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Response to muriel_volestrangler (Reply #13)

Tue Nov 14, 2017, 01:41 PM

17. Assuming I understand the term, "trolling" correctly,...

I'm not certain it's that. Rachel presented it as something Wikileaks was serious about at that time so, I'm going to assume today's tweet wasn't. OTOH, today's tweet could just be Assange kicking sand on the original request for the appointment.

troll2
trōl/Submit
verb
gerund or present participle: trolling
1.
informal
make a deliberately offensive or provocative online post with the aim of upsetting someone or eliciting an angry response from them.
"if people are obviously trolling then I'll delete your posts and do my best to ban you"

2.
fish by trailing a baited line along behind a boat.
"we trolled for mackerel"

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