Lloyd’s Political Rule No. 2: Don’t Anger Bloggers
That means don’t lie to them, don’t threaten them, and don’t mention their families. Ever. You may not like what they have to write, but keep in mind they have the pen and will always have the last word.
The advice is really just a corollary of Rule 1, but since some candidates just haven’t gotten the message, it apparently warrants separate mention as a rule of its own.