Columbus Topix Forum Makes The National News

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Big Johnson

Columbus, OH

#1 Feb 18, 2014
NEW YORK - While inviting its readers to “make [their] voice heard,” the Columbus, Ohio Topix forum recently described the rampant onslaught of racial slurs that appears below each of its articles as a “discussion,” sources confirmed Wednesday.“Join the discussion by sounding off in our comments section,” read a box of text on the homepage, referring to a part of the site in which people engage in racist invective while typing out long, barely coherent screeds on everything from voter ID laws to the anniversary of the March on Washington to President Obama’s ancestry.“Let us know what you think.” Reports indicated that the news website also refers to its legions of race-baiting, homophobic commenters as its “community.”

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Duke for Mayor

Richfield, OH

#2 Feb 18, 2014
Get a life onion.

woof
Duke for Mayor

Richfield, OH

#3 Feb 18, 2014
Big Johnson wrote:
NEW YORK - While inviting its readers to “make [their] voice heard,” the Columbus, Ohio Topix forum recently described the rampant onslaught of racial slurs that appears below each of its articles as a “discussion,” sources confirmed Wednesday.“Join the discussion by sounding off in our comments section,” read a box of text on the homepage, referring to a part of the site in which people engage in racist invective while typing out long, barely coherent screeds on everything from voter ID laws to the anniversary of the March on Washington to President Obama’s ancestry.“Let us know what you think.” Reports indicated that the news website also refers to its legions of race-baiting, homophobic commenters as its “community.”
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Call 911....

woof
Hey Jerry Curl

Columbus, OH

#4 Feb 18, 2014
Good find LJ! I love the commenter who referenced "hooked noses." Ha! The squids, er TWMNBM, are losing their grip on the narrative.
Duke for Mayor

Richfield, OH

#5 Feb 18, 2014
Hey Jerry Curl wrote:
Good find LJ! I love the commenter who referenced "hooked noses." Ha! The squids, er TWMNBM, are losing their grip on the narrative.
Call 911

woof

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