Links for December 20: Sealioning, the far right on Tumblr

Epic Twitter thread by Secret Gamer Girl about how people claiming to be Just Asking Questions are almost never doing so in good faith, which is also noteworthy for its form, which breaks down paragraphs and sentences across multiple tweets to discourage Quote-Tweeting out of context. There should be a fancy acronym for that, like RTWAOGTFO – Read the Whole Argument Or Get The Fuck Out.

One month after controversial adult-content purge, far-right pages are thriving on Tumblr. So much for creating a welcoming environment, except if you’re a fascist, in which case it goes without saying that you shouldn’t be welcomed.