2019 September 2

Reddit Trollsocks

Contents

. . . mostly Smith brothers. Two accounts are clearly and admittedly Oliver D. Smith. The others are, from long-term behavioral patterns, Darryl L. Smith.

A thread with extensive participation.

Abd Lomax created the global ban list yet is suing the Wikimedia Foundation for putting his name on it

Just to make it clear, the claim here was highly misleading.

I created a global ban list, covering community ban discussions, with results. The office ban list was created later by the WMF.
The WMF transcluded that list into the page I created. I never added the name of any office-banned user to that list.
Later, I noted that several people who had been banned or subject to a proposed ban were later banned by the WMF. It was pure information, not intended as defamatory. If the office bans were defamatory (I’m claiming that the publication is defamatory), my action did not increase it.
I have sued the Foundation over publishing a ban with no foundation, defamatory in context. They have the legal right to ban anyone they choose, as Section 230 of the CDA is interpreted, but that does not give them the right to publish it.


Throwaways

Throwaway accounts are listed; such accounts that are not openly Oliver D. Smith are shown in red.

Started by
20:56:58 2 Sept 2019 u/ronalddavidson [throwaway]

  1. 21:06:06 2 Sept 2019 ronalddavidson
  2. 21:37:32 2 Sept 2019 ageofempires858585 [deleted]
  3. 23:12:56 2 Sept 2019 JohnWaddHolmes
  4. 23:22:54 2 Sept 2019 ageofempires858585 [deleted]
  5. 23:38:09 2 Sept 2019 ageofempires858585 [deleted]
  6. 23:40:19 2 Sept 2019 KeniStylesisSuarez [deleted]
  7. 23:51:06 2 Sept 2019 ageofempires858585 [deleted]
  8. 00:10:18 3 Sept 2019 ageofempires858585 [deleted]
  9. 00:20:21 3 Sept 2019 ageofempires858585 [deleted]
  10. 00:45:55 3 Sept 2019 ageofempires858585 [deleted]
  11. 00:49:19 3 Sept 2019 wikuser384354
  12. 01:08:41 3 Sept 2019 dunkingjones
  13. 01:19:09 3 Sept 2019 dunkingjones
  14. 01:26:51 3 Sept 2019 ageofempires858585 [deleted]
  15. 01:39:56 3 Sept 2019 ageofempires858585 [deleted]
  16. 01:42:44 3 Sept 2019 rockmetals
  17. 01:53:59 3 Sept 2019 ageofempires858585 [deleted]
  18. 01:55:23 3 Sept 2019 nowherefryingpan
  19. 02:22:06 3 Sept 2019 dhjsjds
  20. 02:59:51 3 Sept 2019 ageofempires858585 [deleted]
  21. 07:13:57 3 Sept 2019 ageofempires858585 [deleted]
  22. 07:52:03 3 Sept 2019 ageofempires858585 [deleted]
  23. 08:52:21 3 Sept 2019 ageofempires858585 [deleted]
  24. 09:21:27 3 Sept 2019 ageofempires858585 [deleted]
  25. 15:04:06 3 Sept 2019 ageofempires858585 [deleted]
  26. 16:36:08 3 Sept 2019 ageofempires858585 [deleted]
  27. 17:21:36 3 Sept 2019 ageofempires858585 [deleted]
  28. 17:44:04 3 Sept 2019 ageofempires858585 [deleted]
  29. 18:01:52 3 Sept 2019 ageofempires858585 [deleted]
  30. 18:17:35 3 Sept 2019 ageofempires858585 [deleted]
  31. 19:36:08 3 Sept 2019 ageofempires858585 [deleted]
  32. 21:18:32 3 Sept 2019 ageofempires858585 [deleted]
  33. 21:38:24 3 Sept 2019 ageofempires858585 [deleted]
  34. 23:08:35 3 Sept 2019 ageofempires858585 [deleted]
  35. 23:20:48 3 Sept 2019 ageofempires858585 [deleted]
  36. 23:46:08 3 Sept 2019 ageofempires858585 [deleted]
  37. 23:56:08 3 Sept 2019 ageofempires858585 [deleted]
  38. 00:06:19 4 Sept 2019 GloomyHost
  39. 00:16:17 4 Sept 2019 NoTurnip9
  40. 00:43:25 4 Sept 2019 dffddft666
  41. 01:30:44 4 Sept 2019 ageofempires858585 [deleted]
  42. 09:01:23 4 Sept 2019 ageofempires858585 [deleted]
  43. 09:11:31 4 Sept 2019 ageofempires858585 [deleted]
  44. 13:45:16 4 Sept 2019 ageofempires858585 [deleted]
  45. 14:19:57 4 Sept 2019 ageofempires858585 [deleted]
  46. 20:14:29 4 Sept 2019 ageofempires858585 [deleted]
  47. 20:59:44 4 Sept 2019 ageofempires858585 [deleted]
  48. 22:12:48 4 Sept 2019 ageofempires858585 [deleted]
  49. 00:08:58 5 Sept 2019 ringerdingers
  50. 20:20:51 5 Sept 2019 ironmaidenfans
  51. 20:41:19 5 Sept 2019 ironmaidenfans
  52. 21:10:21 5 Sept 2019 ironmaidenfans
  53. 15:52:39 6 Sept 2019 WorkingConstruction3/
  54. 20:31:12 6 Sept 2019 wikilady1986
  55. 1:30:08 7 Sept 2019 nobody32930
  56. 20:16:47 7 Sept 2019 GhostRiders2019
  57. 01:09:29 8 Sept 2019 TumblemanMidget [deleted]
  58. 01:18:40 8 Sept 2019 TumblemanMidget [deleted]
  59. 09:27:39 8 Sept 2019 darrylsmithwqtjja
  60. 09:44:12 8 Sept 2019 darrylsmithwqtjja (almost exact duplicate of above)
  61. 20:13:05 8 Sept 2019 TumblemanMidget [deleted]
  62. 16:31:12 9 Sept 2019 abdisasexyman
  63. 19:22:36 10 Sept 2019 Lie_debunker2
  64. 00:28:23 11 Sept 2019 Lie_debunker2
  65. 13:22:17 14 Sept 2019 callduty1981 see also Tmessmer2019 same comment
  66. 10:49:11 9 Oct 2019 susanfootball

Real people commenting on Sept. 2 post
(i.e., persons with known identity)

  1. Oliver D. Smith, admitted, many comments listed above as ageofempires858585 [deleted] 36 comments. VortexMel [deleted], later, is clearly Oliver, I doubt there is another person on the planet who would do such a perfect imitation.
  2. Abd ul-Rahman Lomax (Abdlomax) 52 comments
  3. Arthur Kerensa (Dysklyver) 12 comments
  4. Michael D. Suarez (michaeldsuarez) 8 comments
  5. Darryl L. Smith (many accounts, probably most throwaways other than Oliver). Identity from behavior, not admitted.
  6. Rome Viharo, identity reasonably obvious, as wqtjja
Other Reddit users with active accounts.
  1. parrikle 2 comments
  2. somegenerichandle 1 comment
  3. Goatiusmaximus 1 comment user account [deleted]
  4. BTWDeportThemAll 1 comment
  5. whoYouWishToBe 1 comment
  6. wqtjja 5 comments, likely Rome

total comments on Sept 2 post (needs updating):

  • throwaway: 65 (includes Oliver Smith)
  • real name other than throwaway: 72
  • Other redditors 11
  • —————–
  • Total 148
  • Total shown with post (22:21 15 Sept 2019) : 151, so some missed. I’ll clean this up later.

Other throwaways in WikiInAction

Other subreddits

Other recent throwaways. (I follow WiA, but I have no means of tracking these in other subreddits, but may be informed about them by others, or then, if I comment, I do see notification of replies. I list them if they are Smith or reasonably suspected as such by the duck test. These are throwaways unless otherwise specified.)

mentioned by a throwaway, other than the above:

  • oliversmithantifa parody sock, easily could be Mikemikev. Not an impersonation because nobody would think this was Oliver.
  • December, 2019

After quite a delay, they are at it again.

https://www.reddit.com/user/ChristianFromTexas/

December 31, 2019

If anyone wants a detailed response to any of the highly repetitive comments from all these throwaway accounts, comment here and I will look at what is requested.

End of year, throwaway accounts joining with Vigilant’s trolling:

(see also the Encyclopedia Dramatica account Mini Abd) (ED is down at this point, might recover, might not. To be clear, contrary to claims, I was not banned there, was only blocked for a time, was unblocked even before it went down the first time last year.)

See 2020 activity here.

General comment on Smith throwaway accounts

Darryl L. Smith, joined at times by his twin brother Oliver D. Smith (the latter being quite well-known and banned in many places, both brothers being long-term abusers on WMF Wikis (known as Anglo Pyramidologist), has engaged in a campaign of harassment against me since late 2017, when I exposed his impersonation socking on Wikipedia. It’s a long story, and it is covered briefly in the lawsuit filings, Lomax v. WMF.

On Reddit, he uses throwaway accounts, spamming many subs, highly repetitive — each account normally only is active for a very short time, often one post, but the style and message remains the same. These accounts observed since September 2019 are listed above.

He created the article on RationalWiki and evidences are cited which have been collected from many years of activity, based on shallow appearance. If any regular Redditor is tempted to accept those at face value, ask me, PM on Reddit or comment below. All these issues have been covered at length on the blog, but, indeed at length, so I will give brief summaries if asked.

 

 

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