wondering & wandering
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I think a couple of people have stated well the 'vigilante' aspect of this phenomenon - and I think that likening it to 'porn' as the original article does is thought provoking. I do agree that it's seeming to become addicting for some who disregard the other humans involved.
"Based on hundreds of comments and letters to the editor, Kreider says that many contemporary people feed off of feeling 1) right and 2) wronged. “Outrage Porn” resembles actual pornography in that it aims for a cheap, temporary thrill at the expense of another human being, but without any personal accountability or commitment to that human being. "