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cleanhippie Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Oct-26-11 10:35 AM
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Poe's Law
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It would seem that what just might be classic examples of Poe's Law are starting to appear with increasing frequency. What is the best strategy to deal with it?

I would think that ignoring it completely, after labeling it as a Poe, would be the best idea, so as not to encourage more.

Responding seems to only worsen the situation. Thoughts?
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  -Poe's Law cleanhippie  Oct-26-11 10:35 AM   #0 
  - I'm waiting for a big flame out followed by a pizza delivery. n/t  laconicsax   Oct-26-11 03:48 PM   #1 
  - How do you guys always know what the other is referring to?  amyrose2712   Oct-26-11 08:31 PM   #6 
     - We spend way too much time in R/T  laconicsax   Oct-26-11 08:32 PM   #7 
        - I've been going there more often as of late.  amyrose2712   Oct-26-11 08:43 PM   #8 
           - A certain, Stalin and Mao mentioning poster is suspected of being a Poe. n/t  laconicsax   Oct-26-11 08:47 PM   #9 
              - A humble man, no doubt.  trotsky   Oct-27-11 06:20 AM   #11 
  - I'm not sure that one's a Poe  NMMNG   Oct-26-11 06:33 PM   #2 
  - I don't think it's a Poe, either.  Goblinmonger   Oct-26-11 06:59 PM   #3 
  - Count me in.  laconicsax   Oct-26-11 07:01 PM   #4 
  - I've been ignoring that one for a long time.  trotsky   Oct-26-11 07:24 PM   #5 
  - That's the beautiful thing about the law. You just can't tell.  darkstar3   Oct-26-11 09:20 PM   #10 
  - For the first time (I think), I have someone on ignore. n/t  Goblinmonger   Oct-27-11 09:17 AM   #12 
  - So poe or not, totally ignoring it seems to be the consensus.  cleanhippie   Oct-27-11 10:41 AM   #13 
  - I'm like a drunk  Goblinmonger   Nov-17-11 02:42 PM   #14 
  - Another live one  NMMNG   Nov-17-11 07:24 PM   #15 
  - Actually, if it's the post I'm thinking of, it said 'region bashing'  LeftishBrit   Nov-18-11 03:26 AM   #16 
     - Someone else pointed that out to me  NMMNG   Nov-18-11 09:22 AM   #18 
  - Don't know about Poe  LeftishBrit   Nov-18-11 03:29 AM   #17 

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