They lurk in the dark corners of the Internet attacking perfectly nice people and ruining days wherever they go. It’s sad.
I recently watched a popular YouTube vlogger family and unfortunately read the comments. This particular family has a 12-year-old son in it (including other younger kids) and I know that they read the comments on their family videos.
This particular troll decided to attack the son (who is a little overweight) by pointing out that he didn’t want to see the “fat son with his crooked teeth and manboobs”. My first, natural instinct was to defend the poor boy and I got really mad. But no, that wouldn’t help. Trolls just feed like a smelly fungus on the backlash they so crave.
On my wanderings around the interwebz, I came across Visual.ly. It’s a cool website that collects your Twitter data and spits out this rather nifty little infographic. I’m not sure how accurate it is, but it’s fun all the same. Continue reading →
I love the internet, I mean, who doesn’t? I also love music and musicals. I also love and hate internet trends. Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, Tumblr – all of it. They are the worst and the best things about the internet.
The funny and clever people at AVbyte! on YouTube create really good musicals every week. They’re funny and the performers are good!