Why do titles...

Discussion in 'Off Topic [BG]' started by megafiddle, Jan 1, 2014.


  1. megafiddle

    megafiddle

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    ...get cut off short in the forum topic listings?

    That one was deliberate. But full titles seem to get cut off for no reason, like ones that aren't especially long.
    They seem to be cut off at various lengths at random.

    Just something I wondered about while I am supposed to be working.
    (at home, not for my employer)

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  2. Downunderwonder

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    You hit the nail on the h..
  3. Garyth

    Garyth Now What ..? Supporting Member

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    because dots .......
  4. MatticusMania

    MatticusMania LANA! HE REMEMBERS ME!

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    In which forum? Looking through the first page of TBOT I saw not a single title cut short...
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  6. Relic

    Relic Cow are you?

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    I like ellipses...
  7. Garyth

    Garyth Now What ..? Supporting Member

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    don't be going all "I can do three sylablllebable words on us" Call a dot a dot a dot ...
  8. megafiddle

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    The Recent Threads on the home page:

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  9. Ziltoid

    Ziltoid Banned

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    Why do titties?
  10. bassinplace

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    Don't ask why. Just be glad they do. :help:
  11. gkbass13

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    Dolly Parton.
  12. MatticusMania

    MatticusMania LANA! HE REMEMBERS ME!

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    Ah, I see what you mean.

    "Official"... for "Official" Carvin Club - Part 3

    New competitio... for New competition for GK's MB200??? Traynor Small Block!

    Rocksmith/... for Rocksmith/Bandfuse...

    "Sting"... for "Sting" bass owners, is this normal?


    Yet, just bought a 5 string. need some advice. and Advice for a player coming off a long break are left in full. It is a bit odd.
  13. HaMMerHeD

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    It's a cost saving device. Periods are cheaper than lett...

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