October 17, 2005

Addendum to New Comments Policy

I deleted every single last comment in the so-called "discussion" beneath yesterday's post. Clearly my new comments policy is not sufficient.

From here on out, if you respond to a troll or let trolls seize control of the discussion on my Web site I will delete the offending comments and your responses.

If my comments box does not markedly improve within 48 hours I will shut it down for the entire duration of my trip in the Middle East and will not even consider opening it up again until I get home.

Posted by Michael J. Totten at October 17, 2005 02:52 AM

MJT, can the comments. Spend your time writing and photographing more, detailing the little things that'll help us picture where you are, what life is like.

I'm disappointed that you haven't had time to describe your apartment, what your search entailed, the neighborhood, etc.

If someone wants to set you straight on something, they'll email. If you think it's important enough for us to hear, post an update. But really, waste no more time with the comments.

Posted by: crionna at October 17, 2005 10:12 AM
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