Originally Posted by badhatharry
It really is pretty dismal out there on the disqus side. But it could evolve, I suppose. Don't ask me how.
I wasn't fully aware of how great vBulletin is because I'm just not that kind of techy guy. This has been an education.
But bottom line is that Bob has no obligation to provide anything. That's what happens with free stuff. If he and his staff have decided that this is the best course for the site, then so be it.
It is not going to evolve into something better. It is just going to get worse. Why should anyone waste time commenting on intelligent diavlogs when it is impossible to carry on an intelligent conversation with other commenters?
I agree that Bob Wright has no obligation to provide anything. But no one has an obligation to comment either. You get what you pay for.