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Troll post???

What is considered a troll post. I am still fairly new to Cafemom and don't know what people are talking about when the mention a troll or a troll post?


Asked by hodgkinrus6 at 1:31 PM on Jan. 2, 2011 in About CafeMom

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    In Internet slang, a troll is someone who posts inflammatory, extraneous, or off-topic messages in an online community, such as an online discussion forum, chat room, or blog, with the primary intent of provoking other users into a desired emotional response[1] or of otherwise disrupting normal on-topic discussion.[2] In addition to the offending poster, the noun troll can also refer to the provocative message itself, as in "that was an excellent troll you posted". While the term troll and its associated action trolling are primarily associated with Internet discourse, media attention in recent years has made such labels highly subjective, with trolling being used to describe intentionally provocative actions outside of an online context.


    Answer by isabellalecour at 3:25 PM on Jan. 2, 2011

  • Questions asked to stir up drama. Usually are unreasonable of just plain stupid. Example: How do I know if he Cummed in me? or Is it okay to bath my 12 year old daughter and my 14 year old son together?

    Answer by But_Mommie at 1:33 PM on Jan. 2, 2011

  • anything that stirs up crap.

    Answer by pinkdragon36 at 1:32 PM on Jan. 2, 2011

  • Someone who starts problems or the post is obviously fake and is only made to start drama. Like the one in the Most Bumps about young moms being stupid. That is a troll post

    Answer by mommy_of_two388 at 1:32 PM on Jan. 2, 2011

  • To me it is when some one posts something that is unbelievable.


    Answer by louise2 at 1:33 PM on Jan. 2, 2011

  • Usually rude posts generated to stir people up and cause drama.....

    Answer by MizLee at 1:54 PM on Jan. 2, 2011

  • Trolls are people who just come into groups to be jerks. It's fun for the narsissic people who are bored.

    Answer by kaileymom79 at 2:03 PM on Jan. 2, 2011

  • Troll posts are made to create drama.

    Answer by Anonymous at 2:10 PM on Jan. 2, 2011

  • All good answers ↑

    Answer by Liansmommie at 2:19 PM on Jan. 2, 2011

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