Yes, meta doesn't scare us! It's a blog on blogging! Or, on online postings anyway... In light of recent debates on some less than value-added comments left to linger under online news stories, we're asking: Should moderators leave EVERY post -- even those that contain hateful views or total misinformation -- for the sake of an accurate window onto public perception? Or would stricter moderating elevate the level of public conversation?
Are any opinions out of bounds? Is that censorship or just good moderating? Do you find the blog comments that appear after articles helpful? Entertaining? Disturbing? And you can check our what our illustrious Q panel had to say on the Q podcast.