Commenting on articles

Be cool when commenting on an article on Thin White Line’s website. Don’t abuse others. Don’t post vile content. You are responsible for any comments and all content you post.

While Thin White Line does not control the information/materials posted by users, it reserves the right to delete, move or edit any comments and to terminate your ability to post comments and content.

Some rules:

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  • Don’t post the same thing over and over;
  • Keep it relevant to the topic;
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  • Don’t post links to viruses, malware, or any other malicious or criminal code or software;

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