Different users have access to different functions of the site. While anyone can do most things on the site, including reading and editing,
thread moderators can access tools available to manage conversations in various features across the community where users are having discussions. These tools are:
Thread moderator abilities Edit
These additional functions include:
Removing and restoring threads and replies from any user
Closing and reopening threads
Manage Forum boards, move threads from one board to another, and highlight and un-highlight threads.
Deleting blog comments
Editing and deleting article comments
Moderating the Discussions feature, if enabled.
Having this status causes the tag "The Flash" to appear next to user's username in their profile.
Current thread moderators Edit
Former thread moderators Edit
These content moderators log on frequently to edit and/or browse the wiki. They are the best users to contact.
These content moderators don't log on all the time, though are still relatively frequent.
These content moderators are currently away (such as on vacation, etc.), but will return shortly. It's unlikely they will edit or respond to messages, except for rare occasions.
For whatever reason, these content moderators aren't able to log on to the wiki for an extended period of time. Their inactivity has been excused due to unfortunate circumstances.