__/ [Roy Culley] on Tuesday 14 February 2006 18:51 \__
> begin risky.vbs
> Roy Schestowitz <newsgroups@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> writes:
>> __/ [chrisv] on Tuesday 14 February 2006 13:54 \__
>>> Roy Schestowitz wrote:
>>>>__/ [John Bailo] on Tuesday 14 February 2006 06:22 \__
>>>>> See -- Google just doesn't work. It's destined to fail.
>>>>Were you not raving about Google some time in the past?
>>> He's a troll. He'll say whatever it takes to get fed.
>> I still think that Culley should update his stats labels
>> though. Bailo means no harm and his posts *cough* sometimes make
>> valid points. Putting him in the same category as some group vandals
>> is unfair.
> You are rather new to COLA Roy. Bailo used to nym shift often several
> times a day. The majority of his posts were completely off-topic. He
> is a troll and attention seeker. When I used leafnode filters to block
> his posts (although he nym shifted he was easily killed on his path
> header), and hence he didn't appear in the stats at all, he went into
> a tantrum.
> Although Bailo isn't quite the pain in the arse he used to be it will
> be a long time before I stop regarding him as an idiot and a troll.
> He earned his 'label'.
I agree. I am rather new to COLA, so my vote on this might not deserve to be
counted. It is always interesting to hear historical perspectives. I have
been on UseNet regularly for the past 2 years, but used to lurk in the more
technical groups. I still do.
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