This article is from the Scouting FAQ, by Bill Nelson firstname.lastname@example.org, Soaring Golden Eagle email@example.com and Alan Houser firstname.lastname@example.org with numerous contributions by others.
From: email@example.com (James A Lindberg)
Date: Tue Jun 11 05:50:39 1996
I would just like to say a word about trolling, for those of you who don't
know what it is. Trolling is when someone says something very controversial.
They hope to get a rise out of you. The best way to handle it is ignore it.
If you would like to respond to a troll, reply to the person directly.