RE: new ID website

From: Rich Blinne <rich.blinne@gmail.com>
Date: Sat Apr 09 2005 - 11:33:53 EDT

> -----Original Message-----
> From: asa-owner@lists.calvin.edu [mailto:asa-owner@lists.calvin.edu] On
> Behalf Of Bill Dozier
> Sent: Friday, April 08, 2005 8:05 AM
> To: ASA
> Subject: Re: new ID website
>
> On Apr 8, 2005, at 8:02 AM, Rich Blinne wrote:
> > Yep, now it works. Though it appears they cannot take the heat. They
> > have comments turned off. Because of this people are currently
> > doing drivebys via the trackback mechanism. But that's really not
> > discussion.
>
> It is common for blogs to not allow comments (e.g. PowerLine) or to not
> allow anonymous comments (e.g. me). Comments can require a lot of work
> to remove trolls, flames and spam. I think that it would be appropriate
> to ask them to allow comments, while requiring registration.
>
> If they want their "revolutionary" ideas to be accepted, they should be
> prepared to defend them in a real give-and-take.

Comment registration is a reasonable compromise. I did a track back and a
lively discussion has ensued at:

http://www.blinne.org/blog/2005/04/id_cannot_take_.html
Received on Sat Apr 9 11:36:01 2005

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