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#1 of 29 Old 09-30-2006, 09:16 PM - Thread Starter
 
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New layout...not feeling it....no, not so much.

This is a tree on fire with love, but it's still scary since most people think love only looks like one thing instead of the whole world. *
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Noticed it too.... not sure what I think yet. Usually I just hate change, but I can't decide yet....

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I feel backwards.


I don't do change well either.

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Of course I just noticed the MDC Support box... I do love that. Very neat idea!

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I noticed immediately that it's different, but I still can't figure out exactly what's changed.
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Well, I got so excited to see all the ways I could financially support MDC that I quickly bought my first DDDDC to send to someone and think I may have sent it to myself. So realizing that, I corrected my mistake, bought another, and I still don't see it. Sigh.

How long does it take for them to show up? It's not immediate?

The space feels inefficient, doesn't it? It's wide at the top, and then smushed the rest of the way down.

Don't like it. So say I!

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I'm not so fond either. The boxes are all weird too...they overlap each other...

Maybe something is temporarily f'ed up?

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i like the support box, but i hate having to scroll to the right to read posts. maybe i can change the settings on my monitor?

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The space feels inefficient, doesn't it? It's wide at the top, and then smushed the rest of the way down.

Don't like it. So say I!
I imagine that the extra space on the side is where the google ads are gonna go.... :\

Also, yeah, DDDC's are not immediate
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I would guess this is the preliminary stage before the google ads all run down the side.
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Thanks, kirei.

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?????
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I feel like I'm leaning to the right, it *is* odd.

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I personally would put the support links along the top by the logo

Cause I ain't diggin' this smooshed stuff either

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I hate having to scroll to the right every time i change pages but other than that & the give to MDC box, what else has changed {Can we tell I use the new post & usercp buttons too much}
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That is enough for me. I don't think to highly of change.

This is a tree on fire with love, but it's still scary since most people think love only looks like one thing instead of the whole world. *
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I don't see the big deal... looks find to me... :
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SQUISHY BAD!!!

Me No like Squishy

Squishy wrong squishy bad...me no like squishy at all...

bad squishy....
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I thought it was just cuz I'm on mysisters computer.

Anything in the name of money though! I'm all for that!

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Moved to Q&S.

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Am I just really, really dumb? NOTHING has changed on my MDC screen. Nothing. Nothing is squishy, nothing is weird, nothing is shifted....

?????????

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it would be sooooo much better on the irght, where the ads used to be
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SQUISHY BAD!!!

Me No like Squishy

Squishy wrong squishy bad...me no like squishy at all...

bad squishy....
ITA.
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the squishy made my two line signature turn into four lines! oh man I wonder if that means I'll have to shorten it?

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That's a good point, is there going to be a new siggy rule saying 3 lines??
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it would be sooooo much better on the irght, where the ads used to be
That's what I was thinking... My eyes were already used to looking towards the left because the old ads were on the right side of the screen...

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I'm diggin' the box over there that says about DDDDDDDDCs and paid accounts and all but I, too, am not digging the right scroll, squish screen action.

Namaste, Tara
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Nooooooooooooooo! I'm actually finding myself leaning sideways in my chair here. Too, too wonky. This isn't going to get me to support MDC. It's going to get me not to come here so much. It hurts to look at.
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