Weekend traffic of all expat sites tend to be lower than weekday traffic because expats tend to have active family/social lives and do fuck all at work. Nothing new here.
I demand (on behalf of Easty) bar chart showing no. of threads closed/ per year as benchmark to compare different era.. (e.g. Average lifespan of moderately active user on Geo to be counted as number of years in an era).. #MoveThreadtoAntiProductivityForums
2) I wholeheartedly disagree that it was "fun". It was acidic, lively, at times crass and definitely off putting for many newcomers.
One thing I will never forget from those days : whenever someone came in with any type of a mental health issue and was looking for guidance & direction ; there was always the resident smartass ready with the "you could just get a grip" comment.