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On the June 7, 2018 episode of /Film Daily, /Film editor-in-chief Peter Sciretta is joined by weekend editor Brad Oman, writer Hoai-Tran Bui and special guest Lindsey Romain to have a discussion about the current state of toxic fandom, trolls, and our role in the film conversation.

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  • Kelly Marie Tran has deleted all of the photos on her instagram account, reportedly because of harassment from Star Wars fans.
  • Toxic fandom, DCEU, now Star Wars
  • Online mobs, organized campaigns
  • The loss of a middle ground: There’s also a danger of grouping smart people who are critical in with the bad
  • Why do fans hate what they love so much?
  • Why has toxic fandom become so prevalent recently? Audience and ownership.
  • The difference between criticizing and harassing creators
  • Peter’s rule for what he writes
  • Being constructive and not hurtful
  • Common courtesy and respect
  • @ replying creators into a negative conversation
  • What should we put out into this world?

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