I want your comments! (open thread)

I’m a little puzzled by my blog data over the past week: traffic has been good, but I feel lonely for lack of comments. So open thread time! What’s on your mind? What do you want me to blog about? What burning questions that you’ve always been wondering about could I (or other commenters) resolve for you quickly?

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Commenter appreciation day (May open thread)
Arguing when you know the conversation isn't going to be constructive