Posts tagged "commenters"

Canadian Man Teaches Internet Commenters A Lesson … In Being Neighborly

As a person who works on the internet for a living, I am given to the occasional internet-commenter revenge fantasy. The furthest I’ve ever gone was Googling this Ron Paul Libertarian dude who harassed me constantly and finding out he had scammed a bunch of people and then posting the Rip-Off report about it every…

Robyn Pennacchia / February 23, 2015

Jezebel Staff Calls Out Gawker Media For Continually Ignoring Commenter Harassment

The staff of Jezebel.com posted a memo today calling out their employer, Gawker Media, for ignoring the constant harassment they face from trolls in their comments section. The staff describes how users from “anonymous, untraceable burner accounts” frequently post violent rape GIFs in their comment threads, which have to be manually deleted by staffers.

Jessica Wakeman / August 11, 2014

Gwyneth Paltrow Has No Love For Internet Commenters

“The Internet also allows us the opportunity to project outward our hatred, our jealousy. It’s culturally acceptable to be an anonymous commenter. It’s culturally acceptable to say, ‘I’m just going to take all of my internal pain and externalize it anonymously.’ … It has nothing to do with me. They have an internal object, and…

Amelia McDonell-Parry / May 29, 2014

Be My Boyfriend: JacksFilms Dude Is The Ultimate Grammarian

I admit I’m even a little nervous writing this, because Jack of JacksFilms is generally concerned with only one thing — the paltry grammar of internet commenters and social networkers. Jack is so committed to his cause, that he’s managed to make nearly 50 hilarious videos about it. Each video features Jack reading off some…

Julie Gerstein / January 28, 2013

Commenters, Thanks For The Advice And I Love You!

All you Frisky readers out there, I wanna say those three little words to you — I love you. I don’t know what I’d do without you. Shudder to think! I can only hope that some day, I can rely on and heart a man as much as you, baby. You got my back! Sure,…

Simcha / September 10, 2010