In them, Faircloth admits that she never realized that her allegations would spread so quickly and considered xoJane a "safe community" where she could share stories with "one or two other commenters."

This is from the Connor Oburst article. I gotta say that few things ignite my commenter ire faster than people expressing the belief that there are "safe" communities on the internet. The naivety in that notion is so strong it drives me bonkers. How are there still people who think the internet is safe? And can I please swap their apparently crazy-sheltered lives with my own? That must be a nice little bubble to live in, until it pops.