Welcome to The Gym! I will be your moderator in this trial run of "The Gym" as it is temporarily hosted in the Mods Playground.
First and foremost: Bad attitude and 'holier-than-thou' sentiments towards other posters for any reason is unacceptable. If you see this, click the Notify Moderator button and I'll deal with it. This IS your warning. Any infractions will result in a temporary ban/suspension.
1) How do you feel about workout/diet/progress logs?
Bring 'em on! This forum was partially created for this purpose. Post your goals, your starting weight, your workout/diet plans, and any comments or questions you might have in your own thread. Feel free to bump it as often as you'd like (with regularity, please), and users are invited to post in "log" threads as well to give their input.
2) What are the general forum rules?
Anything that is against common sense is not allowed here, so use your best judgement. Use the "notify moderator" function if you think something is inappropriate.
4) I have a question about (insert illegal substance here). Is that okay?
Yes, absolutely. This forum was built to support all of these types of questions and concerns. Freedom of information largely reigns. However, posting links to places where you can purchase illegal substances is strictly forbidden.
5) What's a thermogenic, and do you recommend them?
You need to lift heavy weights, do cardio, and eat less. Don't worry about supplements until your diet and exercise plans are in check and you are following them religiously. Then think about adding a thermogenic or other supplements.
7) I heard that lifting heavy weights makes you huge? I just want to lose 50 pounds of fat.
You heard wrong. Do deadlifts, cleans, squats, and run a [censored] load. Eat 2000 calories a day or less (high in protein) spaced out over 4-6 meals. Get a lot of sleep. You'll lose weight really fast. But you HAVE to lift heavy [censored]. Honestly.