International Gaming Awards Accuses Critic of Tax Evasion

Today’s Twitter meltdown is brought to you by @GamingAwards, the Twitter account for the International Gaming Awards.

A quick bit of backstory: in February of 2013, John Mehaffey authored a detailed article identifying numerous examples of plagiarism by the iGaming Post (the media arm of the IGA).

After some back-and-forth, offending articles were largely edited or removed. Everyone moved on to other stories.

But then over the weekend came this:

 

And then this:

 

… and this:

 

While @GamingAwards clearly takes a churlish pleasure in including the official IRS handle in its tweets, they might have wanted to give the profile page for that account a closer look:

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Chris Grove
Chris Grove - Chris is the co-founder and an editor of OnlinePokerReport.com. He's written for dozens of gambling publications and has been involved with various aspects of the online poker industry since 2004.