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Archive for July 2008

links for 2008-07-31: Comment Conundrum

Why we delete comments. (And how you can make us stop.) Brilliantly written. “If we attempted to pass a law…

Just One Question for Jason Schultz

One of the things that always comes up when I talk to people at companies about community systems is the…

The Monarch

A new orchid blooms one of the freakiest flowers ever. It looks like a sea creature up close.

Concluding the Comment Culture Clash Cacophony

Jeff Jarvis sums up the debate nicely with an open letter to Bob Garfield. But note well, my friend, that…

links for 2008-07-29

BuzzMachine: Comments on comments on comments Jeff Jarvis on the comments controversy sparked by OTM, with an appearance from Bob…

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Hi, I’m Derek. I used to make websites. Now I grow flowers and know things. I’m mostly harmless. More.