posted on Jan, 22 2009 @ 12:46 AM
Hmmm, this thread by SECRET007 has to be one of the most typical HOAX threads. The M.O of hoaxers is often to make some outrageous claim and then
finish with the 'more later' tactic.
Attention seekers love to keep sheeple hanging on and tend to draw out the experience by posting their crap in installments. To be honest as much as I
cannot tolerate these charlatans, I will say my tolerance is equally so of those who automatically believe everything they read... "Oh please, tell
Humoring an attention seeker is essentially giving them exactly
what they seek. Non critical thinkers can be just as much an indictment on the
ATS community as the Hoaxing attention seekers themselves.
It is also true that attention seekers LOVE to be flamed. Remember, attention is attention no matter what form it comes in and I must admit that I am
guilty of the odd flame because erm... I just can't help myself. I just like them to know that there are people who are wise to their antics.
The best way to deal with attention seekers is to avoid posting in their thread like the plague. As they say, "Don't Feed The Troll".
Having said all of that, here's the classic Attention seeking hoax thread I alluded to earlier in my post.
How Deep Does The Rabbit Hole Go
SECRET007 posted two threads on the same thing under different aliases but I cannot find the other one. If anybody can find it, please post.