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Rich and Co.

Very Bad – “…people with sadistic tendencies tend to be among the most active commenters in online forums.”

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“Like other sadists, so-called trolls are motivated by the anticipation of pleasure, the study revealed; they take joy in inflicting psychic pain on others.

Although it’s not clear whether the Internet breeds cruelty or just encourages it, the findings “add to accumulating evidence linking excessive technology use to antisociality,” the researchers wrote. “Sadists just want to have fun . . . and the Internet is their playground!”

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Written by Rich and Co.

April 24, 2017 at 9:25 pm

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