failed attempt to collect ransom: Beall
goes beyond ridiculous
is a clown, suitable for only the merry-go-round at the
Colorado carnival. A recent article posted (January 29, 2015)
on his blog revealed his real motive behind criticizing
othersí work. Beall is now, not only criticizing journals,
but also conferences and their locations. If the conference
location is in a popular tourist destination, it will be
subject to Beallís predatory wrath. According to him, this
type of location provides the opportunity for researchers to
obtain a university-paid vacation.
scholars are willing to participate and the conference is well
structured to simulate conference objectives, we do not see
any problem in it. However, Beallís jealousy sitting behind
a computer has him wasting time maliciously engaging in
actively discrediting other individuals.