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Last posted Jul 29, 2014 at 12:11AM EDT. Added Mar 01, 2012 at 04:20PM EST
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MDFification wrote:

Moar Dupes:
Single Instance of Y U No
Single Instance of 60’s Spiderman
Dupe of Demotivational Posters
Someone using an entry. solely for the purpose of uploading a photo?
Single Instance of MLP:FiM
Single Demotivational Poster


Me Gusta
Good Guy Greg example
Lazy College Senior
I THINK that this is a response to If You Know What I Mean, but either way it’s a single image
A single Last Supper parody
Rage comic
Insanity Wolf
Gore (courtesy of RockNRollRainbowJew – again.)

And you missed those ones MDF drug up.

Thanks for the hard work, all you mods who actually care!

Mar 28, 2012 at 11:22AM EDT

MDFification wrote:

Single Image of this is dog
Derivatve of me gusta
Derivative of Lazy College Senior/Single image
Single Image Entry/Snoop Dog Dancing
Derivative of Sarah Jessica Parker looks like a horse
Single Rage Comic
Derivative of Trayvon Martin’s Death/Single Image
Single Crossover Pic of Friday/We can’t Stop Here, this is Bat Country
Derivative of F*ck You, I’m an Anteater/Come at Me bro
Single Instance of Story time Jesus

Last edited Apr 01, 2012 at 11:18AM EDT
Apr 01, 2012 at 11:16AM EDT

Ok. I have more dupes. But first, I’d like to say something.
It’s really frustrating to collect a load of duplicate pages, and then have them ignored. This thread improves the traffic flow on this site by making it easier to access pages, but people aren’t bothering to read the thread or hide any duplicates. It’s wasting the time and the effort that went into finding those.

In the off-chance that someone actually comes along and hides these (along with the rest of this page, which hasn’t been hidden yet) here are some dupes:

Single Instance of Photogenic Guy
Single Instance of Scumbag Steve
Derivative of Scumbag Steve, possible an advertisement
Single Rage Comic

Apr 15, 2012 at 12:23PM EDT

Alright, we’re up to date again.

I’m kinda disappoint in the mods (including myself). Only Opspe’s top post was hidden, the rest was still there. We’ve been ignoring this thread a bit too much.

May 02, 2012 at 10:17AM EDT

And hidden.

Thanks Opspe.

Jun 14, 2012 at 08:04AM EDT

Went searching and this is what I found.

A derivative of One Doesn’t Simply/SOPA
A derivative of Bad Advice Cat
A derivative of YOLO
A duplicate of Angry Soccer Fan
A duplicate of Skifcha
A duplicate of Miami Zombie
Single instance of Demotivational Posters.
Single instance of Insanity Wolf
Single instance of Foul Bachelor Frog
Single instance of Good Dog Greg
Two instances of Y U NO Guy here, and here
Single instance of Condescending Wonka
A single Rage Comic

Last edited Aug 25, 2012 at 12:44AM EDT
Aug 25, 2012 at 12:44AM EDT

Thanks VanManner

MAN it’s great to get other people to trawl through them haha

Aug 25, 2012 at 12:57AM EDT

Well, don’t look now. Because I’m back with more. :D

Duplicate of Dubstep
Duplicate of While I Play Unfitting Music
Duplicate of Reggie Fils-Aime
Two derivatives of Dramatic Chipmunk here, and here
Derivative of Got Milk?
Derivative of Fuck That Guy
Derivative of Bacon
Derivative of One Does Not Simply
Derivative of Deal With It
Derivative of Y U No Guy
Derivative of Arrow to The Knee/SOPA
Derivative of X All The Y
Derivative of King Harkinian
Single instance of Call Me Maybe
Single instance of What I Think I Do
Single instance of Scumbag Steve
Single instance of Technically Impaired Duck
Single instance of Challenge Accepted
Single instance of We’re A Culture
Single Rage Comic
Single Hipster Quote
Troll Entry
NSFW thumbnail
NSFW thumbnail
Name speaks for itself

And you know, it’s sad really. Because I take a bet most the user who upload these entries might have believed they’ll go somewhere.

Also, I posted the duplicate for Steppin On the Beach and it hasn’t been dealt with yet.

Aug 25, 2012 at 07:05PM EDT

Done. But I’m hiding the old Steppin on the Beach entry since the new one is better written.

Last edited Aug 25, 2012 at 07:19PM EDT
Aug 25, 2012 at 07:18PM EDT

I’m back! Okay, here’s what I got.

Two dupes about the same character here, and
Duplicate of When You See It
Duplicate of Dafuq
Duplicate of Strutting Leo
Duplicate of Zalgo
Derivative of Ancient Aliens/Chuck Testa
Derivative of Ancient Aliens/Yo Dawg
Derivative of X in G Major
Derivative of Bed Intruder
Derivative of Captain Obvious and its dupe
Derivative of What If I Told You
Derivative of At First I Was Like
Derivative of Insanity Wolf
Derivative of Justin Bieber
Derivative of Cool Story, Bro
Derivative of Internet Tough Guy
Single instance of Close Enough
Single Demotivation Poster
Single Rage Comic

So now what should we do about these entries? Because if you were to type in “condenscending” into the search bar, these three entries show up before Condescending Wonka.


Sep 07, 2012 at 08:47PM EDT

Done and done. I’m not going to hide Condescending Christian, since there are actually some examples of that. That’s the sort of thing that does belong squarely in the deadpool, where everyone can see it.

Sep 07, 2012 at 09:22PM EDT

Done. Thanks MDF.

Sep 14, 2012 at 10:23AM EDT

All done. Thanks for finding those!

Oct 20, 2012 at 02:30PM EDT

Thanks, all done

Oct 30, 2012 at 08:01PM EDT

I’m bringing this thread back.

Duplicate of 4chan
Single MLP image
A subculture entry for a single MLP comic
Single image of Twinkies
Blatantly forced/Non-notable Scumbag Steve Derivative
Single hipster image
Single Frankenstorm Image
single cat image
Covered in the Paul Ryan entry
Covered in the Abridged Series entry
Single Mitt Romney image
Single Reaction Face

So, just so we’re clear, I believe the mods are willing to delete entries that are:
-A single image without description as to its relevance
-An entry that is a duplicate of an existing entry
-An entry that is a derivative of another entry, but has no description, spread or relevance and is simply making it more difficult to search the original. (If these kinds of entries have any relevance, they should be merged into the original entry)
-Troll entries

Happy hunting.

Last edited Dec 20, 2012 at 10:07AM EST
Dec 20, 2012 at 10:07AM EST

All done. I always love it when people post in this thread.

Dec 20, 2012 at 12:51PM EST
Dec 20, 2012 at 01:56PM EST

Thanks again MDF

Dec 20, 2012 at 03:34PM EST

Yay, thanks VanManner

Dec 21, 2012 at 07:05PM EST

Done, thanks!

>mfw half of them were mine

Feb 24, 2013 at 11:26AM EST

That one isn’t a duplicate of anything, nor is it a target of raids or anything like that, but it is, howevery, retarded.

No images, no videos, only 3 lines of text.

Jul 25, 2013 at 05:42AM EDT

Nuke the site from orbit. It’s the only way to be sure.

Aug 13, 2013 at 09:00AM EDT

MDFification wrote:

I’m not 100% certain, but I think that mods are allowed to hide entries from public viewing if:
1. The entry consists of obscene materials (gore or porn)
2. The entry is a duplicate
3. The entry consists of a single image (possibly based on a meme)
3. The entry is a target of a raid. (MMMeme)

Anyway, I’ve noticed a lot of duplicate entries go unhidden, and simply stay in the deadpool. Since these make it a lot harder to navigate to the right page, and since we’ve recently begun hiding entries consisting of a single spin-off imagine in that last What People Think I do/What I really do incident, I think we should start hiding these too.

Here are some I compiled:
When Searching “Y U No”, I got the following entries before the actual page.
Internet Y U NO guy

These make it harder to access the actual page, which is quite frustrating.
If we were to hide entries that misunderstood the purpose of this site, e.g. entries that people make to “create their own meme” or meme pages made for a single instance of another meme, the list of pages we need to hide for that one entry would be 3x as long.

Anyway, if you see any more pages that need to be hidden, why not post them here?

Mar 28, 2014 at 10:40PM EDT

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