When a well known reporter on the web tradition beat writes a few viral right-wing social media account

Libs of TikTok is a favourite amongst terminally on-line conservatives

Calling the Post “oligarch-owned State Media” Pushaw urged Lorenz’s Journalism 101 conduct is tantamount to harassment.

gleefully implying the harassment was applicable punishment for Lorenz’s prior reporting missteps.

Libs of TikTok emerged on social media in early 2021

Among the myriad on-brand pearl-clutching moments promoted by Libs of TikTok

the account’s creator has appeared a number of instances on Fox News

among the many account’s over 650,000 followers, it’s straightforward to see why

The concern of being outed to a world viewers was sufficient to pressure the account’s operator into hiding

the place real-world penalties to real-world actions are simply prevented.