BafflerMeal: PanicMan: The internet is a terrible place. Don't ever go there.Going there less and less. Hey look! The sun is out today!
LasersHurt: Dr. Goldshnoz: LasersHurt: FirstNationalBastard: Yeah, the internet sure is a whiz at solving crimes and finding people...[static.globalgrind.com image 540x396]That seems like a foolish thing to post.I mean I get your point, but what, "wrong once, wrong forever"?feeling guilty about something?No? I just thought it was odd, it didn't seem to serve anything. It just reinforces something the article already covered, which is that it sometimes misfires. I don't get his larger point, I guess?
BafflerMeal: Basically all of the inherent flaws with a message board that allows up voting, down voting, and reputation scores are present in this.Crowd sourcing in this fashion defaults to the loudest and toughest accounts, groups prevailing. Not the most accurate.
Felgraf: And also not to publicaly label/finger the suspect until they were almost 100% certain.
Jument: BafflerMeal: PanicMan: The internet is a terrible place. Don't ever go there.Going there less and less. Hey look! The sun is out today!... he says, on the internet.
Feral_and_Preposterous: Well, when you have 1,000,000,000 ± 999,999,086 opinions floating around: one of them is bound to be plausible.
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