This is a quote from the book "The Gentleperson's Guide To Forum Spies" by Cryptome.org
...nger 'evidence' or disinformation in your favour is slowly 'seeded in.' Thus the uninformed reader will most like develop the same position as you, and if their position is against you their opp
osition to your posting will be most likely dropped. However in some cases where the forum members are highly educated and can counter your disinformation with real facts and linked postings, yo
u can then 'abort' the consensus cracking by initiating a 'forum slide.'
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Technique #3 - 'TOPIC DILUTION'
Topic dilution is not only effective in forum sliding it is als...