Originally Posted by quagmire
You have no 1st amendment rights on a private forum. Just like if you walk into WalMart and start screaming racist crap, they have every right to kick you out since you're on private property.
Of course I realize that this is a private forum, I'm just drawing a parallel. However, creating a sub-forum topic that is sure to invite 'vigorous' debate and then seeking to limit that debate/threaten to ban is counter-productive to the free flow of ideas.