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Why YouTube’s Attempt To Stop Comment Trolls Will Fail

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YouTube's comments section is the nastiest scum pit on the Internet. And despite YouTube's noble efforts, that's not changing anytime soon.

#video games

Why Microsoft’s Attempts To Clean Xbox Live Won’t Work

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Xbox Live is, in some quarters, a scum pit. Microsoft has the good taste to be embarrassed... but it's refusing to do what needs to be done.

#NBA

Skip Bayless 'Devastated' By The Spurs Loss

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This year’s NBA Finals, folks – they weren’t about the Miami Heat or the San Antonio Spurs.

trolls

Michelle Obama Handles A Troll In The Most Boss Way Possible

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Michelle Obama isn't afraid to get in your face because she's incredible.

xmas ape

Mike Florio Says Geno Smith Is A Big Baby For Not Attending Day Two Of The Draft

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Though more than a few analysts had predicted he would be Top 10 pick, Geno Smith sat around all night on Thursday without being selected in the first round of the NFL Draft.

#Twitter

Twitter Troll Gets More Than He Bargained For When Boxer Shows Up At His House To Beat His A$s

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Trolls of the world take note: it's getting harder and harder for you to hide in the shadows of anonymity. People like Curtis Woodhouse will find you.

#Twitter

Myspace Tom Spends His Time Flaming People On Twitter, Chillin’

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Myspace Tom is now fully retired and just spends his days lounging by a pool while flaming trolls on Twitter, apparently. Not a bad life, really.

#instagram

Is Rihanna Dry-Humping Chris Brown In This Instagram Pic Or Is She Trolling Us All HARD

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Personally, I don't know what to think, mainly because I have better things to do with my time than to think deeply about the status of Rihanna and Chris Brown's relationship.

#ANDERSON COOPER

Anderson Cooper Took Time Out From Dodging Bombs In Gaza Last Night To Eviscerate Some Twitter Trolls

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Reporting while dodging bombs would probably be too much of a task for a normal human being for them to have the time or inclination to flame wingnut Twitter trolls on the side -- but Anderson Cooper is no normal human being.

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'Newsweek' Should Just Change Its Name To 'Trollweek' #MuslimRage

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This is what the once-proud newsweekly has become: Trollweek. This week it's the Muslims' turn, as evidenced by the cover embedded above.

Videos

VIDEO: Trolling in the analog age

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With trolling the hot topic on everyone's pussy lips after Rottentomatoes took the unprecedented step of suspending commenting on ALL Dark Knight Rises reviews this week, I thought it'd be fun to take a look back at the days when trolling took a little more work than simply firing off a misspelled death threat to some pinko who panned that batman movie you're pretty sure is going to be awesome.

trolls

The Nerdiest Controversy: Dark Knight Trolling Gets Critic Banned from RT

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Strap in your retainers, folks, it's about to insular.

#Twitter

Reason No. 4,651,763 Why Twitter Is Destroying Humanity

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That battered face above belongs to 26-year old professional poker player Sam Trickett, who claims on his Twitter account to be the most winning poker player in the history of Great Britain and Ireland.

#BOSTON CELTICS

NBA Draft Rumors: Another Reason Why Twitter Is Destroying The World

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Last week, I was giddy like a school girl when I saw that Jack McBrayer, AKA Kenneth from my favorite show, “30 Rock”, was following me on Twitter, because as someone who watches roughly 4-6 episodes of “30 Rock” each day, that would be pretty cool.

trolls

It's Gettin' Hard Out There For A Troll

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It's no secret, at this point, that trolling trolls are have had a detrimental effect on the internet, to the point that some people who run websites are considering shutting down comments all together because they've become too troll-laden and trolls ruin everything.

xmas ape

A Very Important Mike Florio Smokescreen Advisory

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In the weeks leading up to the draft, misinformation is more rife than it usually is, mostly because of GM gamesmanship and also because Jim Irsay sometimes needs attention.

trolls

EA Gives Gay-Hatin' Trolls The Finger

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Remember when we reported on the Florida Family Association having the vapors over characters of the same gender in a video game tastefully implied to be doing it.

xmas ape

Fans Trolling En Masse Is Just Beautiful

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We do a lot of soccer bashing around these parts, but in this case we're willing to put sports prejudice aside and acknowledge true greatness.

trolls

Comments of the Week, and Tom Cruise's greatest defender

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I know I failed to get your comments of the week post up yesterday, but that's the thing about Comments of the Week and periods, better late than never.


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