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    Stamping out Trollism redux; Comments are making the internet worse. We're rid of 'em

    https://www.washingtonpost.com/poste...opinions_pop_b

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    Need a subscription ... any place else with info OP?

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    Quote Originally Posted by davidmcbeth View Post
    Need a subscription ... any place else with info OP?

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    Read the link fine w/o subscribing - no registration, no log-in, no sign-up.

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    As journalists who spend our days holding law firms and schools accountable...
    All credibility lost right at this point...did not read the rest of the article. The premise is in the title of the article. Sticks and stones...
    "I would rather be exposed to the inconveniences attending too much liberty than to those attending too small a degree of it." - Thomas Jefferson.

    "Better that ten guilty persons escape, than that one innocent suffer" - English jurist William Blackstone.
    It is AFAIK original to me. Compromise is failure on the installment plan, particularly when dealing with so intractable an opponent as ignorance. - Nightmare

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