Here's how some of the forum's folders appear to me, today (please excuse the tongue-in-cheek but irresistible comment that the lack of all text is certainly "one way of not seeing all the spam and self-promotional posting"! ) ...
Added to "1.11 Posting on T2W is a privilege not a right."
...For this reason, if you use TOR (the anonymity network) and start any kind of trolling activity you will be banned immediately (since it's highly likely you're a multi-nick which means you've had all the warnings in a previous incarnation and don't deserve the same chances as others).
Sorry for the disruption to normal service. For some reason the server crashed this morning and we're still investigating why. It was down for maybe an hour or two, but everything should now be working normally again.