We've detected that you're using an ad content blocking browser plug-in or feature. Ads provide a critical source of revenue to the continued operation of Silicon Investor.  We ask that you disable ad blocking while on Silicon Investor in the best interests of our community.  If you are not using an ad blocker but are still receiving this message, make sure your browser's tracking protection is set to the 'standard' level.
SI's Apple trolls, their methods and motivations
An SI Board Since December 2012
Posts SubjectMarks Bans SI Sentiment
48 13 0 ★★★ (Hold)
Emcee:  Heywood40 Type:  Moderated
Silicon Investors is home to several prolific Apple message board trolls.

For those of us who are AAPL investors, Apple trolls have always been a bit of a mystery.

This board is intended to be a forum which delves into the phenomenon of Apple message board trolls by discussing their efforts at trolling, observing their trolling behavior and discussing their trolling tactics and learning what we can about their motivations.

Please feel free to post your thoughts on the following subjects.

Who are your favorite AAPL trolls?

On what boards do you find the best examples of your favorite trolls' work?

What tactics does your favorite troll use?

How many anti-Apple messages do you estimate your favorite trolls have posted?

What do you think motivates your favorite trolls?
Previous 25 | Next 25 | View Recent | Post Message
Go to reply# or date (mm/dd/yy):
ReplyMessage PreviewFromRecsPosted
48You asked about my subscription. Here's the latest: We hope you’re enjoyinHeywood40-2/14/2017
47The alt-right has become indistinguishable from Isis. _________________________Heywood40-12/25/2016
46Snapshot of a pathetic life: Author [graphic] Formerly About Advanced Micro GHeywood40-12/24/2016
45OK, you might have one functioning brain cell: ________________________________Heywood40-12/23/2016
44IRVING, TX—Saying the multinational oil and gas conglomerate had “really dodged Heywood40-12/23/2016
43I can slap you down here or there, doesn't make any difference to me. _____Heywood40-12/19/2016
42Yeah, extending courtesy. You're known for that. _________________________Heywood40-12/19/2016
41LOL!!! Funny... I thought extending courtesy to your questions should overrideGROUND ZERO™-12/19/2016
40Does anyone know what a "moslum" is? GROUND ZERO™? FUBHO? Clouseau?Heywood40-12/19/2016
39You're known for being a man of your word, right? "I'm not postingHeywood40-12/19/2016
38LOLOL!!!! That's funny, good sense of humor...<g> I'm pretty mucGROUND ZERO™-12/19/2016
37Perfect. Here's what we've learned about you in just a few days: 1. YoHeywood40-12/19/2016
36Is that all, I though I used that reference more... hey, look up the word "GROUND ZERO™112/19/2016
35Hmmm...a search of your posting history for messages containing the word "gHeywood40-12/19/2016
34What year are you in??? I lost more than 80 pounds some years ago also posted mGROUND ZERO™-12/19/2016
33Paul, you've documented on SI your difficulties with being overweight, yet yHeywood40-12/18/2016
32So, you've stopped posting them on your BS Signal topic here at SI?Heywood40-12/18/2016
31Subscribers get them in real time, so why waste time posting profitable trades fGROUND ZERO™-12/18/2016
30Have you really only called 5 SP signal trades for all of 2016? Are you holdingHeywood40-12/18/2016
29Absolutely, but not from this thread, and I signed up more over the weekend thanGROUND ZERO™-12/18/2016
28It's hard to believe you're willing to dispense wisdom like that withoutHeywood40-12/18/2016
27 Yup, you said you got 26 new subscribers from here in under 30 minutes, remembeHeywood40-12/18/2016
26Morons like you would say that Mark Twain also had poor writing skills... youGROUND ZERO™-12/18/2016
25Anyone considering subscribing to your stock tip email alerts can get a free preHeywood40-12/18/2016
24Wow, this is a popular thread, huh, 12 people give a shit, impressive... GZGROUND ZERO™-12/18/2016
Previous 25 | Next 25 | View Recent | Post Message
Go to reply# or date (mm/dd/yy):