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Help us save the confetti cannon!

TheMixTheMix The Mix HQPosts: 2,613 Staff Team
edited January 2019 in Anything Goes
Hey everyone!

As some of you may have noticed, the confetti cannon has sadly been taken down :( 

We'd really like to bring it back but we're struggling to think of a caption we can put next to it! Can you help us think of some ideas so we persuade our tech team to bring it back? 

Before we had a caption that said 'Celebrate the community's 18th Birthday by firing our confetti cannon'. It's no longer the community's 18th Birthday so we need a new caption! 

Help us save the confetti cannon!

Aife & the team

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  • *BananaMonkey**BananaMonkey* Lyrical Poster Posts: 5,426 Part of The Furniture
    How about, release the cannon when you're stressed! (could be like a distraction) idk
    Idk, um.. or.... nah never mind, that's all I've got. 
    " And everywhere I am, there you'll be, your love made me make it through, oh I owe so much to you "
    " So I say thank you for the music, the songs I'm singing, thanks for all the joy they're bringing, who can live without it, I ask in all honestly what would life be? Without a song or a dance, what are we? So I say thank you for the music, for giving it to me "
    '' It's a beautiful day and I can't stop myself from smiling "
    TheMixLucy307TheAprilFoolNetNine
  • ArianaAriana Posts: 193 Boards Initiate
    Maybe something like:

    "Fire off our confetti cannon to celebrate young people supporting each other online" 
    TheMixLucy307independent_TheAprilFoolNetNine
  • *BananaMonkey**BananaMonkey* Lyrical Poster Posts: 5,426 Part of The Furniture
    Ariana said:
    Maybe something like:

    "Fire off our confetti cannon to celebrate young people supporting each other online" 
    Oh I love this one :heart: 
    " And everywhere I am, there you'll be, your love made me make it through, oh I owe so much to you "
    " So I say thank you for the music, the songs I'm singing, thanks for all the joy they're bringing, who can live without it, I ask in all honestly what would life be? Without a song or a dance, what are we? So I say thank you for the music, for giving it to me "
    '' It's a beautiful day and I can't stop myself from smiling "
  • SkiveSkive No discipline. No morality. No respect. New ForestPosts: 15,182 Skive's The Limit
    When was the community 18?

    On May 5th I'll have been commenting on these boards for 18 years.
    Yesterday is history
    Tomorrow is a mystery
    But today is a gift
    That’s why it’s call the present
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    Lucy307
  • Kathleen07Kathleen07 Posts: 1,938 Extreme Poster
    Um... How about, "Click this button to be pleasantly surprised!"

    Or, "Help us celebrate a random stranger's birthday by firing our confetti cannon"

    Or, "Celebrate the awesome human being you are with our confetti cannon!"

    Or, "Go on, click the button to celebrate your success!"

    Or, "Click this button if you want some fun"

    Or, "Click the button if you have nothing better to do with ye life"

    :p haha!

    Alternatively, just pick someone else's suggestion (way better idea) :joy:
    ShaunieLucy307TheMixNetNine
  • ShaunieShaunie 🌸 Posts: 12,475 Born on Earth, Raised by The Mix

    Or, "Help us celebrate a random stranger's birthday by firing our confetti cannon”
    Lol this one
    .
    Kathleen07
  • TheMixTheMix The Mix HQPosts: 2,613 Staff Team
    Thanks everyone for all of your great ideas! 

    We've decided to go for something simple and just have 'Click for confetti' for now. We really like your ideas about self-care and celebrating young people so we're planning to change the title on awareness days e.g. World Mental Health Day & Young Carers Day. We can also change the colour of the confetti which is exciting!

    The confetti canon will be returning very soon! Thanks so much everyone :) 

    - Aife & the team
    We're @Mike, @Connor, @Emma_, and @Ed_ - the staff team here at The Mix. We don't provide support on this account, but if you have any questions about the boards, feel free to drop us a message. Alternatively, you can head over to the Help Desk.
    NetNine
  • Kathleen07Kathleen07 Posts: 1,938 Extreme Poster
    Heya @The Mix  "Click here for confetti!" seems good!

    I see the cannon is back now, only, when I click on it, nothing happens? I'm not bothered but I'm not sure if it's an issue others are having, so I thought I'd quickly bring that up :)
  • TheMixTheMix The Mix HQPosts: 2,613 Staff Team
    Hey @kathleen0172

    Do you have an ad blocker installed on your web browser? It wasn't working on mine either but it does when I disable the ad blocker. It's not blocking it on all ad blockers though so if you use a different one, hopefully it should work for you! 

    - Aife
    We're @Mike, @Connor, @Emma_, and @Ed_ - the staff team here at The Mix. We don't provide support on this account, but if you have any questions about the boards, feel free to drop us a message. Alternatively, you can head over to the Help Desk.
  • LaineLaine Fruit loop Gone for gooPosts: 2,760 Boards Guru
    I don't have an ad blocker but just can't see it :)

    🌈Positive thoughts🌈

    "This is my family. I found it, all on my own.
    It's little, and Broken, but still good. Yeah. Still good." ~ Stitch

    "Lately, I've been struggling with all the simple things in my life" ~ Cian Ducrot

    "I don't know if it's because my heart hurts or I'm insecure" ~ Juice Wrld
  • LaineLaine Fruit loop Gone for gooPosts: 2,760 Boards Guru
    Nevermind it's back,  don't listen to silly old me 😂

    🌈Positive thoughts🌈

    "This is my family. I found it, all on my own.
    It's little, and Broken, but still good. Yeah. Still good." ~ Stitch

    "Lately, I've been struggling with all the simple things in my life" ~ Cian Ducrot

    "I don't know if it's because my heart hurts or I'm insecure" ~ Juice Wrld
  • Kathleen07Kathleen07 Posts: 1,938 Extreme Poster
    @The Mix ooooooh that explains it xD Thank you! 
  • SkyeIsNotTheLimitSkyeIsNotTheLimit EarthPosts: 86 The answer to life, the universe, and everything
    The confetti cannon is what swayed me to join up  :p:p
    I told her once I wasn’t good at anything. She told me survival is a talent
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