Lesson number- one; BASHERS NEVER BASH BAD STOCK check the boards for stock with no potential. They never have any bashers bashers goes after stock that are moving up or have excellent potential to do so bashers worke to bring the price down to either increase their positions at the expenses of others or help shorts make their bones. Lesson number two-basher ALWAYS BRING UP OLD NEWS THAT YOU HAVE HEARD IT MANY TIMES. Lesson number three – BASHERS POST MANY TIMES A DAY they tried to wear you out. They comment on everything. Every other time and can answer any question and know what all there is no positive comments they won't bash. They try to control the board. True long may have to confront bashers or they will appear to newbies as being the people with all the information. This is best accomplished by posting positive, well researched data on the company,repetitively, while trying hard not to engage the bashers in direct repartee. Remember, long resist using bashers ALIAS. Lesson number four – BASHERS WILL LIE TO YOUR FACE. Never trust a basher. The basher will compare your issues to other companies financials, deals, management,ETC.. Trying to lure you into and to making an apples and orange comparison .remember Each company is unique. While it is prudent to seek out establishment indicator, so your vision of the state of A company is not tied to one barometer. BASHERS WANT TO WHISPER IN YOUR EARS, PLANT A SEED OF DOUBT, in hope that you are not savvy enough to research the truth on your own. This is how they achieved their greatest success. DOUBT + FEAR+ LAZINESS= BAIL OUT. This is your investment work for it, protect it in. Don't panic on the word of every shadow figure that has your best interest in their heart. Lesson number five basher knows YOU CAN'T VERIFY THEIR STATEMENT. That's why they make bogus statements. They rely on you being too lazy to research their droppings. Other than scanned the board for others opinion. This is particularly dangerous when you consider that BASHERS WORKED IN PACKS AND OFTEN VALIDATES AND BACKED UP EACH OTHER'S NONSENSE IN WHAT APPEARS TO BE INNOCUOUS AND UNSOLICITED, VERIFICATION BY COMRADE BASHERS. Let's face it, we are all conditioned to believe everything we see in writing. If others by virtue of their past. Also, confirm this belief, then we are subconsciously doomed to swallow the Hook. Lesson number six – PLAYING ON THAT LACK OF YOUR KNOWLEDGE. They can lie about the information you won't know the difference unless you have done your on Dd on the company and knowing the facts. Lesson number seven – BASHER PLAYS ON YOUR LACK OF PATIENCE. The list can go on and on.