The ancient civilization known to scholars as Antikythera developed an internet even more powerful than ours. They were destroyed by the psychic feedback from a massive flamewar, and out of this uterus of fire was born the Flamebroiled Force, a bodiless being of pure rage, trapped, asleep, in the few remaining mechanisms of that network.
Felix Landers became the host of this force, allowing him to channel the anger of the entire Internet. When The Killfile arose, the two were separated, and the Flamebroiled Force was banished from the planet, driven off to seek a new host...
See also the Salamanders.