Originally posted by Smash
Speaking from experience I'd say the best way to deal with such individuals is to simply ignore them.Do not respond to posts.Period.
Folks like this are just seeking attention.If they don't get it,they quickly become bored and leave.Thye important thing to remember when being baited is not to bite.
A few bad apples should never be allowed to spoil things for the apple barrel.
When you're right, you're right, and you sir are right. I like to give people a chance to modify themselves, but I am begginning to see that people who abuse (you know who of late) are putting people like me in a bad place.
Since I started coming here, I would like to think that I have been good company. I play as much chess as is permitted by my restrictions or close to it (8 to 10). I have been very involved in the forums. In general I just try to be a good citizen and have a good time, just like most of the people here. Just as the paying members don't want the site ruined, neither do I. I really can't afford it, but to show my support I will come up with the money (I'll find a way).