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How Trolls Are Ruining the Internet
This story is not a good idea. Not for society and certainly not for me. Because what trolls feed on is attention. And this little bit--these several thousand words--is like leaving bears a pan of baklava. It would be smarter to be cautious, because the ... read more
“We have built the world that they told us existed”: Did the rise of young, white “Internet reporting” bolster the alt-right?
Using the term “troll” when what you really mean is “violent misogynist ... backstage”: Joel Stein’s 2016 Time magazine cover story “How Trolls Are Ruining The Internet,” in which Stein got sucked into, and then printed in the piece, an ... read more
Internet trolls are ruining science for everyone - study
TROLLS be warned. You're ruining science. And science is proving it. A study released yesterday claims that every time you write "yawn, slow news day" or "THIS IS NOT NEWS" or "we should stop wasting tax payer dollars on these so-called 'scientists ... read more
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Are People Adopting Pit Bull Terriers for the Sole Purpose of Euthanizing Them?
This post from “muffs-o-matic” is representative of most: These posts are fabricated; they are part of a juvenile attempt to provoke anger and outrage on the internet ... anonymous message board that unites trolls, “incels,” and neo-Nazis together ... read more
How to eat an Internet troll
Here’s something you surely already suspected but which is nevertheless sort of nice to have validated by science: Internet trolls? Those nasty ... They delight in ruining the beautiful. The more pure and integrity-filled something is, the more they ... read more
How to Argue on the Internet Without Becoming a Troll
The internet is a battlefield, and you simply can't get around online without being drawn into a shootout from time to time. When that happens, these tips will keep you knocking down opponents without losing your cool or becoming a troll. If you find ... read more
House Democrats Release 3,500 Russia-Linked Facebook Ads
On Thursday, Democrats on the House Intelligence Committee published more than 3,500 Facebook and Instagram ads linked to the Russian propaganda group Internet Research Agency ... News previously reported that IRA trolls had lured American fitness trainers ... read more
Sarah Silverman Is the Troll Slayer
There's a fancy Japanese toilet that will troll unsuspecting male guests by automatically lowering ... “I would have so much compassion for Trump if he didn't have so much power and wasn't ruining people's lives. But he's super fucked-up. read more
Are Trolls Ruining Social Media?
You may have heard the news this morning about Trent Reznor quitting Twitter due to the behavior of internet trolls who made the experience both uncomfortable and upsetting. OK, he didn’t quite use those exact words – his rant was much more profane ... read more
We Must Not Shut Up About How Women Are Treated on the Internet
To that end, everyone needs to read Amanda Hess's stellar essay on women and internet trolls in Pacific Standard. And then tell everyone you know to read it and then tell them again. It's an incredibly thorough, enraging investigation of the ways that ... read more