Surprising news about online comments


You might not think that the comments section of an online news story was all that important, but you'd be wrong, according to a study discussed in Science and covered by the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Rude comments led readers to perceive more risk in the story's subject, researchers reported. Also, from Scholarly Kitchen, evidence that a handful of commenters dominate The Guardian's website.

October 2, 2015

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