Tag Archives: trolls

Haters and bullies were already transparent in 1847

There is a form of envy of which I frequently have seen examples, in which an individual tries to obtain something by bullying. If, for instance, I enter a place where many are gathered, it often happens that one or … Continue reading

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Trolls and Troll culture

From Mikhaila Peterson: So how did we get here? Well, a couple of things have led to this troll culture we live in. The first was the uniting power of the internet. Most people are fairly agreeable, or society wouldn’t … Continue reading

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Stop feeding the troll

Trolls can only be dealt with in one way – ignore them. Or to quote Dave Winer: Trolls die in darkness I’ve completely had it with people who RT the troller-in-chief. When you RT him you shine the light on … Continue reading

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Being run off social media

Wil Wheaton is a good actor, a good writer and seems like a decent person. I actually once met him and I like him. He is, unfortunately, also an easy target for trolls*. Recently he left Twitter, for good reasons, … Continue reading

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Trish Regan

Congratulations to Trish Regan; a news anchor on a sub-channel to the main Fox channel of no consequence got the attention of the internet. And in Denmark, we got a chance to show our own superiority by ridiculing her. My … Continue reading

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Det her bliver udfordringen for Twitter

Twitterbots bruges til underholdning og spam, men Microsoft’s eklatante fiasko med deres selvlærende twitterbot Tay viser fremtiden for twitterbots: De kan trænes til at blive exceptionelt effektive trolls, der derfor vil kunne sættes i søen for at generere folk man … Continue reading

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