1 readers online now  |  69 million page views

Question for Hind Samy: Regarding definitions of Troll, Flamer and Flamingo..

Reader comment on item: Something Rotten in Denmark?
in response to reader comment: Why killing a peace activist ?

Submitted by Wild Wild West (Sweden), Mar 20, 2006 at 17:27

Thank you Hind Samy for giving us the definitions of a Flamer and a Troll. So if some posters keeps on over-using the same issue for days, weeks and months and don't let the subject go, then will they, as a group, be called flamingos?

And if a poster keeps on saying to other posters , 'you don't know anything', you're coward, ignorant, OMG, you don't know the spelling of flamer ('I know more than you, because I'm English') then will you call him/her a Troll or a Flamer?
Please clarify. Thanks.
Submitting....

Note: Opinions expressed in comments are those of the authors alone and not necessarily those of Daniel Pipes. Original writing only, please. Comments are screened and in some cases edited before posting. Reasoned disagreement is welcome but not comments that are scurrilous, off-topic, commercial, disparaging religions, or otherwise inappropriate. For complete regulations, see the "Guidelines for Reader Comments".

Comment on this item

Mark my comment as a response to Question for Hind Samy: Regarding definitions of Troll, Flamer and Flamingo.. by Wild Wild West

Email me if someone replies to my comment

Note: Opinions expressed in comments are those of the authors alone and not necessarily those of Daniel Pipes. Original writing only, please. Comments are screened and in some cases edited before posting. Reasoned disagreement is welcome but not comments that are scurrilous, off-topic, commercial, disparaging religions, or otherwise inappropriate. For complete regulations, see the "Guidelines for Reader Comments".

See recent outstanding comments.

Follow Daniel Pipes

Facebook   Twitter   RSS   Join Mailing List
eXTReMe Tracker

All materials by Daniel Pipes on this site: © 1968-2020 Daniel Pipes. daniel.pipes@gmail.com and @DanielPipes

Support Daniel Pipes' work with a tax-deductible donation to the Middle East Forum.Daniel J. Pipes

(The MEF is a publicly supported, nonprofit organization under section 501(c)3 of the Internal Revenue Code.

Contributions are tax deductible to the full extent allowed by law. Tax-ID 23-774-9796, approved Apr. 27, 1998.

For more information, view our IRS letter of determination.)