ivan astikov has been banned

The staff has decided to ban ivan astikov. He’s received three warning this week and five since this spring. (He received a few other warnings after signing up in 2008.) Those are on top of a general pattern of being a jerk and trolling, and ignoring staff instructions. These are the recent warnings:
Ignoring mod instructions (today)

There was another warning in July for personal insults in a private message.

Personal insults in ATMB (July)

Ignoring mod instructions (March)

Being a jerk in Great Debates (March)