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# RIP Thread & Clay T_T
(, Tue 10 Apr 2012, 9:35, archived)
#
(, Tue 10 Apr 2012, 9:40, archived)
# :)
(, Tue 10 Apr 2012, 9:41, archived)
# It would seem that Clay has left the building.
He's definitely left the Front Page.
(, Tue 10 Apr 2012, 9:42, archived)
# Bah, I liked their images
Less so their whining.
(, Tue 10 Apr 2012, 9:55, archived)
#
(, Tue 10 Apr 2012, 10:01, archived)
# Wow
Had no idea Clay was so old...
(, Tue 10 Apr 2012, 10:35, archived)
# well that's alright then :)
(, Tue 10 Apr 2012, 11:38, archived)
# ^this^
Still, it's always a shame when it ends like this. People seem to forget that it's only a comedy website.
(, Tue 10 Apr 2012, 10:18, archived)
# Oh god, what's happened now?
(, Tue 10 Apr 2012, 10:20, archived)
# He claimed that the invisible mods were editing his posts, and nobody believed him.
Mind you, given that he's now vanished, maybe there actually was an invisible mod editing his posts. I guess we shall never know.
(, Tue 10 Apr 2012, 10:23, archived)
# And all this time I thought that either Clay was a mod trying to generate paranoia in everyone else
or the secret mod edits plus HappyToast comments thing was just one long, drawn-out in-joke that I didn't get :(
(, Tue 10 Apr 2012, 10:30, archived)
# All of the above, probably.
The twist at the end is that we're all mods except you.
(, Tue 10 Apr 2012, 10:38, archived)
#
Comment removed by moderator
(, Tue 10 Apr 2012, 10:43, archived)
# I was thinking of getting some chips for dinner, but there seems to be a problem in my kitchen
Condiment removed by moderator
(, Tue 10 Apr 2012, 11:45, archived)
# The other night I tried to say that I liked your picture, but
Compliment removed by moderator
(, Tue 10 Apr 2012, 11:54, archived)
# Last night I had dinner with Joseph Stalin, but
Communist removed by moderator
(, Tue 10 Apr 2012, 13:56, archived)
# it appears
who ever deleted the thread also deleted Clay's profile and his fp
(, Tue 10 Apr 2012, 9:42, archived)
# Ah well :(
He'll be back on b3ta with another account at some point - it wasn't his first b3ta exit.
(, Tue 10 Apr 2012, 9:43, archived)
# Maybe he'll come back as The Clay Goat
(, Tue 10 Apr 2012, 9:47, archived)
# I'm sure he'll be back with some new crayons
(, Tue 10 Apr 2012, 9:46, archived)
# rip our little angle xxx
(, Tue 10 Apr 2012, 9:51, archived)
# never will we see two lines diverging from a common point like him again :(
(, Tue 10 Apr 2012, 9:53, archived)
# just as well you don't give a shit then isn't it
(, Tue 10 Apr 2012, 9:55, archived)
#
(, Tue 10 Apr 2012, 10:03, archived)
# *votes*
(, Tue 10 Apr 2012, 10:12, archived)
# hi
(, Tue 10 Apr 2012, 10:14, archived)
# Well hellooooo....
Happy b3taday!
:D

(, Tue 10 Apr 2012, 10:15, archived)
# done
(, Tue 10 Apr 2012, 10:14, archived)
# I voted
and the kittens didn't even need to make unrealistic promises first.
(, Tue 10 Apr 2012, 11:46, archived)
# I did notice how
his profile got deleted before his thread and images did
(, Tue 10 Apr 2012, 9:55, archived)
# The T2/Twins thread from last night is still up.
(, Tue 10 Apr 2012, 10:04, archived)
# but I notice
with Happytoast's reply missing now, it seems there's some serious moderator deletions going on around us as we speak. History is being rewritten.
(, Tue 10 Apr 2012, 10:09, archived)
# 8D
(, Tue 10 Apr 2012, 10:13, archived)
# haha
and it's reappeared again haha
(, Tue 10 Apr 2012, 10:18, archived)
# Careful now, you'll find this post deleted and yourself on the nawty step if you draw attention to the work of the invisible mods.
(, Tue 10 Apr 2012, 10:26, archived)
# We have always been at war with 9gagia
(, Tue 10 Apr 2012, 10:32, archived)
#
(, Tue 10 Apr 2012, 9:47, archived)
# My word!
That's a flounce from the past. :-)
(, Tue 10 Apr 2012, 10:43, archived)
# it is a classic flounce!
(, Tue 10 Apr 2012, 10:53, archived)
# Unto Almighty Rob we commend the soul of our brother departed
and we commit his account to the ether; earth to earth, ashes to ashes, dust to dust; in sure and certain hope of the Resurrection on a Tuesday, through our Lord Internet Cunt; at whose coming in glorious majesty to judge /board ,/talk and /links shall give up their dead; and the corrupted bodies of those who sleep with him shall be changed, and made like unto his own glorious ginger-haired body; according to the mighty working whereby he is able to subdue all things unto himself.
(, Tue 10 Apr 2012, 10:01, archived)
# *nods and makes the sign of the CDC*
(, Tue 10 Apr 2012, 10:06, archived)
# *walks up with a bowl of fresh popcorn*
I missed it?!? FUCK! What happened
(, Tue 10 Apr 2012, 11:15, archived)
# I missed most of it but I think it started when someone said something.
After that there was light, land, plants, stars, animals, humans, and an ultra-serious comedy website.
(, Tue 10 Apr 2012, 11:26, archived)
# Hmm, a quick precis
1: Clay posted a picture
2: HappyToast liked the picture, and suggested Clay resize it to 400px wide as it was 4 pixels too wide for the FP. I highly doubt this was meant as a serious dig. HT also said something about Clay being obstinate, in reference to Clay refusing to resize for the FP in the past. I highly doubt this was meant as a serious dig.
3: Clay took offense and after a fun-filled few minutes accused HT of trolling him.
4: A mod came along and edited one of Clay's posts, and then edited it back again.
5: Clay emailed Rob demanding his account be wiped and saying that mods editing random posters' posts is beyond the pale.
6: Clay posted his email to Rob, and Rob's reply, in a thread just below. Then Clay's profile was deleted, as was the thread with Rob's reply.
7: Fun and games were had by all.
8: If you talk about the murkier side of B3ta you'll quickly find that the b3ta Stazi will be onto you, watching every single Like and Ignore you click. Then they'll edit your posts. And then when you complain it'll be like you never even existed. Be scared. Be very scared.
(, Tue 10 Apr 2012, 11:48, archived)
# oh dear
what was the gist of Rob's reply?
(, Tue 10 Apr 2012, 12:05, archived)
# He apologised for the mod
and tried to explain that HT was giving a slightly cack-handed compliment, and asked him to stay.
(, Tue 10 Apr 2012, 12:29, archived)
# seems fair.
always a shame to see someone talented go.
(, Tue 10 Apr 2012, 12:47, archived)
# Posting personal messages in a thread is completely unacceptable
Clay made a mountain out of a molehill
(, Tue 10 Apr 2012, 12:08, archived)
# He made a mountain out of a trench
It was impressively out of proportion.
(, Tue 10 Apr 2012, 12:19, archived)
# ^This
I kept thinking I had missed something massively important in the thread, but I don't think I did.
(, Tue 10 Apr 2012, 12:29, archived)
# Well, unless I did too
To be honest, he had a point about the mod going in and editing his post - THFH claims one of his posts was also edited. Even so, the whole thing seemed to blow up out of nothing; it was already ongoing before then.

Ah well, internets makes drama, I suppose.
(, Tue 10 Apr 2012, 12:31, archived)
# Shame though
Clay was a good artist, although he and I never seemed to get on.
(, Tue 10 Apr 2012, 12:34, archived)
# I was taking the piss out of Clay's "a mod edited my post" comments, because I assumed he was being paranoid.
As I later found out, he was correct. If he's reading this, I would like to apologise for taking the piss.

Still, what a fucking drama made out of absolutely nothing. Highly entertaining, though.
(, Tue 10 Apr 2012, 12:41, archived)
# He will be back.
In fact, I'm confident he is reading this now. *waves*
(, Tue 10 Apr 2012, 12:44, archived)
# As am I.
I already waved to him though.
(, Tue 10 Apr 2012, 12:51, archived)
# Aha
I should probably have learned never to believe anything you say.

He's a good artist, and a damned good sculptor, and I always liked him. Be good to see him back. Even so, a whole host of drama about nothing. It's not like this is actually anything important, it's only b3ta.
(, Tue 10 Apr 2012, 13:09, archived)
# It seemed to me more of a
silly comment-from-the-editor type thing than a mod edit, anyway. Bit misjudged as he was already in a paranoid mood, but it wasn't really putting words in his mouth.

Shame he's gone, though. Talented chap.
(, Tue 10 Apr 2012, 15:06, archived)
# Indeed.
I'm sure no harm was meant by it, but it looked like he was just about ready to go off at the slightest provocation anyway.
(, Tue 10 Apr 2012, 15:52, archived)
# I put it in more polite terms than that, with emphasis on how many fucks I gave (zero)
but yes, that was my sentiment.
(, Tue 10 Apr 2012, 12:40, archived)
# ^this^
(, Tue 10 Apr 2012, 12:42, archived)
# blimey :/
i missed most of that
(, Tue 10 Apr 2012, 12:17, archived)
# ^all of that^
(, Tue 10 Apr 2012, 12:42, archived)
# oh, that's alright
I thought I'd imagined something on the front page. What a knobhead.
(, Tue 10 Apr 2012, 13:35, archived)