What's with these Chinese spam attacks? Related to the Russian Trump trolls?

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    It seems like USMB is under attack like the big social media sites are. What the hell's going on?
     
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    I'm just a little bored tonight and merely fucking with you.

    I will go back to English in the morning, I'm sure.
     
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    It seems that Sunday night is a favorite time for these Chinese "hack attacks".
     
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    It’s actually been almost daily. They wait see no mods on line and hit.
     
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    wow

    what a pain in the ass ...these attacks :mad-61:


    nothing to do with russian....just left wing trolls....
     
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    Looks to be nothing more than a Chinese spammer who's not very good at his/her job........
     
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    I know

    it's disgusting!
     
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    Apparently someone cleaned it up.
     
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    cleaned....clean what...when ...what??
     
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    I cleaned it up this round. It has been an ongoing thing that we have been trying to deal with.
     
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