To police who has access to an identity or community
Tom feels like he needs to gatekeep who can become a fan of Mouse Rat or not.
Yeah, it's rather infuriating and he turns away potential fans of the band.
|Fandom||Community of fans|
|Multifandom||Subscribing to multiple communities of fans|
|Gaslighting||Manipulating information to create doubt|
|Multistan||An obsessed fan of multiple things|
|Fanboy||A dedicated male fan|
|Fangirl||A dedicated female fan|
|Catfish||To assume a false identity|
|Troll||A person who posts offensive comments|
|Keyboard warrior||A person that posts controversial opinions online|
|Poser||A person who pretends to be someone they are not|
|Cancel culture||Canceling people who do anything controversial|