– TLO Comments Sections are available to the general public for up to 24 hours after an article is published. After 24 hours, they are available only to Lost Ogle Members and Subscribers.
– First-time comments are moderated. Due to the high amount of spam and bot activity we get, it may take up to 24-48 hours for your comment to be approved. Less than 50% of new comments are approved.
– Funny, smart, informed comments that start or add to a conversation are always appreciated. Long angry comments that bring it all down are not appreciated.
– Comments that look like they come from a bot, or intentionally spread disinformation or propaganda, will be deleted.
– We don’t have a formal list of rules, but we do have the right to remove or moderate a comment at any time for any reason, including comments that harras, target, insult, or ridicule our staff or other commenters.
– We have the right to ban users at any time for any reason.
– How to not be banned? Don’t be a dick. That’s our job.
– Don’t like these rules? Think they’re unfair? Well, go to a different website, or use one of the millions of other outlets on the internet to express your opinion.