Shane, it is quite obvious that personal vendettas are entirely acceptable as long as they are not directed at certain people. So don’t pretend to have laudable principles.
We could ask for opinions on how to better Moderate this forum, and get 50 different answers. The best feedback we get is from the growing membership ranks, the number of active threads open, and the inside information fed to us from various sources. By all those measures, LF is doing very well, so we must be doing something right. We are the go to place where anyone interested, or involved in LENR, comes to catch up on the latest news, and discuss issues.
Our members have played a huge role in that success. We have a wide range of personalities represented, and it is almost impossible to intervene and referee every little dispute that arises from mixing so many styles, but we do the best we can.