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Response to Eleanors38 (Reply #47)

Wed Apr 29, 2015, 02:04 PM

55. Possibly both, possibly neither

"ileus" is a condition associated with bowel obstruction, inducing constipation and more serious complications which may well be a clue.

Poe, of course, was a writer and poet. But that was a different Poe.

Our friend ileus, I think, is a different kind of Poe, as in "Poe's Law" after Nathan Poe.
http://www.urbandictionary.com/define.php?term=Poe%27s+Law

In other words, his posts are a parody of who he really is. Check some of his posts in GD, for example. Our so-called "rights activist" wants to ban prayer, supports abortion rights only because abortion is an effective form of birth control, praises muscle cars and giving kids ATV's as toys, while claiming to care about CO2 emissions. He doesn't kill animals, he "harvests" them and shooting them is fun.

Think the Colbert Report.

Of course, there is Morgan's Maxim, in which case the word "troll" comes to mind.

Following the well-known schema of Arthur C. Clarke's third law, Alan Morgan wrote:
"Any sufficiently advanced troll is indistinguishable from a genuine kook."

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