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Guy trolls Tesco with claims that their pet shampoo turned his dog pink, Tesco respond
# Prank
# Prank

Guy trolls Tesco with claims that their pet shampoo turned his dog pink, Tesco respond

Jan 7th 2015, 9:46 AM 28,560 Views 0 Comments

When will they learn?

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

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

Nov 29th 2014, 1:45 PM 39,762 Views 23 Comments

Her tweet is going viral around the world today.

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

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

Nov 18th 2014, 3:50 PM 25,613 Views 93 Comments

Lorraine Higgins also received death threats.

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

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

Oct 27th 2014, 2:30 PM 18,626 Views 163 Comments

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

Woman hilariously trolls creeps of Reddit with a photo of her husband's bum
# Gone Wild
# Gone Wild

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

Oct 23rd 2014, 8:31 PM 8,801 Views 2 Comments

IT LOOKS LIKE BOOBS. (NSFW images inside.)

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

Monica Lewinsky joins Twitter and launches a mission to end cyberbullying

Oct 20th 2014, 4:57 PM 19,120 Views 49 Comments

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

There's a guy leading a group of tourists up Grafton Street with a Union Jack
# False Flag Op
# False Flag Op

There's a guy leading a group of tourists up Grafton Street with a Union Jack

Oct 7th 2014, 11:36 AM 7,424 Views 22 Comments

Trolling level: Boss.

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

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

Oct 6th 2014, 10:49 PM 55,404 Views 108 Comments

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

Facebook to drag queens: 'Sorry for forcing you to use your real names'
# Dislike
From TheJournal.ie
# Dislike

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

Oct 2nd 2014, 10:45 AM 7,969 Views 23 Comments

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

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

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

Sep 2nd 2014, 3:36 PM 3,729 Views 0 Comments

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

Guy takes to Craigslist to see boobs and gets excellently trolled
# Trolled
# Trolled

Guy takes to Craigslist to see boobs and gets excellently trolled

Jul 3rd 2014, 11:20 AM 5,855 Views 4 Comments

Gets it handed back to him.

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

Opinion: Is James Franco trolling us all?

May 8th 2014, 7:30 PM 91 Views 13 Comments

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

Irish smartarse tries to troll O2 live chat, gets shut down
# Matt-chew
# Matt-chew

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

Apr 22nd 2014, 8:50 AM 6,977 Views 2 Comments

Don’t mess with O2. Just don’t.

Gerry Adams asked the internet to explain trolling, and here's what happened
# Under The Bridge
# Under The Bridge

Gerry Adams asked the internet to explain trolling, and here's what happened

Mar 20th 2014, 5:02 PM 33,967 Views 64 Comments

Well now.

Katie Hopkins weighs in with her opinion on Irish politics
# Trolling
# Trolling

Katie Hopkins weighs in with her opinion on Irish politics

Feb 28th 2014, 7:46 AM 8,146 Views 15 Comments

Ah Katie. Was that necessary?

MCD successfully trolled the entire country with this tweet
# The Purple One
# The Purple One

MCD successfully trolled the entire country with this tweet

Nov 26th 2013, 1:45 PM 6,050 Views 3 Comments

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

Lazio fans held a mock funeral for rivals Roma last weekend
# Trolling
From The42
# Trolling

Lazio fans held a mock funeral for rivals Roma last weekend

Jun 12th 2013, 12:43 PM 3,095 Views 2 Comments

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

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

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

Jan 7th 2013, 7:30 PM 19 Views 12 Comments

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

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

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

Sep 28th 2012, 1:09 PM 3,390 Views 122 Comments

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.

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

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

Sep 26th 2012, 9:47 AM 90 Views 52 Comments

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

UPDATED: Olympic organisers back down in Paddy Power poster row
# London 2012
From The42
# London 2012

UPDATED: Olympic organisers back down in Paddy Power poster row

Jul 25th 2012, 5:20 PM 28,339 Views 28 Comments

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

Trolls beware: YouTube want you to comment using your real name
# YouWho?
From TheJournal.ie
# YouWho?

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

Jul 25th 2012, 11:31 AM 5,703 Views 37 Comments

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.

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

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

Jun 13th 2012, 7:15 AM 3,329 Views 17 Comments

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

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

Arrest warrant issued for internet troll who threatened UK MP

Jun 8th 2012, 10:16 AM 3,519 Views 18 Comments

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.

Update: Tevez says he 'didn't mean any disrespect' by unveiling sign
# Trolling
From The42
# Trolling

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

May 14th 2012, 10:43 PM 15,675 Views 95 Comments

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

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

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

Apr 6th 2012, 8:30 AM 583 Views 36 Comments

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.