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1) No shouting
Keep the caps lock off. It might make you feel better, but it makes some of us go away.
2) No brow beating
Even if I talk like a blithering idiot, it does not help my hearing for you to call me one.
3) No naming presidents or parties
And give your topic a non-political title.
Flying a blue flag closes the minds of those who voted red, and flying a red flag closes the minds of those who voted blue. Either group is roughly half the American population. George Washington is the only president to win 100% of the vote, and presidents since Eisenhower have won closer to 50%.
Once your description is out there, of course, we’re going to figure out your affiliations. But make us work at it. The exercise makes us think and gives us an opportunity to absorb some of your wisdom.
Pictures help keep us involved, so do send photos to place among your words.