Are Linux Users Really a Feral Bunch?

“It is not uncommon for those who write about Linux or other
FOSS software to be inundated with feedback from users. At times
that feedback is a bit unbalanced, a trifle raw and, occasionally,
plain silly.

“It is, however, uncommon for a writer to set out to
deliberately provoke Linux users with over-the-top stuff–just to
prove his contention that said users are a bunch of ferals…”