About DISC threads
We have a number of very interesting discussions bumping along at the bottom of our last page, marked as DISC: so that they don't get pruned in the monthly clear-out. I just thought I'd remind everyone that they are there, and are full of info on a wide variety of subjects.
Do use this facility if you want to launch a topic which you think may be of lasting interest. Just prefix your thread title with DISC:
(I can't guarantee that I won't unDISC it if I think it's not likely to be of lasting interest!)