Monday, February 17, 2014

John Scalzi punches down

A Note to Sean Fodera | Whatever. A guy thinks a forum is more private than it is. Scalzi joins in humiliating him.

ETA: My one contribution to this furor has been a tweet:

If the context misrepresents him, he may have a case. Quotes out of context are the best way to lie.

ETA 2: On twitter, I said, "Saying supporters of free speech support racism & sexism is like saying opponents of the death penalty support rape & murder."


Mobbing drives people a little—or a lot—mad

Dear Aja Romano, regarding Sean Fodera, Journalism 101, and the Expectation of Privacy