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# Eoghan Harris
Journalists launch legal action against Eoghan Harris over accounts linked to 'Barbara J Pym'
Harris confirmed he had received solicitors’ letters and added that he would “see them in court”.
# trolling
Sam Allardyce won’t start winding up rival managers until Baggies start winning
The West Brom boss will leave his usual ‘tittle-tattle’ to one side while he focuses on leading a rescue effort at the Hawthorns.
# public discourse
Sinn Féin says Leo Varadkar's claims about 'racist and homophobic' online supporters are 'without foundation'
Louise O’Reilly says Varadkar is seeking to distract attention from government policy.
# trolling
Jose Mourinho intrigued to see Madrid reaction to Gareth Bale’s Tottenham winner
The Wales international arrived back at Spurs on a season-long loan in September.
# trolling
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.
# 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
‘I hope your son gets corona' - Troy Deeney receives abuse over football restart concerns
The striker has not returned to training.
# 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
'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.
# Manchester derby
‘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
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.
# ARSENE KNEW
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.
# 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
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.
# 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
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”.
# wild is the wind
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
# rush hour crush
13 times one Irishman brilliantly trolled Metro's missed connections page
So good.
Voices
'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”.
# Clever Marketing
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
'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
Zidane brushes aside Pique's Champions League jibe
The defender indicated Real Madrid were the beneficiaries of a fortuitous draw.
# 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.
# Twittersphere
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
'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.
# 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.
# poor mam
This Irish girl trolled her mam wonderfully with a set of fake teeth
“Mam I look like Marty Morrissey”.
# trolling
Muslims say they're too busy watching Netflix and making carrot cake to join ISIS
Priorities.
# 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
No, feminists are not 'pissing their pants for equality' -- it's a giant hoax
Oh, for the love of God.
# trolling
US third-choice goalkeeper illustrates the difference between MLS and Premier League salaries
Flight mode, enabled.
# trolling
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
This radio station had the greatest response to the One Direction hiatus
Full coverage.
# Booyonce
Beyoncé just trolled the entire world with a 'big announcement'
The reveal was a massive letdown for everyone.
# 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’.
# Snakey
Customer tells Tesco that he saw snake in store, but it's just the set up to an excellent joke
Well played.
# trolling
'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
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.
# 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.’
# 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.