Why is the discussion thingy in forum is called a thread?
What Girls Said 0
The only opinion from girls was selected the Most Helpful Opinion, but you can still contribute by sharing an opinion!
What Guys Said 2
Because the comments/responses are in a "threaded" pattern. It's a "string" of replies.1
It's a simile, if you imagine that the same topic runs through it like a... thread.1