random wierdo church for hollywood actors, and it's been downhill ever since.
>/fa/no moderation whatsoever, 3/4 of the threads are either not fashion related or about topics that already have generalsall knowledgeable posters have left so quality of discussion is horrendous>/mu/was always bad
>>960357you deserve it
>>959988nice fucking strawman, nerd
I left /v/ after they started to not give a shit. Posted leaked spoilers for games, not using spoiler tags, constant /pol/ bullshit, shill accusations against people who seem like they're making honest posts about how they like this or that game...
>>966873and /v/ is pretty much now /v/intendogaf
>>968018You're part of the problem with your console warring bullshit. Nobody above the age of 18 gives a fuck.
>>968033checkedwho uses /v/ anyway
>>968033The only consoles I own are Nintendo and I think the Nintendrone shitposting is bad. What's with faggots like you thinking that everything has to be console war shit?
I haven't fully left it yet, but /sp/ has been shit since the 2008 Olympics. It became intolerable in 2011/2012. I only go there for gamethreads now, and even those are fucking horrible.Wait, why do I go there? Guess I won't anymore.
>>969980Forgot to explain how it all went wrong. First, the board became infested with /b/tards, then redditors and finally normies; none of whom know how to behave on the board. Second, generals fucking everywhere. Third, the mods are shit. Leaving BLACKED threads up for hours, but the threads complaining about the BLACKED threads get deleted within 2 minutes. Fuck it.
>>944313you know that was the plan the entire time right?it was always going to come from taxing Mexico, he talked about it for like a year and you still got it wrong in your insecure attempt to bash the guy you clearly dont know shit about
the presidential election happened
/v/ goes back and forth. It's obviously down in quality from the beginning (I assume) but I think it's on the road of recovery from the massive plunge that was GG.
>>970018>taxing Mexico>actually taxing American citizensokand I'm mostly talking about all the trump voters I've seen expericing hardcore voters remorse. It's hilarious
>>971766what boards suffer most
I liked /int/ a lot but it became entirely generals after /pol/ got flags and all of the silly country memeing moved there.
>>946388>Lmao I wanna rape that elf, rape rape elf gobbo rape Fuck you /tg/>Lmao I wanna get fucked in the ass boi pussy give me that feminine dick lmao I'm a massive faggot notice meFuck you /d/
>>960322>things that never happen
>/r9k/I was there from the very first day it was created. I swear to God that it was originally a wonderful OC hub. People would post incredible short stories such as pic related. At one point, robots even created a /lit/ zine years before /lit/ was created.But as we all know, /r9k/ eventually become an incel circlejerk. It was tolerable at first because people would still post OC. But eventually, all the OC disappeared and then I left. Once moot brought it back after deleting it the first time, I tried to come back, but left again after it became clear it would always be an incel circlejerk.Btw I'd be happy to post the rest of the story from my pic if people are interested (I apologize for the poor image quality, it's old). I'd also recommend reading this story if you want another example of what old /r9k/ managed to produce: https://github.com/bibanon/bibanon/wiki/Lee-Won
>>972999Actually, I managed to find a pastebin of the story in my image. It's about a guy who joins a special ed class just to fuck a retarded girl. I hope you all enjoy it: http://pastebin.com/f7b9134f3
>>972999I wonder. Where did all the mentally handicapped Incels come from?
>>972614a big bord
/v/ before GG
>>972646/int/ is the new /pol//pol/ is the new /b/
>>975851every board is a themed /b/
>>942027Wow Hiro looks really shitfaced in that pic. Just saying...
>>942027I feel /tv/ had more patricians before the bane meme. I really read a lot good interesting opinions there before. Now it's all memes. And that is fun and all, but I do miss some of the really smart film buffs. You know the average taste is bad when we no longer can agree on elementary shit like FotR being the best LotR film.
>>942027/v/. It's nothing but viral marketing threads, ironic viral marketing threads, and then general pasta now that the dust has settled what did they mean by this threads.
>>959988I don't hate pol because it is right wingI hate pol because it spills into other boards with shitty bait
>>975364>364>44 u>six words in "your a big guy, for you"
>>976637Hiro a jew
>>978155>>970948But atleast we stopped those fucking Commies !Http://www.youtube.com/watch?=U06jlgpMtQs
>>978213Http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=U06jlgpMtQsForgot the v get code.
>>972999Nice story, nice trips.
Bravo whoever hired these janitor / modsI guess rules 2 and 3 don't matter here unless they affect your favorite company.
>>972999Holy shit, I remember seeing that story in the image when it was new. How many years ago was that? I swear, the amount of times I've been called a newfag when I've been around for stuff like this... likely by people who came a couple years ago at best.
>>972999Great story anon.
>>977103All because the mods are so God awful at moderating that board. Why can't Hiro just sell 4chan to someone who actually gives a shit about this place? Why not get Notch to make another offer?
>>961795Look where you're posting. /qa/ is infested with libtards from Tumblr and Reddit. They hijacked this board and are using it as a place to try and get things banned and deleted to suit their needs.
>>955087>he believes in the "Russia hacked the election" conspiracy theory>Trump is a fascistHow does it feel to be a retarded sheep?
/vp/ right now is pretty cancer
>/tv/After it got overrun by /pol/.>/v/After it got overrun by /pol/>/sci/After it got overrun by /pol/so on so forth
>>960322>>972700>>979370People complain about /pol/ because they're responsible for the 235346345634 Trump off-topic political bait threads that appear on other boards each dayTrump was the worst thing to happen to 4chan
>/co/>comics (unless weeaboo webtoons) are "capeshit" and your thread will be pruned if enough Steve's Universe fags report and sagebomb it>the same people repeatedly bingewatch Nickelodeon shows for preschool children and think SU is any better than My Little Pony and generally fill up the board with uninteresting fanfic blogposts>constant racebaiting by /pol/tards, SU fanbois bite those like they were paid to.It's just mlp for other barneyfag shows.
>/sp/subreddits aka "generals", threads literally last for over a week now, it's embarrassing
>/a/I'm not interested in the masturbatory routine of a bunch of horny teenage virgins.>/jp/Flooded by generals and average /jp/sie doesn't care about otaku culture anymore.
>>979930nice try hiro/asp/ will never forgive you
>>979927>being this triggeredits not hard to hide posts mate
>>972646/int/ created the flag memes
>>965922>a few yearsI know 4chan seems like a time capsule, but anon its time to go offline
>>960255>flaseflagging this hardseriously just fuck off with muh /pol/ boogeyman fucking faggot
>>980180how's highschool going brainlet?
>>980125welcome to a/jp
/pol/ constantly links to it
>>973035Christ, what an asshole. I bet she probably killed herself that same week.
>>980125>obsession with sex>lack of genuine interestThose things happen when there are more people who have a casual interest in something, than people who truly like it and care about it. It gets even worse when extremely low moderation and a mainly teenage userbase are thrown into the equation.
Recruiting more janitors will solve all of these problems.
>>983638no, it makes it worse
>>984301It only makes it worse when the hired janitors are as trashy as the worst of a board.
/a/ adapting /tv/ and /v/ garbage meme template shitpost threads.
>/asp/ use to be a bastion of style vs style martial arts shitposting led by namefag personality cults engaged in perpetual war via highly refined memes and autistic technique analysis/breakdowns>then the wwefags slowly but surely move in and flood the board>it eventually became nought but a redneck version of /tv/>in an ironic twist, the "actual" fighters got btfo by fans of badly choreographed soap operas>now it's just /wwe/How the mighty have fallen. What once was /asp/ will be missed.p.s: Pomf, you're still a sissy slapping mcdojo faggot
>>961864>/fit/It's always been 90% shitposting. It's actually a really fun board to frequent once you get a handle on all the memes and board trends. Realizing that pretty much everything is ironic banter makes the experience way better.
>>980194I can remember taking part in the first ever habbo raid. I still have the pack we used with the software to spam memes and shit.
>>984667Can you upload the software for others to see, anon?
>>984301If it makes it worse we'll just have to hire MORE janitors until all the problems are gone
>le eric president race does chanology 2.0>newfags leak on to other boards>oldfags have been here since the primaries :^)i don't think these fags know that this place was even focused on anime at one point.>>961795kek, it's just an echo chamber. keep your spooks off our boards.
/pol/ /v/ /tv/
Glimmerfagging and "OMG GUISE DA FANDUMS DYING EHNOO DX DX" shitposting.
>>984316>It only makes it worse when the hired janitors are as trashy as the worst of a board.so always
/pol/the r/the_donald tards circle jerking and spam caused a massive influx of shit. Now it's just trump spam 24/7 in there.
>>979370>No mention of the ton of trump tards calling for bans on anyone who disagrees with them.
>>987211/pol/ colonized reddit first sir.
>>944586>alternative art and stylizationi'm responsible for thati'm sorry
>>952630You do realize almost all of the increased gay posting is happening in nearly every board and its all because of reddit trying to invade 4chan from within? If I had the pic I'd post it
>>987811>being this deluded
Here's something that gets the old brain motor running.I created a thread on /tv/ and a thread on /lit/ asking for recs. The /tv/ thread got actual discussion and the /lit/ thread got /pol/ shit.
>>988015/pol/ think /lit/ is leftypol
>>988853So you left /b/ within a month of 4chan being made?
>>988860to be exact i just get bored after a few months on it
>/v//v/ has been trash for a long time now, can't even say /pol/ because SJW bait threads have been a thing since Anita's Kickstarter, if not earlier (dickwolves saga)>/a/Template threads, generals and generals in all but name, /pol/ and /v/ kiddies.The board is becoming /v/ with cartoons.
>>988921/v/ and /a/ are bad for mostly the same reasons.
>>988921all big boards are shit
>>>/v/366138085>>>/v/365509487It just keeps happening.
>>989469>BotW has Assassin's Creed climbing>this is supposed to be a negativeWhat a failure of a thread. Climbing shit in AC is seriously one of the most satisfying experiences in gaming. If I wasn't already going to buy it that would have made me buy it. Fuck it. I just donated $100 to the DNC.
>>942053/int/ was always shit, but at least it was sometimes funny shitposting. Now it's 95% country/language circlejerk generals. Is there any way it can be fixed?
Have a relevant picture.
>>983633the real culprit is lack of moderation/a/ shifted from a hobbyst board to a glorified chatroom where you post about girls you want to fuckyou have boards especifically designed for w/e fetish you have, why not enforce anons to use them? I was banned for "abusing report system" by mass reporting a thread with nothing but sadpanda linksgot tired of wading through countless /e/ imagedumps and people ruining threads with cropped porn, found a better place (no not lebbit nor fulchan) and moved on without looking back/jp/ on the other hand is a lost cause; the userbase there completely shifted and are only interested in 2D idols
>>942027/pol/ is /b/ 2 but this time with more obnoxious activism and plenty of right wing hugboxing from faggots from twitter and reddit who want to be edgy/wsg/ isn't moderated anymore/his/ attracts a ton of theists who aren't there for rational discussion of history and humanities subjects and are instead more interested in giving sermon, making generals, shitposting about fedoras and making shitty arguments for their beliefseveryone on /ic/ obviously wants to fucking kill themselves and projects it on to everyone else/v/ is just trash
>>990262Oh, and 8ch is run by a freemason now, so don't bother going there unless you want to get datamined.
>>960322it's more like>character in book/show is black>I HATE NIGGERS WHY THE FUCK DO LIBKEKS PUT NIGGERS IN EVERY FUCKING THING> 15 replies of "shut the fuck up or get the fuck out"
>>988215There's nothing more annoying than trying to have a discussion about a book on /lit/ and having half a dozen /pol/ posters come in to say how the book is communist shit and we're all faggots for reading it.
>>955087Two arguments easily defeated with asking for proof.>Russia hacked the electionHow?>Trump is a fascistHow?
>>990236Agreed /a/ needs to be purged. It's not surprising when a board vocally proud of virginity is used as a sexual outlet.
>>978155He already said is multiple interviews he wasn't going to get rid of preexisting conditions.
>>942759I once got banned for someone elses post, but yeah know, whenever someone's banned, it's them bein a shit, amiright?
>>942759>post garbage that's insulting and off-topic, something that would genuinely upset people who actually like and respect the subject>WOW WHY DID I GET BANNED?!?!?I can and can't understand why mods don't ban those more subtle assholes more often. 4chan really needs more mods.
To all pass users: How long have you had your pass for?
>>993165When i fucked your mum last
>/co/>show generals being legitimized by /mlp/It is nothing but crazy redditors and their waifus now.
>>992226Well that sucks
>>993846It's something that you can easily fix by explaining to the mods on the IRC.
>>983625>>972999>>978745>>979364What happened? I got to the part where he tells Zoe that Amy is crazy and I can't read it because it's too much. How could someone do such a thing it's like shakespeare or something.
>>984534What's hilarious is that the wrestling threads on /asp/ are made by this tripfag who came in around early last year from a Roblox forum. Everyone ended up leaving /asp/ now it's just this guy talking to himself as various tripfags as every keeps mentioning. Also he keeps saying "Reddit is for quality discussions,4chan is for shitposting"
>>993167did she like it?
>>994226Well then he mainly uses reddit then
/int/ used to crack me up but all the funny people left when /pol/ got flagsGamergate really fucked /v/ hard, it took everything bad like the marketing and console wars and turned it up to 11, its so bad that most of the tripfags left
>>955087Christ kid you're dumb
/v/, yeah I know it's always been shit but all you see there now is just Pepe, Wojak, Gold Face and shitty template threads, the board is just boring and predictable now. >is he our guy?>what should I expect?>this is ___ say something nice to her!>this is your __ for tonightAmong others.
>>995666>the board is just boring and predictable now.It's at the point where you can enter a thread about a series, and you know exactly what 80% of the posts in the thread will be like, and a third of those posts are the same few shitposts. So many people don't even put any real effort into their posts, they somehow think posting the first thing that comes to their mind is a good idea.
>>995674You know what's responsible for that attitude, right?Twitter. If you don't use it, here's the run down: It is a site based entirely around people just saying the first thing that's on their mind. Long comments are discouraged because of the absolutely strangling character limit.The fact is, most of those people you're talking about also use Twitter.
>>942313yep.basically a glorified /general/ board during slow points now because mods were too shit to handle it.
>>942979Lmao you do realize that like 80% of /pol/acks are right-leaning libertarians/constitutionalists, right? Their propaganda and memery has intensified lately because of the size of the scope of the war that conservatives have to fight, and they aren't going to win it by making calm rational points in favor of civic nationalism. Better to move the general dialogue in the direction of nationalism even if they have to pretend to be stormfag ethno-nationalists so that it permeates the political discussion, and the more sane distributions of nationalism that /pol/ ridicules as normie garbage become the agreed upon solution. By the way, it's working: Look at how many prominent voices in the libertarian middle now advocate various flavors of nationalism, usually civic nationalism. Just 2 years ago to identify as a nationalist would have implied that you were a fullblown stormtrooper; now it just means you aren't far left.
>>995694>>995694Go shove your gay little war effort up your ass. /pol/'s recycled shitposting and obnoxiously trying to conscript (LE REDPILL U BETTER STOP WATCHING ANIME AND MAKE MANY WHITE CHILDREN U PIECE OF SHIT) everyone will turn people off and backfire just like how the same antics are hurting SJWs. Guaranteed the board will be flooded by bots soon. It would be so goddamn easy because you all repeat yourselves word for word.
>>996245Carter was from /tv/ and /sp/. This guy came in somewhere early last year from Reddit and stayed. He sadly never leaves the board unattended
>>972999Man, /r9k/ going to shit has got to be my biggest regret. Unfortunately, not even the 80% incel 20% OC posting ratio still exists, it's become a weird shithole for stuff that's like a mix of current /b/ and /soc/ with occasional incel posting. It doesn't even resemble /r9k/ anymore.
/x/It feels like most /x/ users are new as fuck. The occult discussion past low effort shitposts either went elsewhere or concentrated on their general. Divination threads also stay in a single general. Cryptid stuff is nonexistent. Even roleplaying, which used to plague the fucking board 24/7, is now absent. Creepypasta threads don't get any interest. ARG shit is nowhere to be seen.
>>996863Also, it's now far slower than it was a couple years ago, or so it seems to me
>>995679I have a very limited understanding of twitter, but I was pretty sure twitter and tumblr mindsets are what cause so much damage on 4chan lately.
>>997685Unlike with a lot of other boards you can pinpoint the EXACT moment when it went to shit, not even memeing. Wrestling fags are the single most obnoxious group of people on 4chan
/tg/ nowadays feels like it's full of people who've only seen old /tg/ screencaps, and they try to imitate it without any creativity or originality of their own. You rarely see fresh OC.I blame 1d4chan, honestly. Biggest source of secondaries around.
>>994192Just finish reading you candy-ass.
>>990236>the userbase there completely shifted and are only interested in 2D idolsYou mean 3D idols?
Daily reminder that Carter is autistic.
>>942730On what universe do you live that millennial hate cats? In fact, most of 4chan's userbase is likely millennial with a siding of Generation Z, even from its beginning. The millennial generation started on the 80s
>>9746754chan has always been full of incels, I think it has more to do with how the robot script stops you from posting memes and pasta. If you want to shitpost on other boards, you can just spam the same images and text over and over again. Since you can't do that on /r9k, shitposters just saw it has an opportunity to vent about their miserable lives. And once /r9k/ became known as a board where incels can cry with no judgement, it created a feedback loop, thus permanently cementing the shitty board culture we all know today.>>973886>>983625>>978736>>979364>>994192Glad you enjoyed the stories anons!>>978745>>996543I know that feel anons. What really bothers me is that nearly all of the OC from the early stages of /r9k/ was lost once chanarchive.org went down. Anything that would be archived now would be well after /r9k/ went to shit. It's a miracle I was able to find a Pastebin with the Special Ed story.What I really want to find are the Future Guy threads. I had them saved on my computer at one point, but I lost them somehow. If anyone has them, I'd be really grateful if you could share them.
>>995679Is it true that japanese don't use facebook and use twitter only?
>>996885Reddit is also to blame. Its noticeably gotten worse lately, as if the mods are purposely slacking off and are acting more retarded than they usually are.
Why does Hiro think that repeating the same shit he pulled on 2ch is going to totally work this time? Its like he learned nothing at all.
>>1002315Because our userbase is retarded now and we are full to the brim with newfags and normalfags; And unlike back then when fucking with 4chan could get you in huge trouble nowadays retarded pass scams work like a charm because everybody is so fucking gullible, hell, even 2ch was scared of this site back in the day because of all the crazy shit that was pulled off
>>1002315Get your own thread.If anything, I'd kill for Hiro to do to 4chan what he did to 2ch: make a hundred more boards and sell all the pass users down the river.
>>1002320Nobody is really buying the passes though. Hiro really thought people buying the passes would net him tons of money. Except normalfags don't want to spend money on shit like that, and neither do newfags when they get stuff for free.But its really upsetting when the newfags and normalfags not only refuse to lurk or read the rules, they expect us to cater to them.
>>1002323Yeah with only 11 mods and a handful of janitors that's bound to work. Hiro doesn't have the balls to actually add or get rid of the current mods.
>>1002312It feels as if there's an on and off switch for moderation. Moderation will happen for a short while, and then suddenly stop for long stretches.
What if there were some sort of anti-general filter to prevent stagnation?
>>1002332>Yeah with only 11 mods and a handful of janitors that's bound to work.I have been convinced for a long time and am still convinced that creating designated boards for "retarded fun" and "not retarded fun" would make the job of moderating 4chan much easier.
>>1002382If there's a good and bad board on 4chan, they will always take the bad to the good or the good will go bad. The problem with 4chan is that most of the userbase is pretty horrible in most ways, and it doesn't have enough mods and janitors for how big it is and how many topics it has. If moderation is stretched thin, then spreading them even more thin isn't going to solve the problem.
>>1002393I honestly blame moot for this. His stubbornness and refusal to hire any mod who wasn't his buddy is why moderation is so horrible and small.
>>1002393>they will always take the bad to the good or the good will go bad.This is defeatism.Splitting a board in half, assuming that neither explodes into popularity, leaves the same amount of moderation work to be done except they don't have to cater to the board warriors who alternately cry "what is this garbage" or "no fun allowed" depending on the weather. Which is most of it.
>>1002405I respect moot, but I know he's far from perfect.>>1002413The mods can't handle it. They're a very small group of people that want to live their lives as well. Unless big changes happen, 4chan can't improve.
>>1002923>>1003907Take the Nreatpill today!
>>942053I hate this thread so im bringing it to bump limit
>>1006331don't you hate it when the same shitty threads get bumped for months for no reason on /qa/
>>1006335>>1006341Spamming is against the rules, spammer
>>1006348>>1006348>>1006361Even if you spam this thread to bump limit, a new thread will be made.
>>1006365This guy does it for a lot of threads reaching bump limit. I think he's a sociopath.