TERFs are the worst. Any interaction with them at all will have them quote-tweeting you to their followers and tagging in their mates to dogpile you, but that's just the obvious stuff you can see.

Group DMs, facebook groups, private forums, etc, all used for targeted harassment.
Fundamentally speaking, they are addicts. Hatred can often be an addiction, and you see this reflected in their social media profiles; organized transphobic harassment to the exclusion of just about anything else. The anger, the hatred, it's motivating and energizing for them.
Think I'm exaggerating?

Here's one such career transphobe saying so in her own words; searching for something to be mad about, deliberately making herself angry so she could make others angry too, describing how it feels good.

For TERFs this is how they're getting their jollies. The hatred and harassment is just sport to them, they do it for fun. If it wasn't trans people it'd be some other group. Hence why TERFs radicalize further to more and more bigotries and prejudices like racism and antisemitism.
Please get another fucking hobby

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