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Jeff Jarvis: Online comments should be more like Twitter

At the 140 Character Conference in New York this week, Jeff Jarvis had a bone to pick with the media industry (surprise!). This time, his issue is with comments. Namely, he thinks the process of commenting online is broken.

"I defended comments for years. But the problem is that comments are too often the voice of assholes."

What does Jarvis suggest to fix this problem? Well, speaking at a Twitter conference, he thinks the answer is to make comments more like Twitter.