Commenting Policy

We invite you to add your comments, and we encourage a thoughtful, open and lively exchange of ideas and information at Some content and comments will generate heated discussions, but we expect — and require — that the tone of the commentary be civil and respectful.

Your comments will not be edited before they appear on our Web site. We will, however, monitor and review your postings. We reserve the right to remove any comment that the community reports as abusive or the staff at the Daily

Titan determines is inappropriate, offensive or in any way violates our Terms of Use.

Those terms state clearly that you must not post comments containing:

  • Personal attacks, obscenity, vulgarity, profanity or ethnic or racial slurs

  • Language that threatens, harasses or encourages illegal or criminal acts

  • Material that is defamatory, libelous or infringes on a copyright or trademark

  • Solicitations or advertisements for any purpose

  • Impersonations of anyone

The Daily Titan,, DTN3 and DT Online are not responsible for any content you post. In keeping with our newsroom standards, do not contribute material that you know is inaccurate, false or confidential. Please keep your comments constructive and on topic.

To promote a more respectful discussion, you will be required to provide your first and last names when you leave a comment on our site. Your real name will not be published. A separate ‘Display Name’ that you choose will appear with your posting on You also will be required to provide an e-mail address to allow a member of the Daily Titan staff to contact you, should that be necessary.

Remember that any content you provide becomes the property of the Daily Titan,, DTN3 and DT Online which have sole discretion over its use. Once it appears on our web site, it will become available to search engines such as Google and Yahoo. Our policy is that we will not remove postings at the user’s request.