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    The actual definition. How is posting a thread about a past event trolling? I really don't get it.
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    1. trolling

    Being a prick on the internet because you can. Typically unleashing one or more cynical or sarcastic remarks on an innocent by-stander, because it's the internet and, hey, you can.
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    Posting a thread which has the sole purpose of trying to anger and provoke as many replies as possible from the general public.
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    Someone trying to elicit a large scale reaction with some inflammatory material or opinions, with no intention of getting any serious answers.
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    Trolling is a art.
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    (Original post by Aspiringlawstudent)
    Trolling is a art.
    ...an art.

    At least trolls know how to construct a grammatically correct sentence.
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    (Original post by Aspiringlawstudent)
    Trolling is a art.
    ...
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    To all those who said that it is "an" rather than "a";



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    Good Example of trolling

    A poll in the general forums asking if you cried when diana died gave the option "who is diana" - I ticked that, this is a good example of forum trolling.
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    (Original post by Aspiringlawstudent)
    Trolling is a art.
    An example of trolling which the above people failed miserably to spot.
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    (Original post by TheSingingMute)
    An example of trolling which the above people failed miserably to spot.
    :sexface:

    Problem, TSR?
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    This basically epitomises trolling: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oHg5SJYRHA0
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    baby don't troll me

    baby don't troll me

    no more
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    (Original post by Aspiringlawstudent)
    Trolling is a art.


    very good my child
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    Bogus posts + threads :troll:
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    People fell for a troll, in a thread explaining what a troll is
    It generally goes a lot like this:
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    (Original post by The TSR Star.)
    The actual definition. How is posting a thread about a past event trolling? I really don't get it.
    O My God! You seem like a retard bruv!
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    (Original post by TWhalley93)
    People fell for a troll, in a thread explaining what a troll is
    It generally goes a lot like this:
    Hahahaha, so true.
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    (Original post by Slick 'n' Shady)
    ...an art.

    At least trolls know how to construct a grammatically correct sentence.
    Derp derp.
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    Trolling
    Trolling is what trolls do. Here's an example.
    The troll sneaks around in the woods, and when he meets little boys, he takes them back to his cave.


    The troll says he will spare the boy's life if he can eat more porridge than him. He has a porridge-eating competition with the small boy, where the boy cheats by stuffing it in his backpack on his stomach.
    The troll feels full, and asks him how he can eat so much when he's so small. "When I get full, I just cut open my stomach so I have room for more", the boy replies and cuts open his backpack so the porridge falls out. The troll thinks this is a good idea, so he takes the knife and cuts open his stomach, and dies.


    The little boy lives happily ever after.


    True story. Here, here and here.
 
 
 
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