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In praise of trolls

People who think they are good trolls, usually are not. I have many people who leave troll-like comments in my blog.  Years ago I stopped reading Major Freeman, as he was so tiresome.  Flow5? Perhaps the only commenter who fails the Turing test.  Gary is one of those sad cases that doesn’t even know that […]
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