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[–] Ralesblasband 24 points 317 points (+341|-24) ago 

Well, that's depressing. I really enjoyed the limited downvoting here.

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[–] sqeak 12 points 148 points (+160|-12) ago 

It actually made me not afraid to post... Oh god I'm getting anxious now, please don't hate me.

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[–] erowidtrance 6 points 18 points (+24|-6) ago  (edited ago)

They should get rid of downvotes entirely, at least for comments. It's just ripe for abuse from brigades and as you say discourages people from commenting. All you need is upvotes.

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[–] Chupwn 3 points 11 points (+14|-3) ago 

Hey man, it's okay. Now everyone can downvote trolls like Amalek :)

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[–] InMediaRes 2 points 46 points (+48|-2) ago 

But now the trolls like Amalek and his hundred alts can downvote everyone

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[–] Nithhogr 0 points 5 points (+5|-0) ago 

That's one good thing, I've been here a while but hadn't gotten the ability to downvoat yet and I really just wanted like 5 or 10 a day to dole out to the spammers.

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[–] PaleRider 0 points 1 points (+1|-0) ago 

It really helped build up the sense of community. I see the problem this is trying to address, however we needed to add another criteria to solve it not less.

(oh god, I just advocated for regulations. ahhhhh)

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[–] SuddenlySel 0 points 0 points (+0|-0) ago 

I mean, you can still go to facebook if you want a system with only 'likes'