Some of you may already know of a rather infamous troll who goes by the
screen name jeremycrawfordj2000. This person contacts people via AIM
and Yahoo! Messenger, asks them to write specific stories for him, and
then becomes verbally abusive when they refuse. He has a history of
this kind of behavior in several fandoms, going back at least a year
that we know of, and several weeks ago he contacted an XMMFF list
member, who in turn contacted us about his actions.
While the behavior of list members outside this forum is beyond the
scope of list moderators, this troll did specifically mention hed
obtained the list members contact info via his XMMFF membership. As a
result, hes been removed and banned from the mailing list.
Given his long-standing history of rude behavior, we felt it likely he
will continue this behavior, and we felt it appropriate to alert those
who might not be aware so you can block him beforehand if you so
Weve since made the member list accessible to moderators only so no
one else can use it to get contact info, but that doesnt mean he
didnt already get plenty before we banned him.
In addition, weve edited the FAQ to address this kind of behavior,
which will result in banning at the first offense. There will be no
If you have any questions regarding list policies, please feel free to
contact one of us.
Devil Doll, Mara, & Minisinoo
XMMFF List Moderators