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August 31, 2008

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I just closed the NRO thread.

For one thing, I don't like piling on political allies just because they (honestly) disagree.

For another, as a reader wrote, doing so seems to suggest we're not interested in debate or dissent, but get angry when our political champions are challenged. We see this sort of thing from the Obamabots. We're better than that.

For a third thing, even though we never get linked by NR and I really don't know anybody over there, it just seems impolitic and impolite. The personal attacks seem over the line to me.

Let me know if you think I'm wrong.


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