My views, and I reckon the views of the other Muskets for that matter don't necessarily resonate with the guest's (above.)
That said, I am 100% with him or her regarding the post not the poster. We decided to share a log in (which none of us can be arsed to use these days) in order to confuse the few lunatics who loved stalking us round the threads, spewing bile and judging posts by the person not what they wrote.
IP is irrelevant. Many of us with phones, ipads and laptops with corporate VPNs aren't displaying our own IP anyway, plus anyone can have a IP generator. I am in France skiing right now but have "Tunnel Bear" on the iPad so I can do my on line banking and watch Ski Sunday on BBC iPlayer.
Akenaton is right about those exhibiting abuse. He should be grateful moderators tolerate his bigotry because I fucking well don't.