During the comments from this Linden Blog Post, the rumor that LL is looking into shutting down the forums reared its multi-faceted head.
Catherine Linden says: No changes to the current forums… except to archive (read only!) them and stick them in some 2nd rate area were nobody will be able to find them anyway.
Blue Linden says: NO the forums are not going to be meddled with and we should all go out and play. (I love Blue, his years dealing with the Teen Grid do tend to leak out onto us adults *giggles!*)
But seriously. Who do you believe? I for one have been around way too long to kick back and feel all is well when the Lindens start talking about the forums.
Things to consider: