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Thread: G.I. jOE forum “The Trenches”

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    G.I. jOE forum “The Trenches”

    Hey everyone,

    Is the G.I. jOE forum the “The Trenches” a goner? Site hasn’t been up for awhile now.

    Frank

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    They had more technical issues months ago with the site, and Scott said they will be working on it to bring it back up, but I'm not sure we'll ever see it again.

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    They are currently operating in a group on Facebook under the same name.
    As said the actual forum has been having recurring problems (I believe due to Go Daddy, the company hosting them).

    Sean

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    I miss The Trenches terribly, and I'm not on FB.
    WANTED: Gray AJ Mustang horse; Dale Arden dagger; Grayson SI trousers; POTA Fortress signal-flasher--top portion; POTA Forbidden Zone prison doors; vintage Galahad box; minty Wolfman tights; Black Knight sword; Lion Rock (pale) Dracula & Mummy heads; Wayne Foundation blue furniture; Flash Gordon/Ming (10") unbroken holsters; CHiPs gloved arms; POTA T2 tan body; POTA knife-sword; CTVT/vintage Friar Tuck robes.

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    Their facebook group is pretty slow. Hardly any posts.

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    It's easy to take for granted how great a forum we have here but when you see how badly "The Trenches" struggles, it really illuminates how lucky we are we have this.
    Last edited by rykerw1701; Jan 2, '18 at 12:53 PM.

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    I don't do the Facebook thing either.

    Maybe we can add a GiJoe section on here?

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    Quote Originally Posted by drquest View Post
    I don't do the Facebook thing either.

    Maybe we can add a GiJoe section on here?
    me neither, would be cool, Big Jim has a section.
    Planet Earth is Blue

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    Quote Originally Posted by Jason73 View Post
    Their facebook group is pretty slow. Hardly any posts.
    the forum was pretty much like that too. very little activity and hardly anyone ever on at any given time. really makes you appreciate what a special place MM is

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    My experience with the Trenches was very positive. Though it was not as trafficked as here, I met some great folks there, both generous and helpful.
    Last edited by PNGwynne; Jan 5, '18 at 10:26 PM.
    WANTED: Gray AJ Mustang horse; Dale Arden dagger; Grayson SI trousers; POTA Fortress signal-flasher--top portion; POTA Forbidden Zone prison doors; vintage Galahad box; minty Wolfman tights; Black Knight sword; Lion Rock (pale) Dracula & Mummy heads; Wayne Foundation blue furniture; Flash Gordon/Ming (10") unbroken holsters; CHiPs gloved arms; POTA T2 tan body; POTA knife-sword; CTVT/vintage Friar Tuck robes.

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