Anne Rice's petition won't work. People will still find a way to be jerks on the Internet—because it’s the Internet.
Sometimes world leaders just have to have good manners.
What Happens When the British Stop Being Polite and Start Getting Real
November 04, 2013
Is intimacy always a good thing? It has become customary to suggest that it is. But rather than being democratic, intimacy can be troublesome. Today we are obliged to be relaxed. Casualness is mistaken for fairness.