Originally Posted by Rachelrose
Is it me? Is it the season? I feel like the forum is like a big shopping mall lately. Nothing against these lovely companies and their stamps or dies or whatever, but I'm feeling a little hemmed in by marketing when I come here. Not really the ads on the site, which I know are necessary to fund it, but the threads. Seems like there are an awful lot of product threads.
YES! I feel the same way. It's like remembering when going to the movies didn't include 30 minutes of commercials before it started. This site feels more and more like a marketing site instead of a social networking site.