Commenting Policy

We welcome your comments on our articles, as long as they are respectful, relevant and civil in tone.

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Comments that have links in them are moderated, so there will be a delay before they appear, and we reserve the right to delete links if they are off-topic, spam, or promotional.

We reserve the right to remove or edit comments.

We may delete any comment that contains:

  • Slander, personal attacks or abusive, hateful, offensive, or racist language or material.
  • Comments that are off-topic to the article.
  • Identical, repetitive comments posted on multiple articles.
  • Graphics.
  • Personal information, such as addresses, phone numbers, emails, etc.
  • Blatantly promotional content.
  • Reproduced copyrighted articles from other sources.
  • More than 1,000 words. Text continued to another post to bypass the 1000-word limit will be deleted.

In general, we only accept comments written in English.

For more information on commenting see our guide “How to Comment” or Disqus.