The Newbie Plague was an organized troll that hit the SAMB on July 7, 2016. Various SAMBers changed their signatures and their font styles and pretended to act like stereotypical newbies. Eventually, after an hour, some SAMBers got tired and asked them to stop. So they did, an hour earlier than planned.

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An explanation post by Bobcat the day after

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