But for practical reasons, to legitimately confirm a billed 'first time ever' or 'X has never defeated Y in a singles/tag/HIAC/whatever match'. It irks me to read/book a match like that when I know good and well it's otherwise.
A lot of people play it safe and don't think of trying to recreate and provide a brand new culture to a thread based around 2010/2011. It's a shame too. There's a lot of potential if people were determine enough to put the work in.