‘The MAN makes a good point!’: Adventures in the comments section

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Here's the comments section at the end of Ezra Friedlander's column in The Jewish Press. There was one comment posted, which said, "The MAN makes a good point! Ezra Friedlander is certainly smart and has his hand on the pulse of politics."

The comment was written by Friedlander, a Democratic operative who works in New York and Washington. (The comments section on the Jewish Press site is linked to readers' individual Facebook accounts.)

I emailed Friedlander about it earlier this morning and shortly afterward, the comment was erased.

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UPDATE: Friedlander called to say his wife, who manages his Facebook account, posted the comment, and that it was supposed to appear under her name. He also said the more important issue here is that he had written a very pro-Obama column, which is unusual in the Orthodox community.