posted on May, 27 2010 @ 10:31 AM
I think that the
kind of rating system works really well on sites like on-line newspaper and general news kinds of sites. I like to see
the "balance" or end result of all the ups and downs when approaching an article there.
ATS is a bit different. Lets face it, with the mentality we see displayed here on any given day, the
's would definitely far outweigh the
Given the controversial and far out, edgy nature of the subjects, it is a given that the
's would outweigh the
's. Something that is on the
far edges of thought would naturally be a challenge for the average person to comprehend.
We would perpetually be in a state of drowning in
's. That wouldn't prove anything. We already know we are controversial. We don't really
need to be reminded of it with explicit pictorial negativity.