What Gawker Media Is Doing About Our Rape Gif Problem

On Monday, we posted an open letter to the management of Gawker Media, our parent company, regarding an ongoing problem that we here at Jezebel could no longer tolerate: horribly violent rape gifs that were consistently appearing in our comments. For months, we asked Gawker Media HQ for help with the trolling — but… »8/13/14 11:10am8/13/14 11:10am


Gawker Overlords Have Heard Your Pleas, Adjusting Comment System

Apparently your words have moved our Gawker overlords to adjust the new threaded comment system announced yesterday to un-favorable reviews »9/23/08 1:00pm9/23/08 1:00pm. We're now told comments will maintain in-line progression, and not go floating about all over the place determined by some strange algorithm. Thank the Gawker overlords, sure,…

Gawker Introduces Threaded Commenting, Jalopnik Goes To Plaid

Our Gawker bosses have decreed old-school in-line commenting »9/22/08 2:29pm9/22/08 2:29pm is so 2005 and decided it's time for us to enter a new age of comments - the age of . Apparently all the cool kids are doing it and now, so will we. What's a threaded comment, you ask? Threading is a way to make comments read more like conversations instead…