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Paul at Wizbang Blog deleted my comment; can you trust what you read there?

If the ever-excitable Paul at Wizbang Blog is in the habit of deleting comments, can you trust his posts? Since contrary information is frequently mentioned in comments, has he deleted any other comments with which he disagreed?
Begging your pardon in advance for the inside blogospheric nature of this issue, here's what happened in chronological order.
First, the partisan hack known as Insty posted this:

BOY, the Big Media coverage of Katrina -- which so many media folks were congratulating themselves on at the time -- isn't looking very good now that we know what actually happened. More here: "The New York Times and Los Angeles Times both put forth front-page stories this weekend that dramatically contradict much of their own coverage of the disaster."...

Since I'm familiar with how this works from watching the hack-o-sphere's reaction to al Qaqaa and Rathergate, I decided to go to the "orinsf" site and offer the following contrary information (I adjusted the links because "orinsf" doesn't allow HTML comments):

Well... given the large number of supposed tall tales (three separate examples), I'd be a bit surprised to find out that most of them were false. In fact, downplaying all those accounts would seem to be in (almost) everyone's best interest, no? Of course, it's best to keep an open mind and investigate each alleged incident rather than fit preliminary information to one's agenda.
Note also that the St. Gabriel impromptu morgue has a few issues. A mortician there was quoted in a newspaper as being surprised by the Katrina deaths, but he refused to give me more information or a body count of those murdered. And, look who's handling the body count.

When our buddy Paul offered his own version of the 'quell your fears citizen' theme, I posted a comment suggesting that his readers check out the comment I'd left at that orinsf site. Unfortunately, I didn't save off that comment like I usually do. But I did save off the one I left after I noticed that the first comment I left had been deleted:

I'd swear I left a comment here yesterday (under my "TLB" pseudonym). Maybe I was just dreaming I left a comment or something.
Anyhoo, check out all the links I provided in the post that Insty linked to:
orinsf.typepad.com/orinsf/2005/12/msm_so_incredib.html
I wouldn't jump to conclusions based on preliminary data.

Now, that comment has been replaced with this:

I'd swear I left a comment here yesterday (under my "TLB" pseudonym). Maybe I was just dreaming I left a comment or something.
Paul Replies You did leave a comment. I deleted it. There are enough kooky conspiracy theories running around without my posts being used to propagate them.
You are welcome to post whatever you want on your blog. You are even welcome to come shill for your blog if you have a reasonable post.
But leave the conspiracy theories at the door.
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I wouldn't jump to conclusions based on preliminary data.
Paul Replies Again My point EXACTLY.

I'd suggest taking what you read there with a big grain of salt.

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