The Salon Kill File was originally created by Salon user "Frankly, My Dear".

I stumbled upon it, modified to work with, added Favourites and added auto spam detection.

Tero ( then added a bit of clean up and supplied that back.

I merged in the changes, posted them into the download repository, and he promptly supplied me with a brand new, unrecognizable, 100 times (not percent) better tool - with buttons!

Once I wrapped my head around it all, I added CSS, a new button, auto-ban based on content, auto-downloading of banned-content, etc.

UPDATED 2010/11/31

Added Opera support. Simply required overloading GM_log = opera.postError, and borrowed a GM_addStyle() from a script at, which may or may not have, in turn, come from Copyright details in script source code...