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Wednesday, February 28, 2007


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Chav Paderborn

Given our general apathy, it's amazing they exist at all. I think they've got the wrong targets, but it's always a good sign when people care enough about something to defend it from a percieved threat.

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I have a list of siteweb about the second life, mais it's in French. But I'd like to share it with some one who need it, still.

Icon Serpentine

Astroturfing refers to a PR technique for creating false grassroots support for a campaign... I don't think I fully understand your use of the term.

Anyway -- just another media outlet editorializing/narrating rather than fact reporting. Sad really, but that's the norm these days.

PS: There's always been a contingent of users against commercial growth in SL. It used to be forum flame-bait back in the day. Tyrell even satirized the issue as an April Fool's prank one year.

SLLA is just another iteration of the contingent. You're totally on the spot about their importance. They're not even terrorists (what an over-used word these days). Just a bunch of semi-political attention-seekers. Big deal; who isn't these days?

Ketter McAllister

"I think they've got the wrong targets"

Chav: Just curious - what do you think would be "the right targets" that would make a better impact?

Pablo Andalso

One of their primary sources is Prokofy Neva, one of the most opinionated people in SL... and it's always the end of the world to her. This seems a lot like the "story too good to check" fiasco if it's based on the opinion of a polemic.


Like rl, a lot of avatars just wanna go shopping, get laid and dance the night away. Thank God for the some/many who don't, otherwise SL would be mucho boring.


'"I think they've got the wrong targets"

Chav: Just curious - what do you think would be "the right targets" that would make a better impact?'

Well, if they would blow up nightclubs and private sims, there woulf be much more impact I think.
Noone likes it when a dancer is knocked off his/her lap, plus the beer is spilled.

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