Quote Originally Posted by Nim Chimpsky View Post
Yes, it is worth considering. Having considered it, I have to dismiss it. Message boards are not dead. I'm a member of several, and they're not dead. This place is dead because it lacks a community. The content that is posted is colored by rancorous, childish and asinine squabbling. ravn is a perfect example of this.

So, no, message boards are not "dead". This one may be, but the format will continue to live on. I'd also suggest that fora are a form of "social media".

This place is dead to you because you don't participate. & you don't participate because you're essentially a coward who lacks the courage of his own pretensions.