Yes... this is why I buried that "Hmmmm....this is looking a little buggy" comment at the end of my post.
It looks like we're getting some weird referrals from Baidu that're not logging correctly - don't know if they're misidentified profile/forum/postsbyuser referrals logging as thread referrals yet. MAYBE I'll have it fixed by next month. We'll see!
Boy am I glad I surf the exact same way you do. Except, I thought you already had it on "Show New Only" anyway, so this feature wouldn't be needed? It rocks, btw. Makes the forum titles look a little unbalanced, but it's still cool. -Jag