posted on Dec, 12 2012 @ 02:59 AM
I've suggested a way- not to filter contrary posts out, but to label them, perhaps by using a
different font or background color- if the poster disagrees with the op. This way, posts made by
trolls or attention whores (as you put it) can be easily overlooked - to focus on the topic at
hand. More details are in
There hasn't been an official response since it was suggested, which IMHO is to the detriment to
the respect of the OPs creativity... Nobody (at least most ppl) wants to post a sensitive,
potential fringe, or even personal topic just to have to endure a predicted onslaught of attacks
and attempts of misaligning the thread towards a different tangent every time.
be an easy way to overlook those detracting posts. On the other hand, my suggestion thread
I've noticed in the last two or three months a dearth of posts recently on ATS.... the home page
lists threads with a mere 18 flags and 17 replies. ATS has changed, and not for the better.
edit on 12/12/2012 by MarkJS because: (no reason given)