Yes, this is my experience too. It makes it much easier to organize the posts on a given subject, instead of having to search through many different threads.
Isn't that the function of stickies?
And nobody told anybody to shut up, Basia, so stop trying to create a strawman. I'll bow to the will of the mob and say nothing more about the stinking zombie threads, but damn, don't lie about it.
Done here, done here, so very very very done.