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Team Kimberlin Post of the Day

My main goal in the Kimberlin v. The Universe, et al. RICO Madness is to win. That’s in the driver’s seat, and everything else takes a seat behind it. 65 more words

Team Kimberlin

"...the boundary between the civilized world and our worst selves is just an illusion."

I don’t agree with Lindy West’s politics. I dislike her demeanor. I don’t even think she’s a very good writer. But I found this recent segment she did for This American Life (H/T… 3,506 more words

Sunshine Thiry

Trolls in and under Northport

Trolls have been an important part of Northport’s undercity ever since its inception.  When I began to detail the proficiency runs of the Adventurer’s guild over ten years ago, I had the arena levels of the guild set up with movable walls to form new layouts, and low grade traps padded pits and pendulums and paid, indentured or indentured and undead guildmembers playing scripted roles and engaging in combat sport using wooden weapons wrapped in chalk soaked cloth batting.   881 more words

Dungeon Fantasy

How Russian Trolls are Recruited, Trained and Deployed

By Paul Goble

Thursday, January 29, 2015

Staunton, January 29 – Wikipedia defines a troll as Internet slang for “a person who sows discord on the Internet by starting arguments or upsetting people, by posting inflammatory, extraneous, or off-topic messages in an online community … with the deliberate intent of provoking readers into an emotional response or of otherwise disrupting normal on-topic discussion” ( 629 more words


British Army to establish a brigade of trolls

#British army sets up social media ‘brigade’ – http://t.co/BwuiC2Q4la pic.twitter.com/KIw5fpimoM

— Al Arabiya English (@AlArabiya_Eng) January 31, 2015

The British Army is to establish a brigade of trolls to be on active service on social media, in discussion forums, to alter opinion.

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The Pros and Cons of Twitch TV...

…And I love what you do, don’t you know that you’re toxic.

In his weekly post MrJohnSherry has chosen to examine the audiences that conjugate around streamers on twitch.tv… 543 more words


Ascend by Amanda Hocking (#3 of the Trylle Trilogy)

Original Title: Ascend          

Year Published: 2012

Published By: St Martin’s Press, New York

Number of Pages: 295

First Sentence: I had my back to the room as I stared out the window. 470 more words

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