posted on Apr, 2 2010 @ 07:49 PM
I think it's safe to say the majority of us here appreciate ATS and the spectrum of viewpoints and knowledge it brings to the individual and the
medium it gives us to communicate.
But in the past week especially, there has been a trend in many members resorting to Trolling, Slandering and Disrespecting others opinions and
Now don't get me wrong, everyone is welcome to their viewpoint, but the temperament of the communication has taken a trend for the worst.
ATS has become a cross between CNN, FOX and the few of us who appreciate each others respectful point of views, but understand the need an intelligent
discussion to get anywhere.
Many are putting forth ungrounded remarks, enforced with slandering, name calling, and trolling in a manner as if one wishes to make an enemy of
Please if you have a problem with someones viewpoint, make a discussion out of it and put forth substance in a respectful manner to address what you
believe. But please don't resort to being disrespectful!
This past week has caused me to click the ignore link on several members for the first time since I registered!
I ask that either everyone takes a step back and takes a few big breaths and start over, or that moderator scrutiny be increased.
Let there be less attacking and more debating!
[edit on 2-4-2010 by Scarcer]