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Basher

A person who spreads (possibly false) negative information about a security in order to make its price fall. The goal of a basher is to drive the price artificially low so one can buy it and profit from the resulting price correction when the security rises back to its former price.
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And this netizen in turn commended the basher for admitting his mistake.
Solis warned bashers by saying she would be really mad at them if they continue, even providing a comical explanation on why the baby was named Talitha, 'At sige kayo, magagalit ako di nyo ba alam kaya Talitha malapit sa Lolita.
Ironically enough, the idea that the violence of gay bashers may be the result of emotional turmoil has been a key part of their legal strategies.
Religious Right organizations remain the premier bashers of public education in America today.
However, bashers still came to Solis' post and commented about Manzano.
These nostalgic photographs came a few days after Aquino posted a quote addressing her bashers.
Writer Andrew Vachss strikes a blow against gay bashers in his latest crime novel
On this note, Gonzalez fired back that it was the netizen's comment that fuels the negativity, because it implyies that the bashers are in groups; she asserted that bashing relies on the individual.
The inimitable Roseanne sent some advice to gay bashers at the annual GLAAD Media Awards, held April 17 at the Century Plaza Hotel in Los Angeles: "Rest assured if you hear this in your head--They must die