The Breaking News Forum Now Allows Posting.

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  1. OKTexas
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    Why are threads being moved here form the politics forum that clearly meet the guidelines for politics. Like SCOTUS rulings on laws and EOs?
     
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    It's really OVERFLOW. This SupCt ruling today generated 20+ threads. Volume was so great that SOME were consolidated in this New Forum..

    There's a balance between combining EVERYTHING into one thread in Politics and choosing some to be seeds for the Breaking News forum. In the morning -- on a Breaking story -- we'll keep consolidating in the "native forum". But as the day goes on and threads are STILL being spawned, the newer stuff MAY be moved to Breaking News.. UNLESS -- there are already threads there on the topic.
     
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    Now if only this area has anything deserving posted in it..

    "Breaking! Trump has Taco Bowl" does not cut it.
     

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