Libdrone's Thoughts and Musings

If you know who Jim Jones was,  you’re probably familiar with the expression “drank the Koolaid”.   Even if you have to consult the Urban Dictionary chances are you know that the phrase refers to followers of the Reverend Jim Jones who committed mass suicide by drinking poisoned Koolaid at their compound in Guayana.   It’s become a meme for folks accepting some too good to be true promise or scheme that someone online is selling them.

I honestly like my friends in the Inspiration niche,  and sometimes I do find some of their posts genuinely helpful,  some of their aphorisms genuinely useful and some of their thinking genuinely compelling.    And yet,  sometimes I really have to wonder if some of these people are really drinking the Koolaid that they are selling.    The thing about using blog comments to drive traffic to your website,  is that you really…

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