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LoZoccolo Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Apr-06-11 12:59 PM
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What are your favorite angry PMs that you have recieved (do not mention names)?
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TBF Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Apr-06-11 01:00 PM
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1. ...
:popcorn:
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LoZoccolo Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Apr-06-11 01:01 PM
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2. Here is mine.
subject: Earth to Arrogance

I can't imagine why anyone in the world would want your opinion or why anyone would want to waste a minute of their life with you. You never say anything kind or constructive about anyone; you always twist the details of what you've read in just such a way as to pack a nice painful punch. You are an arrogant self-serving painfully naive condescending angry white male who hates everyone, insults everyone, and likes playing devils advocate so much that by now anyone here with half a brain has pretty much figured out that you are evil. I'll bet you're on more ignore lists than anyone else in the entire list of Democratic Underground. So go to hell, you miserable waste of flesh and stay the hell out of my threads. You'll be back on ignore as soon as I'm done.
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Godhumor Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Apr-06-11 01:01 PM
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3. Tony Blair was livid when I received him and marked "return to sender" on his suit n/t
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jpgray Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Apr-06-11 01:02 PM
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4. I'm a troll! I'm a troll! I'm a troll!
Still waiting for you to send me that one.
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Drale Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Apr-06-11 01:02 PM
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5. Actually I've only ever received PM's
to support me when I post something that gets flamed.
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Wilms Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Apr-06-11 01:04 PM
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6. I didn't save it, and it wasn't directed at me.

But I got a PM asking what I thought about (do not mention names) always stirring up shit.

:shrug:

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DainBramaged Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Apr-06-11 01:05 PM
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7. IBTL
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tekisui Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Apr-06-11 01:05 PM
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8. IBTTS?
:shrug:
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pintobean Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Apr-06-11 01:09 PM
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11. Hope and change?
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demmiblue Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Apr-06-11 01:10 PM
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13. That will never happen...
for some reason he gets a free pass.

:shrug:
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tekisui Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Apr-06-11 01:11 PM
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14. It will happen.
He has gotten a free pass so far, but become increasingly obvious. Lots of longtimers who thought they were immune are gone now.
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QC Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Apr-06-11 01:11 PM
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15. Not a chance.
All animals are equal, but some are more equal than others.
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tekisui Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Apr-06-11 01:12 PM
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18. As long as we keep drawing attention, it will happen one day.
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sharp_stick Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Apr-06-11 01:22 PM
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26. Or you just get ignored by the mods
even they can only handle so many hysterical alerts in a day.
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LoZoccolo Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Apr-06-11 01:29 PM
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31. Don't you risk it yourself by making personal attacks?
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tekisui Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Apr-06-11 01:42 PM
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47. Stating the obvious is not an attack.
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Sky Masterson Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Apr-06-11 01:06 PM
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9. Probably a Mod warning
And probably something stupid I've done regarding my butt.
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tekisui Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Apr-06-11 01:09 PM
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10. I've never received an angry PM.
The fact that you have a favorite (presumably among several) is revealing. :rofl:
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gkhouston Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Apr-06-11 01:12 PM
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16. I wonder how often he re-reads them, just to be sure he's got them properly ranked? n/t
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sharp_stick Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Apr-06-11 01:13 PM
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19. Let me compose something
it may take some time as the most vitriolic and sarcastic stuff I come up with requires editing and frequent re-writing.

Keep an eye on your PM's for the next six months or so and part one of the tome may or may not arrive. ;-)
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TBF Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Apr-06-11 01:14 PM
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21. Neither have I -
then I realize everyone must have put me on ignore :wow:

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pipi_k Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Apr-06-11 01:55 PM
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49. Me neither...not here at DU anyway...
Although I received quite an assortment of them at a particular discussion board for people with anxiety and panic disorders.

If there's one thing panic and anxiety sufferers know how to do, it's hyperbole and hysteria via PM.

Wish I had saved some of them.
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Taverner Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Apr-06-11 01:09 PM
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12. "U SUK U FAGAT!"
Seriously, and spelled exactly like that
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Marr Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Apr-06-11 01:12 PM
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17. There's a word for people who delight in the angry responses they provoke.
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Commie Pinko Dirtbag Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Apr-06-11 01:15 PM
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23. And there's a statue of that in Seattle, holding a car in its hand. -nt
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NoGOPZone Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Apr-06-11 01:13 PM
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20. I think it's the one
I'm about to get from you for pointing out that it's "'i' before 'e' except after 'c'."
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hobbit709 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Apr-06-11 01:15 PM
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22. The only angry one I ever got was from somebody who got TS'd before I could respond.
Edited on Wed Apr-06-11 01:15 PM by hobbit709
Which I thought was both unfair to me and funnier than shit.
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sharp_stick Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Apr-06-11 01:16 PM
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24. I once got this
really well formed and profanity laced tirade that was sent to me by mistake. I couldn't figure out for the life of me what the hell I'd actually done or even who the person was that sent it to me.

It turned out it was one of the PUMA's from 2008 trying to PM someone to whose post I'd replied and in their pretty obvious anger they hit the PM on the wrong post.
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bullwinkle428 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Apr-06-11 01:18 PM
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25. Never sent any, never received any.
Must be doing something wrong.
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kentauros Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Apr-06-11 01:29 PM
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30. or something right
:)

I haven't sent or received such PMs either.
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Arkana Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Apr-06-11 01:22 PM
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27. I got one that called me a paid shill for either OFA
or the DLC. Can't remember which.

When I responded, I was told that maybe I needed a bigger paycheck.
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Hugabear Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Apr-06-11 01:27 PM
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28. What possible good can come from a thread like this? Seriously, what's the point?
Are you just trying to get as many people as possible to put you on their "ignore" list?
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LoZoccolo Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Apr-06-11 01:28 PM
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29. Please see response #12.
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Hugabear Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Apr-06-11 01:30 PM
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32. Sorry, that's a pure bullshit excuse
Simply copying and pasting angry PM's without knowing who sent them wouldn't really accomplish anything. However, posting who sent those PM's would be a violation. Hence, I really don't see what your point is other than encouraging people to drag out old negative memories.
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LoZoccolo Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Apr-06-11 01:32 PM
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33. I think it does because it brings excoriation of the pattern of behavior.
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Guy Whitey Corngood Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Apr-06-11 01:36 PM
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38. Yeah, but your behavior patterns get excoriated here all the time. So that doesn't
Edited on Wed Apr-06-11 01:36 PM by Guy Whitey Corngood
really work now does it?
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LoZoccolo Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Apr-06-11 01:41 PM
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45. I did recieve compliments on a separate, dedicated partisan forum.
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Guy Whitey Corngood Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Apr-06-11 01:44 PM
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48. Oh I was talking about 97.78% of the time. nt
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gkhouston Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Apr-06-11 01:55 PM
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50. I'll bet it was exclusive, too. Did you let anyone else in your treehouse?
:crazy:
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Hugabear Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Apr-06-11 01:36 PM
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39. Nope. It's just internet voyeurism
I could sit here and say "I got this PM that told me to go to hell", but without saying who sent that to me, the only thing it could do is provoke a "oh, that's horrible" or "why did they send that" response. It doesn't do anything for the person who actually sent that PM to me, doesn't hold that person accountable. However, identifying the person who sent me that PM would be akin to a "name and shame" thread.

PS - not saying that anyone actually sent that PM to me, just using it as an excuse. Actually most PM's that I get are supportive.
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LoZoccolo Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Apr-06-11 01:38 PM
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44. For the second time, the purpose is not to hold that person accountable.
If people see examples of how silly other people look when they're throwing a tantrum, they may think that they would not want to look that silly in the future. You are right, by not posting the name, I am not holding that person accountable. But that is not what I am trying to do.
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TBF Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Apr-06-11 01:34 PM
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37. So far I don't think we've heard anyone say they disagree with that PM in #2 -
I personally would like to thank whomever sent it.
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socialist_n_TN Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Apr-06-11 01:33 PM
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34. I'll answer. I've only gotten two angry ones.........
Edited on Wed Apr-06-11 01:37 PM by socialist_n_TN
and MANY more supportive ones. Both of those people yelled at me for questioning their "liberal" credentials. What's ironic is that both of those guys posted more RW talking points than ALMOST anybody else on here. I actually appreciated the fact that they chose to get into a pissing contest by PM rather than on the board though. It showed me that they probably WERE sincere and NOT trolls.

I've came to the conclusion that the angry PMs that I've gotten are a direct result of the RELATIVISTIC nature of the word "liberal" nowdays. The argument has shifted SO far to the right, that people who are MORE right than Nixon THINK that they're "liberal". Since my views on the political spectrum are more grounded in historical left wing politics, this is where we disagreed. Using my view, I'm really not that left at all. I'm not center-left, but I'm not far left either. Whereas those guys are DEFINITELY RWers looking at their politics from a historical perspective.

IOW, it's a difference in perspective over the definition of "liberal" or "left".
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sufrommich Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Apr-06-11 01:34 PM
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35. I've never received an angry PM, but you've obviously
touched a nerve. I don't get the outrage, but I don't get why people take anonymous forums personally either.
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LoZoccolo Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Apr-06-11 01:36 PM
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40. I think it may have something to do with other things I have posted.
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TBF Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Apr-06-11 01:37 PM
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42. ...
:rofl: :rofl: :rofl:
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Hugabear Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Apr-06-11 01:38 PM
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43. See post #20
The OP has a history of alerting and trying to get people TS'd
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sufrommich Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Apr-06-11 01:41 PM
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46. So do a lot of other posters. In fact it seems to be pretty
common around here.
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librechik Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Apr-06-11 01:34 PM
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36. I got one once from somebody who thought he was messaging someone else
can you say anticlimactic ranting?
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Jack Rabbit Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Apr-06-11 01:37 PM
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41. I'd have to go way back . . .
In 2002, I was a moderator on what was then the foreign affairs forum, which for all intents and purposes is now what we call the Israel/Palestine forum.

Trust me, one side was as bad as the other.

I was told to "burn in Hitler's Hell" for not banning somebody. That was from a pro-Palestinian poster.

A pro-Israeli poster wrote to tell me he was "pissed" because I locked a thread posted by another pro-Israeli poster in favor of an almost identical one posted by a pro-Palestinian member. We couldn't simply combine threads in those days, so in such circumstances one thread was locked with instructions to continue the discussion with the one that remained open. The thread that remained open was usually the older thread or the one with more posts, as it was in this case. Nevertheless, it didn't satisfy this fellow, who had a troublesome history of making baseless claims of anti-Semitism.

Neither poster is still with us. The fellow I didn't ban was banned for a time and then reinstated, but has not posted here in a long time.



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