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Topic # 57813 25-Feb-2010 14:29
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Folks, there's someone on Twitter who doesn't know better and is currently on a harassment campaign against Telecom employees.

The tweets are of a personal nature (including comments on female employees and of a sexual nature), highly NSFW.

While I firmly support people criticising a company, I think it's wrong to make it personal and go on employees and their personal lives. I also think it's wrong to make it behind anonymous comments.

If you are a Twitter user, could you please visit http://twitter.com/deadcaseyjohnsn and click the REPORT SPAM link?

Note I am not giving a link here because that page doesn't need Google juice. Also note all tweets are highly NSFW - even the mild ones.




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  Reply # 302109 25-Feb-2010 14:33
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I blocked that account a couple of days ago when watching the TelecomNZ Twitter search stream for updates on the XT outage. I didn't think they are specifically targeting TelecomNZ as there was a lot of hate for other people too. Crazy!



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  Reply # 302111 25-Feb-2010 14:34
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Done

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  Reply # 302113 25-Feb-2010 14:35
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Thanks Mauricio.

We understand the anger and frustration about network issues but when people turn this into personal attacks on the staffeveryone knows it is not right.

Please support my colleagues by reporting this person as SPAM so that they get shutdown.

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  Reply # 302114 25-Feb-2010 14:36
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Hi Neal

I have just read some of the posts by this person I would be contacting the NZ Police they are nothing but scum

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  Reply # 302115 25-Feb-2010 14:37
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The comments are disgusting. Apparently they don't like us at iPhonewzealand either (although not nearly as bad as the stuff said about Telecom)........

DEADcaseyjohnsn
  
@iPhonewzealand your a c******ker sucking up to telecom you f***ing b***h


I urge everyone to report them as spam and block them from your feed




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  Reply # 302116 25-Feb-2010 14:37
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Crikey. Unusual little soul, isn't he?

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  Reply # 302120 25-Feb-2010 14:41
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Done - wow i didn't think anyone in NZ could be so nasty! really was that so necessary? that person should be stopped!

This has definitely crossed the line!




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  Reply # 302121 25-Feb-2010 14:42
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I did this a few days ago when this ratbag first came to my attention and did it again today. I have also lodged a support ticket to twitter seeing as the tweets appear to make threats - which is another way of getting scum like this shutdown. I'd print his timeline and hand it over to the police.

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  Reply # 302122 25-Feb-2010 14:46
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Crikey! What a loser. Reported as spam and I specifically set myself up with a geekzone account just to say I've done this! Right. Now I'll go check out what else you guys get up to on here! See ya around. 


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  Reply # 302124 25-Feb-2010 14:47
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also did a few days ago but have reported again today.
guess some people just dont know where to draw the line




[edit]have also opened a ticket regarding this looser




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  Reply # 302127 25-Feb-2010 14:53

Why hasn't twitter pulled the account already. They should be actively doing something about that sort of behaviour. They should have a report button for abuse too, which should be actioned by twitter staff as soon as it is reported. The person has been doing this for days.

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  Reply # 302129 25-Feb-2010 14:57
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Scary - one highly unbalanced individual. Wonder if it is the original owner of the Twitter account or someone else.

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  Reply # 302134 25-Feb-2010 15:10
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Done.

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  Reply # 302136 25-Feb-2010 15:18
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Totally with you guys on this! making personal is not cool. Regardless on how one might feel! good work on picking it up Freitasm! :)


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