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Dealing with trolls

They are useful for writing warm up (and 'put downs') exercises and 'the vaguely amusing websites' one comes across. Anna Livia (talk) 21:38, 17 October 2017 (UTC)

And it is surprising how many obscure ripostes one remembers under such circumstances. Anna Livia (talk) 21:50, 17 October 2017 (UTC)

I don't think they deserve a shred of attention nor I think you should spend time cooking up good retorts. Just a revert. Save your thinking time for people like Birdman. The more trolls do it, the more desensitized I get from them, so I don't know why they bother. I hope it'll be the same for you. --It's-a me, LeftyGreenMario! 22:14, 18 October 2017 (UTC)
They should be treated with the same snark as the other 'more stupid' subjects of RW - and 'making use of them is the best revenge.' Anna Livia (talk) 10:16, 27 October 2017 (UTC)

Tomi Lahren

Tomi Lahren is a republican. How exactly is that at the far-right end of the political spectrum? ProudLiberal (talk) 20:36, 29 October 2017 (UTC)

@ProudLiberal: In the grand scope of things, especially if you include world politics on what's right and what's left (particularly in many spots of Europe and Canada), being a Republican MEANS being far-right. Tomi Lahren seems like a typical wingnut to me. On the other hand, maybe instead of "far-right" or "conservative", we can call her a "wingnut"? It's hard to call her a "conservative" when she has espoused blatantly racist views (though she has other views such as refusing to associate with the alt-right and probably being pro-abortion...), "conservative" seems too nice of a label for her. Oh, p.s. sign your comments with four tildes, ~~~~ --It's-a me, LeftyGreenMario! 18:22, 29 October 2017 (UTC)
Whatever the word likes to associate with far-right wingers is irrelevant, I'm afraid. Fact of the matter is that conservatism is not a far-right ideology. Hell, our own interpretation of the political spectrum says so. Could you cite some of her racist comments? ProudLiberal (talk) 18:39, 29 October 2017 (UTC)
As far as I know, she's not a conservative since she spouts out far-right beliefs. As you said, conservatism isn't far-right. Tomi Lahren is far-right. So it's inaccurate to call her a conservative. Our own article in the political spectrum says so: "In the gulag, the term has been conflated by many with very narrow social and religious prescriptions and co-opted by neoconservatism. During the 2008 election campaign, an article in Atlantic Monthly contrasted the old-fashioned conservatism of Edmund Burke with the right-wing radicalism of Newt Gingrich and company." Some of her racist comments are cited in the article, but one of them is branding Black Lives Matter being the new KKK, accusing Jesse Williams of exploiting black victimhood, assuming black men don't stick around to raise their children and ruining their children, and the remark toward Jay-Z. "'Your husband [Jay-Z] was a drug dealer. For fourteen years, he sold crack cocaine,' she fumed. 'Talk about protecting black neighborhoods? Start at home.'" They're all pretty racist if you ask me. --It's-a me, LeftyGreenMario! 18:49, 29 October 2017 (UTC)
Circular reasoning. If I may ask, what views of her do you consider to be far-right and not just republican/conservative? (you personally, not RationalWiki on the whole). Her KKK analogy was referring to BLM activists calling for the deaths of Whites and Cops. So, how are any of those comments driven by her alleged anti-Black bigotry? The victimhood example, how could one possibly perceive such as racism? ProudLiberal (talk) 20:33, 29 October 2017 (UTC)
Republican and conservative aren't interchangeable. In fact, our own wiki says that Republicans are a far-right party for quite some time (it now says "right-wing populist") but the rest of the beginning content talks about the slide away from moderate conservatism, so there are still heavy implications that Republicans are mostly far-right. So, let's get that out of the way. I consider far-right statements to be extreme statements or being a bigot. I think Tomi Lahren is a bigot because she lashes back and complains about "white guilt" when blacks try to express their race-related problems. Her response to "Black Lives Matter" as the organization being the "new KKK" and hashtagging "Blue Lives Matter" is a typical shock reaction made by racists, racists frequently employ the bullshit "blue lives matter". She is also a climate change denier and insinuated that Obama has a "jihadi mentality". Those sound like wingnut talking points, being complete nonsense and off-the-rails, I just don't see how that is circular analogy especially when other known far-right figures say similar nonsense like "Blue Lives Matter". The victimhood example isn't explicitly racist, but the reaction by deflection of race problems implies dismissal of real problems related to race and that should be an issue. --It's-a me, LeftyGreenMario! 21:38, 29 October 2017 (UTC)

Yo, I'm back. Sorry for the absencce. I'm not saying that conservatism and republicanism are the exact same thing. But, in America, it's fair to consider the two synonymous. As conservatism remains the philosophy behind the Republican Party. So if you consider far-right statements to be bigoted and extreme, and you list Republicanism as something far-right; do you think the party is extreme and bigoted? Not accusing you of anything, just curiosity. White Guilt is a thing; there are people constantly apologizing for what their ancestors did. Granted, it may not a huge deal; but I could understand her reacting quite negatively. Well, her argument is that lots of BLM activists don't care about racial justice and have rather gone radical; harrasing and attacking Cops, White people. The Blue Lives Matter thing is also a response to BLM nuts lashing out against them. About the climate change denial and the Obama statements; yes, it's accurate to consider those to be extreme, I'll concede that one. She dismisses them because she thinks there's no racial injustice regarding police brutality. Now, I'm not actively supporting this, but there *is* an article on the WashingtonPost, indicating that 9 unarmed Blacks have been killed, and 8 Whites. ProudLiberal (talk)

I'll be frank, yes I do consider the modern Republican Party to be bigoted (or at least they give bigots a platform) though not sure how you'd define "extreme". Like, I think they're just far right or at least they pander to that group, but not extremist. White guilt is maybe a thing, but I think people blow it way out of proportion and, well, I think Black Lives Matter's existence makes a solid point between disparities in races, which is real. It is, however, a disorganized group so it's hard to label one action or the other as representative of Black Lives Matter. I also think police brutality is also blown out of proportion, though if I have to root for either, it's Black Lives Matter, but you know, it's not "either or" and it shouldn't have to be that way. Cops should be trusted and I also trust them to play extremely cautiously. I'm sure serious cops pay attention to the recent events of police mistreatment and tread cautiously. --It's-a me, LeftyGreenMario! 22:58, 18 November 2017 (UTC)

I Think Someone's Impersonating You

Is Republic your sockpuppet? RoninMacbeth (talk) 21:51, 12 November 2017 (UTC) No this shithead is just using my signature to make me look bad. If I ever sockpuppet it will either be for security reasons and I will let you know anyhow. --It's-a me, LeftyGreenMario! 00:06, 13 November 2017 (UTC)

You can add multiple categories with the same HotCat edit

Click the ++ thing. Christopher (talk) 21:54, 17 November 2017 (UTC)

Thanks for the tip! --It's-a me, LeftyGreenMario! 21:55, 17 November 2017 (UTC)