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originally posted by: 3daysgone
a reply to: diggindirt
Also that is his public persona. His personal persona is different.
originally posted by: dreamingawake
What's the purpose of this
Bait is a an internet slang term used to describe comments or opinions which are considered to be made purposefully to troll other posters or to start a flame war. The term is commonly found on message boards and in comment sections, including the 4chan imageboards.
Origin: In the 1990s, the term “flamebait” was used on Usenet to describe posts made specifically to incite an argument. One of the earliest examples of this was posted to the rec.autos.tech newsgroup on August 20th, 1995, in response to a complaint that American-made cars used soft suspensions and automatic transmissions that made Americans look weak and incompetent. After the poster went on to complain that the United States was spending money that they thought should have been allotted for healthcare and education on the military, another user referred to the comments as “flamebait.”
edit on 3-8-2017 by LooksLocked because: (no reason given)
originally posted by: Liquesence
Isn't this kind of like walking into a Christian church and asking:
Is God great or is he not great?
To answer the OP, I think my answer is obvious.