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# trolling - Wednesday 30 September, 2020

Social media abuse became ‘too much for me’, says ex-England star and pundit Alex Scott

The footballer-turned-pundit says she is taking the hit of online abuse in order to pave the way for others.

# trolling - Friday 11 September, 2020

From TheJournal.ie Miss Ireland describes 'disgusting' trolling against her - and calls on social media companies to take action Chelsea Farrell

Miss Ireland describes 'disgusting' trolling against her - and calls on social media companies to take action

Chelsea Farrell said she’d received a stream of abuse messages since being crowned Miss Ireland.

# trolling - Thursday 28 May, 2020

‘I hope your son gets corona' - Troy Deeney receives abuse over football restart concerns

The striker has not returned to training.

# trolling - Wednesday 19 February, 2020

From TheJournal.ie Facebook policy chief says 'we all have a role to play' tackling online harassment following Caroline Flack death Trolling

Facebook policy chief says 'we all have a role to play' tackling online harassment following Caroline Flack death

Monika Bickert spoke in Dublin about the challenge of identifying and removing harmful content on social media.

# trolling - Saturday 14 September, 2019

'No-machenko' doesn't want to fight me, Haney claims, after win

The American outclassed Zaur Abdullaev in New York, needing just four rounds to claim a TKO victory.

# trolling - Sunday 11 November, 2018

‘Liverpool fans will be supporting Man United’ – Neville makes bold derby prediction

The England and Old Trafford legend believes that if anyone is going to beat Man City to the league title, they need all the help they can get

# trolling - Friday 20 July, 2018

Diving school! Neymar teaches kids to fall and roll in tongue-in-cheek video

The Brazilian superstar was widely lambasted at the World Cup for his theatrical reactions to challenges.

# trolling - Wednesday 6 September, 2017

Mourinho aims fresh jibe at Wenger by suggesting Arsenal are 'ready for failure'

The Portuguese has launched a thinly-veiled dig at the Frenchman while refuting suggestions that he is a short-term manager.

# trolling - Wednesday 1 March, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Twitter admits 'mistakes will be made' as it tries new ways to combat online trolls Algorithms

Twitter admits 'mistakes will be made' as it tries new ways to combat online trolls

New algorithms will be used to weed out online trolls.

# trolling - Tuesday 28 February, 2017

Foul-mouthed David Haye rises to Tony Bellew fans bait Trolling This post contains videos

Foul-mouthed David Haye rises to Tony Bellew fans bait

“When he comes back to Liverpool, be there for him, because he’s going to need you,” said the 36-year-old.

# trolling - Wednesday 8 February, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Twitter to clamp down on trolls as new safety features unveiled Tweet Nothings

Twitter to clamp down on trolls as new safety features unveiled

Twitter bosses said they will not tolerate the abuse of its users by nameless accounts.

# trolling - Friday 3 February, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Sweden's deputy PM trolls Donald Trump with a women-only photo Trolling

Sweden's deputy PM trolls Donald Trump with a women-only photo

The bill she signed will bind future Swedish governments to net zero emissions by 2045 – “for a safer and better future”.

# trolling - Friday 27 January, 2017

Mourinho mocks Klopp after Man United reach final

The Liverpool boss said the wind had made conditions difficult in Liverpool’s 1-0 loss to Southampton

# trolling - Monday 2 January, 2017

From The Daily Edge 13 times one Irishman brilliantly trolled Metro's missed connections page Rush Hour Crush

# trolling - Thursday 10 November, 2016

From TheJournal.ie 'The bitch is back': Why is RTÉ giving a platform to Katie Hopkins this week? Opinion

'The bitch is back': Why is RTÉ giving a platform to Katie Hopkins this week?

Popular culture writer Amy O’Connor has little faith in The Late Late Show to “adequately grill Katie Hopkins on her dangerous, xenophobic views”.

# trolling - Wednesday 21 September, 2016

Shamrock Rovers make generous offer to senator who complained about All-Ireland final tickets

The SSE Airtricity League club have promised to give free admission to this Friday’s game with Galway United.

# trolling - Monday 5 September, 2016

'Good luck with the Ballon d'Or!' - Carragher aims another jibe at Balotelli

The war between the two players has been ongoing for some time and the former England man has prodded the Italian once again

# trolling - Friday 26 August, 2016

Zidane brushes aside Pique's Champions League jibe

The defender indicated Real Madrid were the beneficiaries of a fortuitous draw.

# trolling - Thursday 25 August, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Police report Katie Hopkins to Twitter over poll about the deaths of five men Camber Sands

Police report Katie Hopkins to Twitter over poll about the deaths of five men

In the hours after the tragedy Hopkins – known for her controversial antics on Twitter – posted a poll about the event.

# trolling - Sunday 21 August, 2016

Michael Conlan trolls Vladimir Putin - it's the sporting tweets of the week

Plus, Derval O’Rourke is impressed with Jerry Kiernan’s new haircut.

# trolling - Monday 15 August, 2016

'You never picked him in the summer!' Carra hits back after Neville praises Stones Trolling This post contains videos

'You never picked him in the summer!' Carra hits back after Neville praises Stones

The €56 million defender made his competitive debut for Man City at the weekend.

# trolling - Wednesday 20 July, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Twitter bans right-wing writer after Ghostbusters actor targeted by trolls Nero

Twitter bans right-wing writer after Ghostbusters actor targeted by trolls

Milo Yiannopoulos was told his account is being permanently suspended due to repeated violations of the Twitter rules.

# trolling - Tuesday 1 March, 2016

From The Daily Edge This Irish girl trolled her mam wonderfully with a set of fake teeth Poor Mam

This Irish girl trolled her mam wonderfully with a set of fake teeth

“Mam I look like Marty Morrissey”.

# trolling - Monday 28 December, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Muslims say they're too busy watching Netflix and making carrot cake to join ISIS Trolling

# trolling - Wednesday 25 November, 2015

From TheJournal.ie A man who went viral for being named 'Phuc Dat Bich' has just admitted it was a hoax Trolling

A man who went viral for being named 'Phuc Dat Bich' has just admitted it was a hoax

It was too good to be true.

# trolling - Tuesday 6 October, 2015

From The Daily Edge No, feminists are not 'pissing their pants for equality' -- it's a giant hoax Trolling

No, feminists are not 'pissing their pants for equality' -- it's a giant hoax

Oh, for the love of God.

# trolling - Monday 21 September, 2015

Jose Mourinho says Arsenal should win the league and he would love to manage their players

The Blues boss has insisted that each Gunners player would be welcome at Stamford Bridge.

# trolling - Tuesday 25 August, 2015

From The Daily Edge This radio station had the greatest response to the One Direction hiatus Trolling

# trolling - Monday 8 June, 2015

From The Daily Edge Beyoncé just trolled the entire world with a 'big announcement' Booyonce

Beyoncé just trolled the entire world with a 'big announcement'

The reveal was a massive letdown for everyone.

# trolling - Tuesday 14 April, 2015

From TheJournal.ie '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 TheJournal.ie 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.

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