..DESCENDS INTO UNLIMITED BANALITY
Apparently the proprietors/publishers/owners and editors of the Lake Elsinore/Wildomar Patch are in some form of transition of their publishing business model.
However, rather than shutting it down and preparing for a hopefully successful “re-launch,” they have chosen to keep it functioning with a variety of non-local stories, sprinkled with a light smattering of local stories posted by the current “editor,” likely working from her desk.
However, the most active part of the Patch is the “comments” section, which has turned into a cesspool of obsessive juvenile characters with anonymous monikers who are determined to eliminate any form of constructive dialogue between interested members of the community, who may have a legitimate point of view.
For the latest example of this form of juvenile obsession, the following comment thread on a recent link to a Patch posting: