I go home from work knowing the latest about tsunami's, political speeches, the latest scores in elections, soccer games, significant incidents that happened at the global scale, trivial or funny events, as well as Michael Jackson, Elbonia, weird religions, how MAC
is great, Canada, Europe, and every detail that evolves around the life of (in)active people, all in the midst of useless but amusing posts.
Can the non_aviation forum be considered a daily portal
? or even elevated to a cultural portal
I mean, it's unconscious, but when I come around here, I have many anecdotes and news that I can inform people about that they didn't see or read about yet, whereas when I don't or can't, despite my my.yahoo page making every effort to fill me in with all the important events that interest me every 30 minutes, I fall behind at several occasions.
Just had to say it.. thumbs up for this forum.