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  • flame bait
    n. A posting intended to trigger a {flame war}, or one that invites flames in reply.

  •  View Definition: has the X nature 

    has the X nature

    [seems to derive from Zen Buddhist koans of the form "Does an X have the Buddha-nature?"] adj. Common hacker construction for `is an X', used for humorous emphasis. "Anyone who can't even use a program with on-screen help embedded in it truly has the loser nature!" See also {the X that can be Y is not the true X}.