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10. Re: Morning Safety DanceMorning Safety Dance Oct 18, 2011, 17:05  Frans 
 
Genesys wrote on Oct 17, 2011, 20:10:
What blows my mind is that Blue still creates this news page from scratch. I would have long ago converted it into database-driven system
Uhm, that's what already happened really really long ago.

Genesys wrote on Oct 17, 2011, 20:10:
where you insert stories and links into a table with a category field (with a dropdown for the common ones to prevent typos), and tied it to something that flags duplicated links, and then builds the page with categories and bullet lists appearing dynamically as needed. That way you get a correctly-escaped, well-formatted page every time.
That's what Blammo does, for a large part. But it doesn't force any kind of structure on specific news posts, and doesn't flag stories that are accidentally submitted twice, which is probably what caused this orphaned forum thread.
 
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