So long and farewell to TR's Love/Hate threads

When asked which of TechRepublic's Top Ten Off-Topic threads to do away with, an overwhelming majority voted to axe 'em all. Indeed, you're all a bloodthirsty editorial lot, but thy will be done. Any of the thread titles listed below still in your bookmarks will be tossing a 404 after today, but if you really miss 'em, there's always


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Jay Garmon has a vast and terrifying knowledge of all things obscure, obtuse, and irrelevant. One day, he hopes to write science fiction, but for now he'll settle for something stranger -- amusing and abusing IT pros. Read his full profile. You can a...