The Verge Temporarily Turns Off Comments

What we’ve found lately is that the tone of our comments (and some of our commenters) is getting a little too aggressive and negative — a change that feels like it started with GamerGate and has steadily gotten worse ever since.

Kinda sad that it had to come to this. They are right though, their comment threads were awful.

Source: We’re turning comments off for a bit | The Verge

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