Recently, a user started to resurrect the tag. It's an obvious metatag that until I saw it I didn't even know existed.

I have removed these tags, so it's empty again. Can it be consigned to the flames now?

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    People snap in many different ways – random May 5 '12 at 0:06
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    Did someone let this user know that this behavior is unacceptable? Posting the link is bad enough. Assigning the tag? That's almost suspension-worthy. – Cody Gray May 5 '12 at 7:22
  • @TheEstablishment: I would have, but sending messages directly to a person on SO isn't easy. He didn't see any comments I could respond to. – Nicol Bolas May 5 '12 at 7:34
  • I'd have flagged for a moderator to do it. They have seekrit tools. – Cody Gray May 5 '12 at 7:35
  • @TheEstablishment That's not something we disclose, but we're aware of it (we were before this came up, actually) and will take the appropriate steps (if any, if needed). – casperOne May 5 '12 at 19:13
  • @cas Wasn't asking for a disclosure. I was simply asking if someone had alerted a moderator. Glad you guys are on top of it. – Cody Gray May 6 '12 at 8:16
  • @TheEstablishment Did someone let this user... - That doesn't sound like a moderator? – casperOne May 6 '12 at 13:17
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    @NicolBolas I think you can @-reply on a question to a user who edited the question, even if they never left an answer on that question, and it will show up in their global inbox. – Kip May 8 '12 at 15:55
  • I'm a year late to the party, but here's what @random my be referring to... – Tobias Kienzler Oct 2 '13 at 12:42