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Welcome to /qa/ - Question & Answer.

This is a board for the discussion of meta topics and … other things.
Outside of meta, this board has no specific theme and you are free to be yourself! Please note all global rules are in-force here.
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Is there an easy way to speak with 4chan staff? What if I have something I want to contribute to 4chan that I don't think will get seen on /qa/?

The answers you seek lie within...

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Voice Actors wanted!

https://www.4chan.org/4channews.php
Her name is "Clover".

Do you want to apply to be 4chan Vtuber's voice actor?
Please post your voice acting URL.
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there is only one true 4chan mascot
hiroyuki’s gay China-conforming 4chan staff cabal cannot change that

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ITT we discuss how it all went so wrong
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>>2494429
RIP big monkey
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>>2494505
this has been me for a decade
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>>2494346
We have this thread every fucking day with the same newfags asking how 4chan died. 4chan was never good. We still have the same bitter personalities and random maymays as 15 years ago, except now its ironic. Fuck off.
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>>2494520
If this kind of thread is being made every day, day in and day out, with people growing more and more angry at the issue at hand without failure, then wouldn’t you figure maybe there’s a real problem?

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So is it a guy or a girl?
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>>2494326
i like how i can tell if a girl is a skank by their facial features. whores seem to carry the same genetics. i wonder what her stupid dad looks like. hes probably dead.
this sounds edgy but im being sers i can also tell if a girl is really innocent or a guy is really mean
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>>2494509
Doesn't sound like the most useful superpower.
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>>2494509
post bagina jevin
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>>2494509
funny... I just assume everyone is a girl until I can only fuck them in the asshole
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Hit or miss i guess they never miss huh

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what is the /qa/ alcohol of choice?
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>>2485308
You can only save yourself.
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Cheap vodka.
I put it in a water bottle so I could drink it in the lab last summer.
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>>2493026
Did it make your performance better or worse?
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>>2491757
My friends are here!
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>>2493638
N/A. I just counted mosquitos for six hours a day. It did make it less boring though.

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What does "moe" mean?
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>>2494145
police?
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>>2493652
Moe is when something is so cute you want to have sex with it.
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>>2494145
>and fuck
wrong. this is wrong. you are wrong. its just protect and also cherish
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>>2494151
Is there a difference between cute and want to protect?
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>>2494519
To protect and to pop the cherry.

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Do you have a secret crush, /qa//?
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>>2494143
well I guess it's not secret. fuck it though, can't delete posts
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>>2494128
girls who play lax are whores that pussys seen more dick than a urologist find someone new
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>>2494143
I hope you really didn't believe that she had a boyfriend from a different school. It's like the oldest trick in the book.
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>>2494194
No I met him
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>>2493666
Yes, and he's a boy, which I don't think I'm okay with.

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carry on my wayward blog
there'll be peace when you are done
lay your weary head to rest
don't you cry no more
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should I jo or no??
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passed out holding my cummer
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ya it’s fun
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did it it was fun
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i love the drug my body produces on it's own

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WHY THE FUCK ARE THE CAPTCHAS SO FUCKING SLOW
IT TAKES ME 30 SECONDS TO FILL THEM OUT THANKS TOT HE RETARDED ASS 10 SECOND TRANSITION
FUCK YOU HIRO IM NOT GOING TO ENABLE GOOGLE TRACKING COOKIES
FUCKING FIX THIS
FUCK

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Is
>he doesn't know
the best troll post?
Drop it in a thread and leave: come back and see the carnage later.
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>>2494353
haha me too
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>>2494356
>liking this idea
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>>2494166
Good trolls are individually planned and executed, not this template shit. It's a art.
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>>2494502
No shit.
But these little things can keep us amused while larger plots percolate.
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>>2494502
It's the late stage of all cultures that they just resort to making something popular easier to do until the contributors jump ship to other ventures and the bubble bursts.

We're in the late stage bubble of 4chan culture where prominent users are being redirected to better run sites. The bubble will be popping soon leading to an image-board cultural recession,

Any police/former police anons on here? I have a few questions about LEO recruitment.
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Bump
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Dead thread redemption
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Why would you do a business qualification then want to work in the police force?
Also this has nothing to do with /qa/.
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Why do you shoot black people?
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>>2492948
stop! internet police, please get ready for scannng

>>>/news/325335
>>>/news/325314
>>>/news/325195
>>>/news/324951
>>>/news/324939

Deal with this spammer, would you?
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>>2494465
That thread got no replies because everyone saw right through your bullshit.
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>>2494491
I see 83 of them
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>>2494491
>your
>multiple people complaining about the anime spammer
For how much longer are you going to operate under the false premise that the complainers are the problem?
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>>2494379
I gave a half-assed apology to the port men I bumped shoulders with just now and forced my way through, keeping Kuro hidden behind me. The albino girl, with her milky white hair and skin, and with eyes the color of frozen blood, could be easily made out even in the dark, so before Kuro found herself in the twisted gaze of the port men hiding their movements and became victim to some sort of sadistic festival of twisted abuse, I forcefully pulled us away, complaining that Saku had forced the whole thing on me the whole time. That was after we followed from Chindon, on the outskirts of town. Kuro looked like she might be taken in by the cries of the circus barkers, wandering like she might get lost at any moment, but Saku, not to be outdone, was taken in by a curvy beauty and convinced us to drop in somewhere along the way in the spirit of adventure. There was a woman who looked like she could make a living off her tits and ass might have been someone's local mistress, and we killed some time there before a someone with broken tattoos on her little finger seemed like she might strangle us with her bare hands and we embarrassed shuffled to safety. It's not even funny how how much trouble Kuro was.

I can't really endorse this translation due to both the flaws of my own Japanese skills and the fact that I don't have any of the context in it whatsoever.

>And you're a real hypocrite to say this when you have continuously argued, including just a few posts ago, that there is only one "anime guy" on /news/.
I never argued this.
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>>2494497
The mods aren't on your side. You can't win this.

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The /qa/ md5 megalist has been updated again. I screwed up my browser switching thing so I had to resort the list again so it's another "all or nothing" thing, unfortunately. This might be the last update for a while (or possibly ever), but the reason for that is up will be revealed in time

If you're new to /qa/, this is a list of md5 image filters to place into 4chan X to automatically hide posts or threads that contain said images. This is a list centered around shitpost avatars such as frogs, feelman (all variants), andy sixx, goldface, mutts and facebook thinking faces. I don't have any plans to separate the list into categories as it started as a personal thing as the odds of missing a good post with this filter is statistically insignificant.
Let's have a good time on /qa/!
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>>2494277
>A sword meaning what? Deleting other people's posts?
Pretty much every imageboard does that to some extent, if only to stop spammers. The real question is who represents "the sword of the people" in this analogy. Traditionally, that would be moderators (aided by user reports), but that only works as long as mods' decisions reflect the values and interests of users. We're in this mess now because they no longer do. Future imageboards will have to take that possibility into account.
>Maybe you could use mods against people who were deliberately evading filters.
If every user can create their own filters, that would require mods to know every user's filters. It would also allow someone to craft malicious filters and then claim in bad faith that someone else is avoiding them.

>Or have a tag system and enforce required tags for certain subjects.
Literally trigger warnings. We all know how popular those are in imageboard culture.
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>>2494330
>Literally trigger warnings. We all know how popular those are in imageboard culture.
I don't really care about going against culture; any new board that this might be implemented on would have its own culture. I really don't see how it's fundamentally any different from forcing threads to be on the correct board, only more flexible. How do the boorus handle loli and shota tagging? Maybe that would be an example to work off of. I'm not so sure about having a list of mandatory tags, but having mods add tags as appropriate would be valuable.
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>>2494342
>having mods add tags as appropriate
That would require mods to constantly monitor the board, otherwise posts will slip past users' filters before they are tagged. The human time investment in moderation is already the weakest link. Tags would mainly make sense if they could reduce that load.

I've seen sites where users can tag each other's posts with a handful of predefined tags like 'troll' or 'offtopic', and can hide posts with certain tags by default. That seems to work well, but it requires a way to take away tagging privileges from users who abuse them, which is hard to implement on an imageboard without accounts.

Boorus use a variation on that model, except the tags categorize topics instead of user behaviors, users can also tag their own uploads, and users can create new tags. That's a lot of extra work per post, so posters in a fast-moving discussion on an imageboard would probably be less motivated to put in that effort.
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>>2494435
Wait, I may have misread that line. Having mods add tags to the tag list when needed would be workable. That still leaves open the question of who should do the tagging, and how to make sure they actually do it.
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>>2494435
>That would require mods to constantly monitor the board, otherwise posts will slip past users' filters before they are tagged.
I was thinking about tags on threads, not individual posts, but apparently I never said that part. My mistake.
Tags would be a substitute for boards.

>That seems to work well, but it requires a way to take away tagging privileges from users who abuse them, which is hard to implement on an imageboard without accounts.
Maybe require an account for tagging other people's posts but not for posting in general? Also there are anonymous imageboards with account systems, sometimes mandatory. Including this one (optional paid accounts).

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Post your steam and make friends with others from /qa/!
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https://s.team/chat/HfJ9Bk5E

We're all waiting for you in the /qa/ Steam group!
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>>2493734
dont think we need another 20 people who never talk or interact with each other
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>>2493734
I've added people from other boards before and they clung to me and tried to talk but I just wanted to be left alone and play bideo games
/qa/ oj bros are the best though
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someone in here will probably be your friend unless you're a poo poo head

https://discord.gg/QSbUdkx
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up!

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I wish Patchouli would eat dinner with me
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A dream of sensual wrestling leading to passionate lovemaking followed by warm cuddling with the worthless purple NEET dressed as Patchouli
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>>2493926
Weed and anime baby!

Also remember the site anon made? Forgot the url buddy my memory is short
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420.moe
>420.moe
420.moe
>420.moe

>>2478034
upgraded your image baby!
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