What is the MetaFilter etiquette concerning trollish remarks to an innocuous comment? [more inside]
An open letter. [more inside]
Is it possible to engage in a debate with a Conservative on MeFi without calling him a troll? I give you this example.
We've all seen what can happen when MeFi devolves into pointless personality conflicts: the site gets hijacked to propogate something that 99.9% of the users don't care about. We've also all seen one member virtually drag another into such conflicts, making a two-way crapfest out of what was originally just one-sided goofiness...[more inside]