Then don't bloody comment.
We did this because some anonymous posters were just not following the rules (Seriously, if I'm supposed to be nice...).
Besides, the First Amendment does not apply to private individuals, only governmental action--and the governmental action of the United States and its territories at that!
We are under no obligation to publish your comments, or even to read them. And this includes responding to your idiotic comments.
Although, we will let most of them through, even just for pure amusement purposes!
Despite what you may think, moderation is not censorship--especially if it keeps the dialogue on topic and civilised.
I might even be polite to you if you can behave.
Although, I do have to admit that things are pretty quiet now without the sock puppet chorus!