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    How does the oxymoron of "thread but not open to posts" persist on the forum?
     
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    Where do they ever write "but"?

    Your title is correct and not a oxy
     
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    The internet phrase "thread" is indicative of comments related to the post. The phrase "thread not open to posts" is a classic oxy..
     
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    But if it ain't open fer further debate...

    ... but why don't dey just delete it?
     
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    It basically helps cats like me who do not understand why their post will not take. The thread is open for viewing, but not for new replies.
     
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    What do you do for fun? Watch paint dry?
     
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    Translates your posts into five languages.
     
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    You do realize that is a sure sign of mental instability?
     
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    Because it would then take away from your post count.
     
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    Oh...

    ... nevermind.
     
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