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#1 Posted on 2.8.04 0533.45
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Click Here (insidepulse.com)

Well, the new site is one way to stop Widro and Ashish from posting the same items in the same news section. It'll be interesting to see how updated they can keep it with SK and Eric S being the only reliable ones of the bunch.

The new site is like an IWC old folks home, except there seems to be one big name that's missing from all this? Anyone? Anyone?



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#2 Posted on 2.8.04 0621.33
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They have the 411 Comics and Games sections coming with them too I hear.
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#3 Posted on 2.8.04 1843.06
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    Originally posted by Tony Stewart
    Click Here (insidepulse.com)

    Well, the new site is one way to stop Widro and Ashish from posting the same items in the same news section. It'll be interesting to see how updated they can keep it with SK and Eric S being the only reliable ones of the bunch.

    The new site is like an IWC old folks home, except there seems to be one big name that's missing from all this? Anyone? Anyone?






Who's missing, Mike from Micasa? Al Issacs? Rick Scaia? Sean Shannon?
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#4 Posted on 2.8.04 1935.32
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CRZ!!!!!!!

Right?
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#5 Posted on 2.8.04 2214.43
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    Originally posted by TL_Hopper
    CRZ!!!!!!!

    Right?

he is of COURSE welcome to join the pulse! with all his best buddies. and me. widro.
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#6 Posted on 2.8.04 2312.19
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Here's hoping y'all hire a spellchecker for the new site, too...
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#7 Posted on 3.8.04 2121.39
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Ouch.

Anyway, it seems pretty much all the guys I read on 411 are making the jump, and if Inside Pulse has any kind of decent newsboard, they get my precious hits.
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#8 Posted on 4.8.04 0707.18
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http://www.411mania.com/wrestling/news/newsboard.php?news_id=10005

Yeah, I just read Hashish's attempt at a new storyline..lets hope his new era DOES infact have a spellchecker...



pot..kettle..black, i know.

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#9 Posted on 4.8.04 0932.22
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    Originally posted by Pizza Delivery Jones
      Originally posted by Tony Stewart
      Click Here (insidepulse.com)

      Well, the new site is one way to stop Widro and Ashish from posting the same items in the same news section. It'll be interesting to see how updated they can keep it with SK and Eric S being the only reliable ones of the bunch.

      The new site is like an IWC old folks home, except there seems to be one big name that's missing from all this? Anyone? Anyone?






    Who's missing, Mike from Micasa? Al Issacs? Rick Scaia? Sean Shannon?

I would weep tears of unadulterated joy if someone was able to find Sean Shannon and get him/her back into the IWC. There was excitement waiting to see just how psychotic and paranoid he could get on a daily basis, and really, why watch someone burn bridges when they can blow up everything in a 50 mile radius of a bridge?
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#10 Posted on 4.8.04 0938.29
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    Originally posted by spf2119
    I would weep tears of unadulterated joy if someone was able to find Sean Shannon and get him/her back into the IWC. There was excitement waiting to see just how psychotic and paranoid he could get on a daily basis, and really, why watch someone burn bridges when they can blow up everything in a 50 mile radius of a bridge?


You could beg him to come back here

(edited by JayJayDean on 4.8.04 0738)
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#11 Posted on 4.8.04 1011.40
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    Originally posted by JayJayDean
      Originally posted by spf2119
      I would weep tears of unadulterated joy if someone was able to find Sean Shannon and get him/her back into the IWC. There was excitement waiting to see just how psychotic and paranoid he could get on a daily basis, and really, why watch someone burn bridges when they can blow up everything in a 50 mile radius of a bridge?


    You could beg him to come back here

    (edited by JayJayDean on 4.8.04 0738)


"Access to this website is currently not possible as your hostname/IP appears suspicous."

I've never been described as suspicious before. Or even suspicous for that matter. What wonderful treasures lie within said site that I can not be trusted to see?
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#12 Posted on 4.8.04 1304.06
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    Originally posted by JayJayDean
      Originally posted by spf2119
      I would weep tears of unadulterated joy if someone was able to find Sean Shannon and get him/her back into the IWC. There was excitement waiting to see just how psychotic and paranoid he could get on a daily basis, and really, why watch someone burn bridges when they can blow up everything in a 50 mile radius of a bridge?


    You could beg him to come back here

    (edited by JayJayDean on 4.8.04 0738)


Let's just be clear that we're not begging him to come HERE.
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#13 Posted on 4.8.04 1827.43
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Has any member of the IWC ever been more remembered than Sean Shannon? Even after years without a single message, he still gets mentioned.
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#14 Posted on 9.8.04 1243.50
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First day of InsidePulse and what do we see?

Warning: mysql_connect(): Too many connections in /home/virtual/site2/fst/var/www/html/includes/dbconnect.inc on line 3

Warning: mysql_select_db(): Too many connections in /home/virtual/site2/fst/var/www/html/includes/dbconnect.inc on line 4

Warning: mysql_select_db(): A link to the server could not be established in /home/virtual/site2/fst/var/www/html/includes/dbconnect.inc on line 4

Warning: mysql_query(): Too many connections in /home/virtual/site2/fst/var/www/html/index.php on line 38

Warning: mysql_query(): A link to the server could not be established in /home/virtual/site2/fst/var/www/html/index.php on line 38
Too many connections


The more things change...
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#15 Posted on 9.8.04 1250.14
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    Originally posted by Big Bad
    First day of InsidePulse and what do we see?


It looks like 411. Can I be the first to make the completely obvious (and horribly bad) joke of calling it 412mania?
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#16 Posted on 9.8.04 1303.45
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    Originally posted by Battlezone
      Originally posted by Big Bad
      First day of InsidePulse and what do we see?


    It looks like 411. Can I be the first to make the completely obvious (and horribly bad) joke of calling it 412mania?


How about 404mania?
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#17 Posted on 9.8.04 1327.22
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    Originally posted by InsidePulse.Com
    InsidePulse.com copywright 2004 Jonathan Widro.
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#18 Posted on 9.8.04 1423.43
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    Originally posted by Guru Zim
      Originally posted by InsidePulse.Com
      InsidePulse.com copywright 2004 Jonathan Widro.



I TOLD ya those kids would need a spellchecker! :)
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#19 Posted on 9.8.04 1430.01
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Hmm.

Same format. Visual and otherwise.
Same 'talent', though split.
Enough cross promotion that you have trouble suspending belief about them being seperate
Talk about opening up spots for the underviewed.
Opposing color schemes.

It's a 411 Brand Extension. I propose 411RAW vs 411SD!

Not to completely bash it; it's an ingenious idea, because people are far more likely to read a second Raw Recap (and take a second banner impression) if they think it's from a second site rather than the second best recap from that site.

But as a reader, it doesn't really interest me to have a second very similar place talking about the same exact things, because I only need to read the pseduo-smart take once to get it. (Or, to be fair, I'll continue reading not at all for the most part)

I'm trying to not sound like I'm hating on a site I've just glanced at, but there's enough duplication and repeatition of the same wrestling stuff with the same mindset already availabile to me before insidepluse.com that I can get my fill of it without visiting it. I know they're trying new voices, but the voices aren't that different than the ones I'm already hearing. If I'm making the slightest bit of sense, which I'm not sure about anymore.

If the goal was to make a second 411, you've done a great job and you should be proud.
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#20 Posted on 9.8.04 1505.24
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Hey they did a great job of marketing the site. We're all talking about it and bitching about how it's 411 Lite and so forth.

I only hope I can create the same kind of buzz for my website.

But the real test for Inside Pulse will come when how many of the common fan readers that guys like Keith and Hyatte have remember to go to the new site and not the old one.

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