But a lot of people out there not only don't want to have the mystery ruined for them, they also get rather strident about anyone who does. So, poll. What's the limit? Where's the line between what's acceptabe to talk about, and what should be kept secret so as not to take away somebody else's enjoyment? And if it should be kept secret for those so inclined, what's the best way to go about it?
Take my poll and let me know what you think of these issues. Further comments and/or extrapolations will also be gratefully accepted.
Do you read spoilers?
Do you read warnings for potential squicks before you read the fic?
If you do read spoilers, what's your preference for how they're delivered?
If you do use warnings for potential squicks in stories, about what do you consider worthy of advanced notice?
Potential kinks worth warning about as potential squicks include: