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Heckle means to "harass and try to disconcert with questions, challenges, or gibes." A heckler is someone apparently incapable of articulating an intelligent argument using facts and logic when facing someone with whom he disagrees. Quite often, scurrilous name-calling and imputing malicious motives to opponents are thrown in for good measure... Download file "The Troubling Resurgence of the 'Heckler's Veto'"