How to deal with trolls/Why I love Balloon Juice

Nothing like some Albigensian snark to deal with the old “everyone’s evil, hence no one’s evil” apologetic for the latest hateful nonsense to emerge from the Catholic clergy/child rape scandal.  See commenter Warren Terra at number 77 for the details.

Image:  The massacre of the Albigensians, from the Chronicle of St. Denis,  fourteenth century.

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4 Comments on “How to deal with trolls/Why I love Balloon Juice”

  1. wds Says:

    I’m not sure if you know, but you can link straight to the comment too (click the date). Anyway, that was worth it just for looking this up.

  2. Jamie Says:

    I have to agree – no matter how annoying BJ becomes at times, John Cole is a national treasure, and has created one of the best forums on the net.

    I could get behind a bill that would require anyone using the word “centrist” to game it via the comment system there.

  3. retr2327 Says:

    Off-thread again, but well worth it: wander over to Crooked timber for some first-rate McArdle gigging.

    And then riddle me this: how in the name of the FSM does that woman still have a prominent blog that ostensibly serious people pay attention to?


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