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Old 12th Nov 2019, 17:29
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A few hours ago there was a pinned post at the top of rumours and news about the corpse of a child that had been frozen in ice for hundreds of years. I thought this rather strange for an aviation website and it has since disappeared. Is there any comment from the moderators as to why it appeared in the first place?
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Old 12th Nov 2019, 18:52
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Hi tubby linton,

I have not seen this post. If you see it again, could you provide us the link and screenshot? I can discuss the removal of this with the team.
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Old 13th Nov 2019, 00:24
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He's referring to one of the Sponsor Thread ads.
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Old 13th Nov 2019, 17:03
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Yes that is what it was, but what does a frozen corpse have to do with aviation?Can any sponsored threads at least have some relevance ?
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Old 13th Nov 2019, 17:34
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Frozen ATPL ?
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Old 13th Nov 2019, 23:13
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The latest one I have seen posted was in the Airlines Airports and Routes sub forum and was about this-
https://scribol.com/pop-culture/cele..._source=nativo

It was shown as sponsored content posted by Scribol. If I want to read this sort of nonsense then there are numerous websites that offer this drivel.
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Old 14th Nov 2019, 22:08
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Appearing in other forums too. Total nonsense. If you need sponsorship make it aviation related please.
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Old 14th Nov 2019, 23:11
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The link I'm seeing reads: "40 Years After Karen Klaas Was Strangled With Pantyhose, DNA Evidence..."

Disgusting....
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Old 15th Nov 2019, 02:59
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You should now only see the 'Sponsored Content' threads if you are signed out.

In response to concerns raised, IB have removed them from view for signed in members
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