asbestos longjohns: What e-mailers put on (metaphorically speaking, of course) before sending a message they expect will get flamed. Other popular flame-retardant garments are asbestos overcoats and asbestos underwear.
burble: Similar to a flame, except that the burbler is considered to be dumb, incompetent, or ignorant.
firefighters: People who attempt to put out flame wars before they get out of hand.
flamage: The content of a flame. This word seems to be a blend of the words "flame" and "verbiage."
flame bait: Provocative material in a message that will likely elicit flames in response.
flame war: A series of flames.
flame warrior: A person who surfs the Net looking for flame bait. Someone who tries to start flame wars intentionally.
flamer: A person who flames regularly.
rave: A particularly irritating type of flame in which the writer rambles on ad nauseum, even after a flame war has ended.