slashdot (was: International Addresses)
Wade Preston Shearer
lists at anavidesign.com
Fri Mar 25 13:06:04 MST 2005
> I quit cold turkey a few months ago, and I've never felt better. It
> finally dawned on me that most of the articles were sensationalistic
> and one-sided, and they have no sense of clarity in journalism. Plus
> I remember reading one site that talked about how one of the main
> moderators pretty much blocked stories and banned people who would
> disagree with his p.o.v. That and reading the comments can really
> warp your mind -- people are modded up if others agree with their
> comments, not necessarily if they are correct or not.
The problem that I have with slashdot is that they will publish
anything and everything no days. I guess their stated topic ("news for
nerds, stuff that matters") is broad in itself, but things were a
little more focused when I started reading.
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