Trumpy Bear: Real or #FakeNews?

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  1. Higus

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    Ever head of Poe's Law? It's an internet adage that states without a clear indicator of the author's intent, it is impossible to create a parody of extreme views so obviously exaggerated that it cannot be mistaken by some readers or viewers as a sincere expression of the parodied views.
    I am genuinely disturbed by this. What kind of Hellworld alternate reality do we live in where it's impossible to tell if this is satire or sincerity? This is some @ripskater level trolling/idiocy.
     
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    JudoThrowFiasco Charming Quark Platinum Member

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    Someone looking to make a buck. It's on par with invisible dog, pet rock or Chia pet
     
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    I'm cynical enough to believe that, but I'm not sure who the target market is supposed to be. Is it a satirical gift or a sincere gift? Can they get both groups or should they have been more obvious to who they are trying to reach?
     
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    Ripskater got banned. No reason to tag him.
     
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    Force if habit
     
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