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    Default Re: How to Avoid the Murky Waters of Trolldom

    Quote Originally Posted by FredRydr View Post
    The big takeaway lesson is: stop participating when the posts go toxic.
    Disengage. Walk away. It's healthier for everyone.
    "When Men differ in Opinion, both Sides ought equally to have the Advantage of being heard by the Publick;
    and that when Truth and Error have fair Play, the former is always an overmatch for the latter."

    ~ Benjamin Franklin

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    Default Re: How to Avoid the Murky Waters of Trolldom

    Quote Originally Posted by Jon Szanto View Post
    Quote Originally Posted by FredRydr View Post
    The big takeaway lesson is: stop participating when the posts go toxic.
    Disengage. Walk away. It's healthier for everyone.
    I use the same BF quote on another forum.

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    Default Re: How to Avoid the Murky Waters of Trolldom

    I have unfortunatly been baited too much to the point that it has been a few years since I felt comfortable posting on-line.

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    Default Re: How to Avoid the Murky Waters of Trolldom

    This was a great thread. First I've seen it.

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    Default Re: How to Avoid the Murky Waters of Trolldom

    Quote Originally Posted by Fermata View Post
    I have seen people openly admit that they start an argument or nitpick on the tiniest detail just because they have time on their hands, they want some banter without giving any consideration to the effect on others or even if there is any point to their comments. Their intention, well I don't really know, perhaps to pass some time or to have something else to respond to in an hour or so...
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