This month, a user on the website Metafilter started a thread critiquing Dilbert creator Scott Adams. Other site regulars piled on, but one newly registered user mounted a strident defense of Adams. The new user reminded everyone that Scott Adams was a â€śmulti-millionaire,â€ť that Scott Adams possessed a â€ścertified genius IQâ€ť and that Scott Adamsâ€™s detractors were angry haters. Metafilter moderator Josh Millard talks to Brooke about what you do when a celebrity joins your website anonymously in order to attack his critics.
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Our 60th podcast starts off with some amazing calls from MeFites in Japan. It ends on a slightly heavy note and we didn’t have the calls recorded before we recorded our podcast, so you’ll have to excuse the mods for not commenting on the calls (because they were an unknown at the time) and generally being jokey just after some Heavy Shit. Anyhoo, this contains recaps from SXSW and the best parts of the site during the month of March. It runs 1hr 15min long or so
Full list of links here: http://metatalk.metafilter.com/20513/60-Quakes-and-QWOP
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