From: Jeff Shultz (no email)
Date: Wed Nov 12 2008 - 15:55:32 EST
Jason Ross wrote:
> On Wed, Nov 12, 2008 at 14:16, Nick Newman <> wrote:
>> How many cops does it take to throw a community lynching?
> The question that remains is: Why is the community having to resort to lynching?
> Following the metaphor and using the US "Old West" as an example,
> lynchings were largely due to one of the following:
> * a lack of organized law enforcement
> * a lack of effective law enforcement
The problem is that to fix either of those problems you'd have to wade
through a fever swamp of "facists online!" claims from all the
pseudo-anarchists who start twitching at the thought of any agency
imposing it's will on the internet.
-- Jeff Shultz