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    Default Trolling political boards

    I often see members from both sides of the aisle calling their political opponents trolls. What's the point of this? Of course our opponents are trolls! Every lefty post that I read here looks like it was posted by a troll, and I would bet that every righty post looks like trolling to the lefties. The weakest retaliation posts that I read here are the ones that accuse somebody of being a troll.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Evmetro View Post
    I often see members from both sides of the aisle calling their political opponents trolls. What's the point of this? Of course our opponents are trolls! Every lefty post that I read here looks like it was posted by a troll, and I would bet that every righty post looks like trolling to the lefties. The weakest retaliation posts that I read here are the ones that accuse somebody of being a troll.

    Sounds like you don't understand what a troll is.

    And that you are an irrational person, if you think left-wing posts all look like trolls.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Evmetro View Post
    I often see members from both sides of the aisle calling their political opponents trolls. What's the point of this? Of course our opponents are trolls! Every lefty post that I read here looks like it was posted by a troll, and I would bet that every righty post looks like trolling to the lefties. The weakest retaliation posts that I read here are the ones that accuse somebody of being a troll.
    This thread fails, you are trolling with this thread, you are always welcome not to post here.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Covfefe View Post
    This thread fails, you are trolling with this thread, you are always welcome not to post here.
    Why does it "fail"? He's right, you know...

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    Quote Originally Posted by TOP View Post
    Why does it "fail"? He's right, you know...
    I explained, he complains of trolling while trolling, it’s a thread fail.
    You are welcome to leave as well if you don’t like our forum.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Covfefe View Post
    I explained, he complains of trolling while trolling, it’s a thread fail.
    You are welcome to leave as well if you don’t like our forum.
    LOL...he asked a question and made a comment. I don't see "trolling"...so, I don't see the fail.
    Why would I leave "our" forum? I have the best time here

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    Quote Originally Posted by TOP View Post
    LOL...he asked a question and made a comment. I don't see "trolling"...so, I don't see the fail.
    Why would I leave "our" forum? I have the best time here
    Sigh, I don’t know why I bother with you, everything seems to go over your head.

    Have a nice day

    He also posted it in it in the wrong forum, so I’m moving the thread!
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    Quote Originally Posted by Covfefe View Post
    Sigh, I don’t know why I bother with you, everything seems to go over your head.

    Have a nice day

    He also posted it in it in the wrong forum, so I’m moving the thread!
    LOL...I don't know why you bother, either
    Impressive that you can "move the thread"...don't let all that "power" go to your head
    Have a nice day as well...Lots to do with Christmas so near All your baking done?

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    Quote Originally Posted by TOP View Post
    LOL...I don't know why you bother, either
    Impressive that you can "move the thread"...don't let all that "power" go to your head
    Have a nice day as well...Lots to do with Christmas so near All your baking done?
    No, doing it this Sunday, I’ve been traveling just got home yesterday.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Evmetro View Post
    I often see members from both sides of the aisle calling their political opponents trolls. What's the point of this? Of course our opponents are trolls! Every lefty post that I read here looks like it was posted by a troll, and I would bet that every righty post looks like trolling to the lefties. The weakest retaliation posts that I read here are the ones that accuse somebody of being a troll.
    The difference is that you’re not attempting to engage in legitimate conversation but to provoke an emotional response. It boils down to intent.
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    Quote Originally Posted by God bless America View Post
    That's an astute observation.
    Say this boards most notorious troll.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Evmetro View Post
    I often see members from both sides of the aisle calling their political opponents trolls. What's the point of this? Of course our opponents are trolls! Every lefty post that I read here looks like it was posted by a troll, and I would bet that every righty post looks like trolling to the lefties. The weakest retaliation posts that I read here are the ones that accuse somebody of being a troll.
    You'd lose that bet. At least half the RWers here are rational coherent posters. The other half are racist trolls.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Mott the Hoople View Post
    Say this boards most notorious troll.
    Did he win that poll that was posted a while ago? I was so hoping that it would be me
    Are you Cotton Bowl bound?(I cannot stand USC...)

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    He would not lose that bet...
    " At least have the RWers here are rational coherent posters. The other half are racist trolls."
    lol lol.. "On another note before Owl Woman, our new grammar Nazi, points it out, half and have are not the same!!"
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    Quote Originally Posted by TOP View Post
    Did he win that poll that was posted a while ago? I was so hoping that it would be me
    Are you Cotton Bowl bound?(I cannot stand USC...)
    Well we call him “Legion Troll” for a reason.

    No, but I’ll watch for sure. Wacko will probably be there. It’s a great consultation prize for OSU and USC and a classic match up.
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