A Sampling Of Comments Has Not Deleted On Stories That Have Nothing To Do With OccupyTebow

We're all still warm from the glow of the uprising that sent's commenter police into retreat—a remarkable, joyful march that continues unimpeded even as this is being typed. At the same time, we couldn't help but think of those comments ESPN's moderators have allowed to remain attached to other… »11/04/11 4:45pm11/04/11 4:45pm

This Is What Happens When Attempts To Fight Back

At some point this evening, the ESPN comment moderators lost their minds and decided to attempt to deal with the Greater Than Tebow meme that's been raging on a Bill Williamson post for the past three days. But instead of simply disabling comments, the site has burdened some poor intern with the task of deleting… »11/02/11 7:45pm11/02/11 7:45pm

How Contempt For Tim Tebow Caused An Commenter Revolution

The comment section is a den of iniquity and misspelling, and for the world's largest sports site, it's curiously inessential. The open registration means the discourse tends toward lowest common denominator, and it's too big to engender much sense of community. But once in a long while the disparate masses… »11/02/11 11:35am11/02/11 11:35am