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 12-14-2017 until 12-31-2017
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Mid-Season 2018 Poll

It's come that time again for our yearly Mid-Season poll. It's now up here and will remain active until Mid-January. So now is your chance to get a forum for any TV shows that you might find interesting.


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 11-30-2017 until 12-21-2017
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2017 Holiday Fan Art Competition

It's that time of year again, where we make pretty festive things and admire the works of others. Thanks for joining us in the holiday spirit. Please join the boards below, and don't forget, if you have any questions, please post in this thread.

Participating Boards:

General Discussion
Off Topic
Reality TV

Female Celebrities
Alycia Debnam-Carey
Eliza Taylor
Emilia Clarke
Evangeline Lilly
Gal Gadot
Jennifer Morrison
Jessica Chastain
Katie Cassidy
Lana Parrilla
Lea Michele
Shiri Appleby
Sophia Bush
Stana Katic

Male Celebrities
Chace Crawford
Chris Evans
Chris Hemsworth
Colin O'Donoghue
Dylan O'Brien
Jared Padalecki
Jeffrey Dean Morgan
Jensen Ackles
Joseph Morgan
Josh Holloway
Kit Harington
Matthew Daddario
Misha Collins
Patrick Dempsey
Sebastian Stan
Stephen Amell
Tom Hiddleston
Tom Welling
Tyler Hoechlin
Wentworth Miller

Music Artists
Avril Lavigne
Delta Goodrem
Fifth Harmony
Kelly Clarkson
One Direction

Tv Shows: Present
Iron Fist
NCIS Franchise
New Girl
Once Upon A Time
Prison Break
Stranger Things
The Big Bang Theory
The Blacklist
The Flash
The Vampire Diaries
This is Us

Tv Shows: Past
Beauty and the Beast
Gilmore Girls
Queer As Folk
That '70s Show
The O.C.

Agent Carter
DC Extended Universe
Doctor Who
Game of Thrones
Harry Potter
Star Trek
Star Wars
The Avengers
Have fun!
When I win your heart, Emma, and I will win it.
It will not be because of any trickery. It will be because you want me.

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 10-17-2017 until 12-30-2017
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Thinking about becoming a Moderator? You should be! (List Updated December 11)

Have you ever seen a moderator opening on your favorite board, and thought that would be great, but you're just not sure? Well here is a brief rundown on what to expect, perks and all.

What's expected of a Moderator?
Nothing that you're not already doing. Be friendly, approachable and help keep the peace. You also need to be visible & active in a variety of threads, keep the discussion flowing. In addition you need to keep threads updated and close them when it's time.

What's not expected of a Moderator?
Breathe easy, you don't need to be the grammar or typo police. We all make mistakes, but you're not responsible to fix them.

You love your show or celeb...mostly, but there is that one character or pairing you're just not into?...Relax, we're not going to force you to post in that thread, we just ask you remain fair and unbiased if any problems in those threads do come up.

Are there any perks to being a Moderator?
Of course! Aside from the fulfillment of keeping your favorite board going strong and having a long life here on ...

You get more PM space! (and you'll be able to send a PM to multiple people at once!).

You'll also be allowed to change your user name once a year! (but only if you'd like).

And IMO the best perk, you will be able to post without a time limit between posts on your board! (That's right, no more waiting those pesky seconds when you're posting!)

You also get access to the moderator board! A private board only accessible to moderators where you stay informed on the latest Fan Forum news and can ask questions, help others and chat.

I almost forgot! If it's your first time and are a bit nervous, don't worry we have you covered there too. You can sign up to have a moderator mentor. A seasoned moderator who will help you with the ins and outs of moderating until you feel comfortable enough on your own.

Sounds like fun! How do I apply?
Visit the link below, it's just a few simple questions and will only take a couple minutes of your time.

For a more detailed list of responsibilities, perks and how to apply visit: Moderator Application Process: How To Apply & Questions Answered

We currently have moderator openings on the following boards:
  • Candice Patton - Application Deadline - December 14th
  • Kit Harington - Application Deadline - December 14th
  • The Crown - Application Deadline - December 14th
  • One Chicago - NBC Multiseries - Application Deadline - January 4th
  • Spoilers - Application Deadline - January 4th

Please note that the deadline to get applications in is 6:00 PM GMT on the deadline dates shown above.
Good Luck!

{The opening list will be updated as new openings are announced or closed. Please check back regularly.}
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 11-15-2015 until 12-16-2020
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Posts: 89,940
Forums On The Low Post Count Warning List - Please Read - Updated 12/2/2017

Hi everyone. We have a policy here that if a forum doesn't meet the minimum daily average of 15 Posts a Day when I do the Monthly Post Counts and/or if it goes without a post for more than 48 Hours, it gets placed on a Low Post Count Warning List, and after that, the forum is on probation for six months. If the forum meets the minimum daily average of 15 Posts a Day and/or if it doesn't go without a post for more than 48 Hours during that time, it's taken off the list, but if doesn't meet the daily average for a second time and/or it goes without a post for more than 48 Hours during that time, it's closed.

Up until now, the Low Post Count Warning List has been shown on the Moderators Forum, but the Moderators and Managers and I felt that it would be a good idea to post this list here so everyone can see it, so no one can say that they weren't aware that a board was in danger of closing if it closes.

Therefore, here is the current Low Post Count Warning List with the date each forum was placed on the list and the date they'll be taken off the list. I will update this list every month or as necessary.
  1. Bryan Greenberg - July 2017 to January 2018
  2. The O.C. - July 2017 to January 2018
  3. Benedict Cumberbatch - October 2017 to April 2018
  4. Josh Hutcherson - October 2017 to April 2018
  5. Lea Michele - October 2017 to April 2018
  6. Reign- October 2017 to April 2018
  7. Elementary - October 2017 to April 2018
  8. Disney - November 2017 to May 2018

More information about this topic can be found at the individual forums on this list.

Thank you.
The energy, the faith, the devotion which we bring to this endeavor will light our country and all who serve it - and the glow from that fire can truly light the world. - John F. Kennedy

There are those who look at things the way they are and ask why - I dream of things that never were and ask why not. - Robert F. Kennedy
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 12-08-2007 until 12-08-2027
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