Linked by Howard Fosdick on Wed 25th Jan 2012 06:58 UTC
Editorial Why do people troll? Can we prevent trolling or limit the damage trolls do? Here are some thoughts on trollology derived from academic studies and web research.
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RE: Comment by Saladar
by Jason Bourne on Sun 29th Jan 2012 23:59 UTC in reply to "Comment by Saladar"
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Do you troll in real life? On the internet it will get an IP ban at max. In real life you can lose quite a few important things. So no, I don't think your statement is true. It's idiotic to troll in real life. But I met those. Nobody is free from the sin of trolling on the net. Just seat down, relax and do some trolling every once in a while. It serves the purpose to heat up some cold and pointless discussions, because people don't want to talk about certain things, let's say... about cancer... or how they think they are going to die.

Edited 2012-01-30 00:02 UTC

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