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Polar_Bear  ·  617 days ago  ·  link  ·    ·  parent  ·  post: Shitposting, Inspirational Terrorism, and the Christchurch Mosque Massacre

Great and interesting article. Couldn't agree more.

This is so well explained: 'Shitposting is the act of throwing out huge amounts of content, most of it ironic, low-quality trolling, for the purpose of provoking an emotional reaction in less Internet-savvy viewers. The ultimate goal is to derail productive discussion and distract readers. “The Great Replacement” is a clear and brutally obvious example of this technique.'