New block feature results in mass abuseRecently the block feature was given an overhaul. Instead of preventing the blocked person from commenting on someone's page, it prevents the blocked person from replying to the blocker on ANY comment over the span of the entire site.New block feature results in mass abuse by staple-salad
While this may be good for cases of extreme harassment by other members, it has major loopholes that allow people to comment on whatever they like of the person who is blocked, knowing full well that the blockee has no way to reply or retaliate.
Of course, someone can block back and hide comments (on their own page) but hiding comments does not extend to a good portion of the site and a person can post as much as they like on a blocked person's page, so long as the other person has not blocked them back.
Many people have been harassed by people abusing the new block feature, on the forums, on their own pages, on the pages of others, etc.
At the very least, a solution would be to make the block feature go both ways (If you have a link the origin
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