Wednesday, April 07, 2021

Althouse's Commenters

Ann Althouse closed the comments section on her blog. 

Here's a note by someone applauding her decision. I confess that I liked the comments section but then I just scanned the comments and certainly didn't take many - or even most - of them seriously. Her decision is understandable but regrettable. There were some thoughtful people amid the trolls and the loons and they were worth reading.

I will be surprised if her comments ban stays in place. She has an excellent blog but a key part of its personality - unlike most blogs - has been the comments.

[What is the personality of the Execupundit blog? Reclusive? Distracted? Scattered? Who knoweth? But I'm glad you're here.]

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