AOL thought it would be a good idea to cancell all boards. No really. I'm not joking. This was without a doubt the most stupid thing they have ever done.
Search it out to other sites in order to compensate your needs. Im sure that you would be able to get something out of it in the long run.
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Other people asked questions on various topics, and are still waiting for answer. Would be great if you can take a sec and answer them