This is gross. And also sad. Progressivism continues its inevitable descent into complete parody.
For these types of things to work, pranksters start a hashtag usually by attaching it to other well trafficked ones, then the intended marks take it from there.
#PissForEquality is not first outlandish hashtag used to successfully troll self-described feminists. Last year, 4chan started the #EndFathersDay hashtag, but with even better trollistic success. Professor Jacobson wrote:
There is a strange lack of connection of so many progressive manias to reality, that it’s hard to know what is real or not. Even for progressives.
There was a major trolling of leftist feminists and Gender Studies types on Twitter, with the hastage “#EndFathersDay.” It was started at 4Chan, but feminists ran with it apparently believing it to be true. Some of the tweets were hysterical — but impossible to tell if part of the group trolling or the leftist feminists who thought it was real.
Ask the Internet for idiocy and idiocy ye shall receive. These tweets being an indicator, 4chan’s trolling managed to rope in a few takers.
— Gemma Collins (@legemmacollins) October 4, 2015
— Nikki Narcotic (@MisandryQu33n) October 5, 2015
— ~ ❤️ April ❤️ ~ (@AprilTrubody) October 5, 2015
— яσу¢є (@mainthotgrande) October 5, 2015
— Casey Green (@meeecaseygreen) October 2, 2015
Naturally, Billy Madison was the first thing I thought of, because obvs.
— AmigaVeneno (@Jatnnaa_) October 5, 2015
— Scott Raychel (@ScottyTres) October 5, 2015
— Dale Sinclair (@BlankAlwaysWins) October 5, 2015
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