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#trolling

# trolling - Tuesday 14 April, 2015

From Business ETC ‘Man do cars, woman do cake’ – Death threats for Sue Perkins amid Top Gear rumours Sexist Backlash

‘Man do cars, woman do cake’ – Death threats for Sue Perkins amid Top Gear rumours

The presenter says some people have suggested they want her ‘burned alive’.

# trolling - Wednesday 1 April, 2015

From The Daily Edge Customer tells Tesco that he saw snake in store, but it’s just the set up to an excellent joke Snakey

# trolling - Monday 2 March, 2015

‘I want to see McGuigan’s face when I beat his fighter’ – Quigg on potential Frampton fight

The Bury fighter was at ringside in Belfast on Saturday night.

# trolling - Sunday 22 February, 2015

Mourinho: I don’t understand why Arsenal aren’t title challengers

The outspoken Chelsea manager praised the Gunners’ squad and style of play but suggested that Arsene Wenger is just waiting for success.

# trolling - Thursday 5 February, 2015

From Business ETC Twitter boss says what everyone has suspected about how the company deals with trolls Taking Responsibility

Twitter boss says what everyone has suspected about how the company deals with trolls

In a leaked memo, Dick Costolo said he found the service’s lack of action against trolls and abuse ‘embarrassing.’

# trolling - Sunday 18 January, 2015

From The Daily Edge George Takei accuses Trinity College Dublin of trolling students They Seem Me Trollin

George Takei accuses Trinity College Dublin of trolling students

The Star Trek star isn’t having any of this student union sign.

# trolling - Wednesday 7 January, 2015

From The Daily Edge Guy trolls Tesco with claims that their pet shampoo turned his dog pink, Tesco respond Prank

# trolling - Saturday 29 November, 2014

From The Daily Edge This woman deals with rape-threatening trolls online by literally telling their mums Trolling

This woman deals with rape-threatening trolls online by literally telling their mums

Her tweet is going viral around the world today.

# trolling - Tuesday 18 November, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Labour Senator deletes Facebook page after being told she ‘should have been aborted’ Death Threats

Labour Senator deletes Facebook page after being told she ‘should have been aborted’

Lorraine Higgins also received death threats.

# trolling - Monday 27 October, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Labour TD: Internet trolls are cowards and should get up to two years in prison Online Abuse

Labour TD: Internet trolls are cowards and should get up to two years in prison

Seán Kenny is calling on Ireland to follow in the footsteps of the UK.

# trolling - Thursday 23 October, 2014

From The Daily Edge Woman hilariously trolls creeps of Reddit with a photo of her husband’s bum Gone Wild

Woman hilariously trolls creeps of Reddit with a photo of her husband’s bum

IT LOOKS LIKE BOOBS. (NSFW images inside.)

# trolling - Monday 20 October, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Monica Lewinsky joins Twitter and launches a mission to end cyberbullying Trolling

Monica Lewinsky joins Twitter and launches a mission to end cyberbullying

“I was the first person to have their reputation completely destroyed worldwide via the Internet.”

# trolling - Tuesday 7 October, 2014

From The Daily Edge There’s a guy leading a group of tourists up Grafton Street with a Union Jack False Flag Op

# trolling - Monday 6 October, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Woman accused of “trolling” McCann parents believed to have been found dead Trolling

Woman accused of “trolling” McCann parents believed to have been found dead

Brenda Leyland featured in a Sky News report on trolling last week.

# trolling - Thursday 2 October, 2014

From Business ETC Facebook to drag queens: ‘Sorry for forcing you to use your real names’ Dislike

Facebook to drag queens: ‘Sorry for forcing you to use your real names’

“By forcing us to use our ‘real’ names, it opens the door to abuse and violence.”

# trolling - Tuesday 2 September, 2014

From The Daily Edge Zelda Williams returns to Twitter, responds to bullies with inspiring message Zelda Williams

Zelda Williams returns to Twitter, responds to bullies with inspiring message

The daughter of the late Robin Williams quit social media after her father’s death.

# trolling - Thursday 3 July, 2014

From The Daily Edge Guy takes to Craigslist to see boobs and gets excellently trolled Trolled

Guy takes to Craigslist to see boobs and gets excellently trolled

Gets it handed back to him.

# trolling - Thursday 8 May, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Opinion: Is James Franco trolling us all? Method Acting?

Opinion: Is James Franco trolling us all?

His behaviour has been odd to say the least, so is Franco engaging in a little method acting?

# trolling - Tuesday 22 April, 2014

From The Daily Edge Irish smartarse tries to troll O2 live chat, gets shut down Matt-chew

Irish smartarse tries to troll O2 live chat, gets shut down

Don’t mess with O2. Just don’t.

# trolling - Thursday 20 March, 2014

From The Daily Edge Gerry Adams asked the internet to explain trolling, and here’s what happened Under The Bridge

# trolling - Friday 28 February, 2014

From The Daily Edge Katie Hopkins weighs in with her opinion on Irish politics Trolling

Katie Hopkins weighs in with her opinion on Irish politics

Ah Katie. Was that necessary?

# trolling - Tuesday 26 November, 2013

From The Daily Edge MCD successfully trolled the entire country with this tweet The Purple One

MCD successfully trolled the entire country with this tweet

If all the Purple Rain drops were lemon drops and gum drops…

# trolling - Wednesday 12 June, 2013

Lazio fans held a mock funeral for rivals Roma last weekend Trolling This post contains videos

Lazio fans held a mock funeral for rivals Roma last weekend

When you beat your nearest and dearest rivals in a cup final, you really need to make the most of it.

# trolling - Monday 7 January, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Column: Social media has an ‘off’ switch, and I know when to use it Opinion

Column: Social media has an ‘off’ switch, and I know when to use it

Twitter and Facebook can be a vital social outlet, or they can turn nasty. But most of us have a choice, writes Lisa Domican.

# trolling - Friday 28 September, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Column: Why internet trolls exist and why they’re unlikely to go away Opinion

Column: Why internet trolls exist and why they’re unlikely to go away

Ciarán Mc Mahon writes on the theories behind internet trolling and explains why, as long as there is a free and open internet, they’re probably not going to go away.

# trolling - Wednesday 26 September, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Column: How I came to shake the hand of a troll Opinion

Column: How I came to shake the hand of a troll

Leo Traynor tells how online bullying escalated to grim offline intimidation – and an emotional personal encounter.

# trolling - Wednesday 25 July, 2012

UPDATED: Olympic organisers back down in Paddy Power poster row

Paddy Power celebrate a “victory for common sense” after LOCOG agree to let controversial ad campaign stand.

From Business ETC Trolls beware: YouTube want you to comment using your real name YouWho?

Trolls beware: YouTube want you to comment using your real name

Video site YouTube has started asking users to provide their real names when commenting. Some of the reasons they allow you to give for declining prove interesting.

# trolling - Wednesday 13 June, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Ireland has no immediate plans to follow UK crackdown on internet trolls Trolls

Ireland has no immediate plans to follow UK crackdown on internet trolls

The Justice Department had no specific comment to make on proposed changes to the UK Defamation Bill.

# trolling - Friday 8 June, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Arrest warrant issued for internet troll who threatened UK MP Trolling

Arrest warrant issued for internet troll who threatened UK MP

Police have issued a warrant for the arrest of a man who sent a malicious email to Conservative MP Louise Mensch which threatened that one of her children would be killed.

# trolling - Monday 14 May, 2012

Update: Tevez says he ‘didn’t mean any disrespect’ by unveiling sign Trolling This post contains videos

Update: Tevez says he ‘didn’t mean any disrespect’ by unveiling sign

The Argentinian striker revealed a sign that is unlikely to go unnoticed in the Man United camp this evening.

# trolling - Friday 6 April, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Column: ‘Too beautiful’ Samantha Brick is playing us for fools Opinion

Column: ‘Too beautiful’ Samantha Brick is playing us for fools

Either the Daily Mail columnist is a complete ass and believes every word she writes, or she’s being deliberately provocative – and perpetuating the old porky that women detest other women.