What is trolling?

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  1. Tommy Tainant
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    Although I am laughing this is a perfect example of trolling.This kid has just posted on this thread in order to attack another poster. He isnt the only one.
     
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    Anti-America, one-trick pony troll ^^^^^^^^
     
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    Im pretty sure xelor is a Russian troll.
     
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    Pretty good.


    "Someone who posts inflammatory, extraneous, or off-topic messages in an online community, such as a forum, chat room, or blog, with the primary intent of provoking readers into an emotional response or of otherwise disrupting normal on-topic discussion.”
     
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    If you want to see world class trolling go and take a look at the Europe forum.
     
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    You'd be picked last on an elementary school recess game.
     
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    So what? Insofar as one isn't aiming on USMB to engage in conversation fitting to an elementary school recess game, it doesn't matter whether your claim be so....Though perhaps among those who, on USMB, desire to have or who can only offer elementary-school levels of discursive content, perhaps it does matter.....
     
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    Longknife isn't a troll. He rarely creates threads, but when he does he creates a few at once, and half of them aren't even political.
     
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    You'd be wrong on that one.
     
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