The Casual Optimist was founded with the belief that liking stuff is more interesting than hating everything.
Comments here are moderated, and always have been. I don’t publish every comment that is submitted and I reserve the right to edit the ones that are. Smart, insightful comments are always welcome, as are critical ones expressed with intelligence, good manners and wit. Rude, abusive and disrespectful comments are not.
Automated and anonymous messages will not be published. Nor will messages promoting commercial services or products.
This is one instance where being a robot does not make us friends.