A particularly annoying and self-righteous breed of straight-edge. Also referred to as hate edge
, but unlike that particular group, are typically nonviolent in extolling the virtues of their philosophy, just self-aggrandizing and insulting towards those that have contrary beliefs. Generally exist primarily in the punk, hardcore, and emo subcultures and join numerous anti-substance abuse groups.
I just wanted a smoke, but then I get a lecture from that volo about the evils of Big Tobacco.