Wisdom on forum behavior
Original post made by Peter on Apr 12, 2007
on Apr 12, 2007 at 6:36 pm
Thanks for the post. I just joined the postings a short while back and must confess some of the banter back and forth is curious as to what folks are using the Town Square for.
on Apr 13, 2007 at 8:10 pm
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on Apr 14, 2007 at 12:50 am
It's the Weekly's behavior that is hard to understand. [Portion removed by Palo Alto Online staff.] The Weekly seems to like the traffic the trolls create, there are always new people who respond for a while until they realize they are dealing with an angry mischief maker, someone just expressing anger anonymously, trying to get a rise out of the readers. Or the nonsense of [portion removed by Palo Alto Online staff.] Those meaningless posts seem ok with the Weekly.
The Weekly could limit the number of posts any one person can place in a day.Lots of things they can do to raise the standards here. For some reason, they aren't doing it.