I hate to do this. I really do. I’m a firm believer in free speech. The 1st Amendment is like my Bible. I really believe, that as bad as some speech is, to ban it is even worse. When we start banning speech because of its content, we’ve lost our way in what I feel is the inexorable progress of human civilization. Speech leads the way, so banning someone from my blog is banning their speech, and I really hate to do that…and…
…Oh, who am I kidding. No I don’t. At least not in this case.
One troll, who seems to have nothing better to do than go to blogs and attempt to disrupt them, has now questioned my comment policy. This troll, who trolls only on weekends, is convinced that I moderate and/or delete his comments, and there are others who would like to believe it. Of course, this troll is also convinced there is a sky daddy who’s going to take care of him when he dies, who will rapture him to heaven because he’s well hung and generally has a disturbed pleasant disposition (OK. That’s a slight exaggeration). He also believes that the rest of us heathens will be struck down at the time of his rapture, and thrown into the Lake of Fire (a ride at Disney World, I presume). He’s chuckling over the prospect as you read this. He’s clearly a few cards shy of a whole deck, perhaps even missing all of them save the Jokers.
So that normal people can understand what my actual comment policy is, let me reiterate it: