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Journal OakDragon's Journal: Trolling 3

Hi. In case you're wondering, I am on a Karma-burning mission. I am racing to the bottom. This post was the straw that broke the camel's back. I tried to respond to what I considered a snide, false accusation regarding the President and his supposed "lies." I gave 4 references to support my position, instead of just saying "you looozer!!!" And what did I get for my efforts? -1 Troll.

Now, I could have seen "Flamebait," maybe. But Troll? So, I'm just burning my bridges, enjoying the ride, and trying to be banned from /.

Be sure and help me out, and mod me as Troll whenever you can!

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  • ...take your ball and go home. And don't let the door hit ya.

    In the comment you cited, the trollish behavior is a straw man argument. Rather than asking a question and waiting for the answer (which I will give you in a moment, and it doesn't have a thing to do with WMD's), you asked the question, stuffed words in your opposition's mouth, and then ridiculed them for "their" (your) answer.

    Now, here is where he lied:

    "I do solemnly swear (or affirm) that I will faithfully execute the office of President

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