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Journal Journal: Slashdot is weird

Today I made two comments. One, an off the cuff counter rant and the other a well thought out comment with supporting URLs.

The off the cuff rant got some very good counter comments and 3 karma points. I mean, it was a sitting duck for AC's to tear to shreds, since I didn't have any more supporting information than the original rant, but why the karma?.

Oddly, the well thought out comment has no replies, and no karma bonuses.

I guess I should just ignore the moderation system. It's probably for the best.

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Ya know, it's really kind of daunting when you sit down at home and try to run your own slash site. I'd thought it would be somewhat simple and blog-like, but it's really a lot more involved than that.

I think what's really galling is now being on the other side of the membership. Hearing complaints and handling requests. It's amazing how something I would have thought would be trivial to do for a site admin is really an amazing pain in the ass.

Ah well, if anyone bothers to stop by and read it, here it is. Tell me what you think!

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