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June 20th, 2006

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12:09 pm - It just gets worse and worse...
And now we are up to Chapter 9 of the MsScribe epic.

And it has to be one of the most horrific accounts of fandom I have ever come across. Some pooor woman with cancer getting stomped on by a whole bunch of BNFs just because she asked one of them to link her fundraising website. After they had been going on about how fandom supports it's own and all that, too.

I don't think I have ever been so appalled by fandom as a whole. The things that were said...

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Date:June 20th, 2006 09:33 am (UTC)
I'm all for a little healthy skeptisism in what you give your money to at times, but... Good fucking grief. In light of the money-raising for the laptop, it just looks extra foul.
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Date:June 20th, 2006 09:38 am (UTC)
I think that's the most appalling bit of it all - the same people who threw money at someone to get them a laptop trolling someone else's LJ because they needed money for an operation. Skepticism is one thing, but priorities, people!
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Date:June 20th, 2006 09:53 am (UTC)
And a little sense of shame, perhaps?
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Date:June 20th, 2006 09:58 am (UTC)
That, too.

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