I am writing right now to address one thing. The Union-Tribune has decided to have its comment section run through Facebook. This pisses me off. I have had a Facebook account, for quite a while actually before I deleted it. Now that I do not have one, I am annoyed that I have had to get another. I feel that the owners of the Union-Tribune have closed off a vibrant source of discourse. Of all the local news comment boards, the U-T had it best.

Now it is a shadow of its former self. Hopefully the new arrangement makes them money, but I will miss the old conversations. I will be posting here under the name moleman619. I say the same things online that I do face to face. I believe what I know and am willing to concede when I do not know. I just don’t want my IP address to be blacklisted!

Cole Macy lives in San Diego.

Dagny Salas

Dagny Salas was web editor at Voice of San Diego from 2010 to 2013. She was an investigative fellow at VOSD from 2009 to 2010.

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