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Old September 9 2012, 03:33 PM   #16
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Re: 'Sock Puppets' - question for Trek authors.

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It's stupid douchebaggery of the highest order
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I'm shocked, I tell you...shocked!

No, not really.
Yup. This is not something new, just something that's far too easy to do now in the internet age.
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Old September 9 2012, 03:44 PM   #17
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Re: 'Sock Puppets' - question for Trek authors.

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Lonemagpie wrote: View Post
It's stupid douchebaggery of the highest order
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I'm shocked, I tell you...shocked!

No, not really.
Yup. This is not something new, just something that's far too easy to do now in the internet age.
Yeah, the only thing that's really shocking is the fame level of some of the perps...
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Old September 9 2012, 04:03 PM   #18
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Re: 'Sock Puppets' - question for Trek authors.

I'd never heard of author before this story broke, so I guess he could benefit from the "Any publicity is..." maxim. And I agree, it's douchebaggery.
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