| ||Tell HN: Uptick in mean-spirited comments|
155 points by mjfern on Oct 31, 2010 | hide | past | web | favorite | 278 comments |
|I've been visiting Hacker News for just under two years, and recently I've noticed a significant uptick in mean-spirited comments. This echos a recent comment by PG, "There are more dumb and/or mean comments than there used to be..."|
As you are commenting, or up-voting and down-voting comments, please be conscious of how comments might affect others. This is a fantastic community of incredibly bright people. We should be able to engage in thoughtful debate and discussion, while remaining friendly and polite.
Thank you everyone!
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