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Wed Nov 20, 2019, 03:21 PM

Illuminating: Top Trollbot Retweets in the Past 24 Hours:

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Reply Illuminating: Top Trollbot Retweets in the Past 24 Hours: (Original post)
catbyte Nov 20 OP
RainCaster Nov 20 #1
NewJeffCT Nov 20 #5
superpatriotman Nov 20 #2
Initech Nov 20 #3
DFW Nov 20 #4

Response to catbyte (Original post)

Wed Nov 20, 2019, 03:46 PM

1. Interesting

Where can I find this?

If Twitter knows they are bots, why don't they disable/deny/nuke those?

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Response to RainCaster (Reply #1)

Wed Nov 20, 2019, 04:06 PM

5. They have a process to verify supposed bots

I think they send some sort of verification email where you have to confirm your account, so it doesn't happen overnight. And, by the time that happens, there will be new bots created

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Response to catbyte (Original post)

Wed Nov 20, 2019, 03:47 PM

2. kick and rec

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Response to catbyte (Original post)

Wed Nov 20, 2019, 03:48 PM

3. Wasn't it something like 1/2 of Trump's followers were bot accounts?

Maybe it was more than that?

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Response to catbyte (Original post)

Wed Nov 20, 2019, 04:00 PM

4. Probably with a little help from our non-friends

Savushkina Street 55 in СПБ and Directorate 74455 of the ГРУ

Sounds like the ultimate conspiracy theorist refuge, but these people are real, and they are active, and they clap their hands in delight every time their work is dismissed as the fantasy of American "libbrul" crackpot theorists.

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