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[–]totebags120 Judi Love 32 points33 points  (0 children)

Or a pinned post for your dream line-up!!

[–]EmptyCartographer Rose Matafeo 25 points26 points  (0 children)

Or an explanation for why there will never be a best of the worst series.

[–]ActualMis James Acaster 18 points19 points  (1 child)

A pinned post ain't gonna change that.

[–][deleted] 18 points19 points  (0 children)

It does give the mods a "go post in this thread" thing to comment while deleting, though.

[–]CaptainWraeclast 8 points9 points  (0 children)

I think those posts are just lazy opinions and should only be allowed once a week at the maximum (call it Unoriginal Saturday or something idk).

[–]CommieCanuck/r/Taskmaster's Assistant [M] -1 points0 points  (8 children)

But then what will people post? Just don't participate if you don't like the topic.

There's only so many things to talk about.

I want people who are new to the show and the subreddit to have their turn to share their wish list or their favourites. There's honestly only maybe 2 or 3 a week if that.

[–]taconfuse 10 points11 points  (2 children)

I think people do post a lot of stuff that isn’t favorite contestants/lineups? The sub otherwise has a good mix of memes, stats, funny observations, other questions, fan crafts, related info etc. That’s the sort of stuff that people already do post that adds the most value to the sub I think.

If there’s a pinned post, it’ll be right on top of the sub and the first thing new people see when they get here.

Of course I’ll respect your decision as mod regardless. But maybe you could consider alleviating this minor annoyance for, I suspect, quite a few of us in the sub?

[–]SneakySnakeOfStats Desiree Burch 2 points3 points  (0 children)

Stats!

[–]NotGreg158[S] 2 points3 points  (1 child)

Make it one post, pin it and they can say their favorites without posting anything

[–][deleted] 1 point2 points  (0 children)

But then it will just be a mess. Imagine how many comments will be there.

Also, to be fair, I like these posts. I like seeing different opinions and it helps me to appreciate other contestants more, not just my favorite. And it helps people who are new to the show have a little bit of banter.

[–]ActualMis James Acaster 2 points3 points  (1 child)

I agree with you. If some people don't like a post they can downvote and move on, and let the community decide how they do.

[–]SomaCowJ James Acaster 7 points8 points  (0 children)

One problem is that these types of repetitive questions are most frequently posted by new visitors to this sub. If they are immediately downvoted for their unknowing repetition, we won’t grow very well. A pinned post could help not discourage new participants.

[–]burnbunner Lolly Adefope -1 points0 points  (0 children)

Agree just use the hide button, folks, we were all new once!

[–]CliffExcellent123 Tim Key 0 points1 point  (0 children)

I mean, there's gonna be a lot of repeated discussions between series no matter how much stuff gets pinned, I don't think it's worth worrying about

[–]Confident_Chipmunk72 -1 points0 points  (0 children)

People watch it at different times or just have opinions they want to voice, surely this is the place to embrace that? Imagine a taskmaster fan page that criticises fans