posted on May, 21 2009 @ 11:22 PM
I used to be involved rather heavily with parts of that board, but I stopped after awhile because I started to find it morally repulsive.
I don't often boycott a website based on morality. (Lord knows I spend a lot of time in teh gutters of teh intrawebz, at sites that would curl many
people's toes.) But I think some of the images there go way over the line. If anyone remembers the old, now-defunct site "Ogrish," they might
Not only do I not want to see such things personally, I also find the site itself "ethically challenged" for allowing what goes on there to go on,
and I don't want to support it by visiting it. And this from somebody who considers himself one of the staunchest possible defenders of internet
freedom, and an eternal enemy of censorship.
As human beings, there are certain lines that should not be crossed on moral principles. /b/ crosses more than a few of such lines.
Or maybe I'm just getting old...
Anyone agree with me? Disagree? And if anyone here still goes there, I'd be interested to know whether there have been any significant changes to the
board in the last few years.