Re: Notice this theme?

On Mon, 26 May 2008 12:18:00 +0100, "Alex W." <ingilt@xxxxxxxxxxx>

The trolls infesting Usenet, by contrast, are not the physical type at all.
They are the writers of anonymous notes to the police, the composers of
poison letters, the twitchers of curtains, the organisers of neighbourhood
morality committees and generally those possessed of the mindset of a
totalitarian block warden and police informant.

Well written and quite true. Thanks Alex.

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