Question: When you say "Ask Ausiello is a judgment-free zone" (Ask Ausiello, 6/7), do you mean that your readers can't judge you and your tastes? I thought passing judgment on people was what you do here. Don't get me wrong. I enjoy the snarky, judgmental comments you make, and read your blog and AA faithfully. I just thought that decree came out of left field. Care to establish the Ask Ausiello rules a bit more clearly?

Answer: Here are the AA rules in a nutshell: I was joking, you nimrod.