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 Anonymous has fought its way to become a major player in the world stage. Out of the underground bulliten board community has grown a massive series of relationships comprised of people with similar interests and ideas. This amount of people holds a lot of potential power. Like a boulder perched on top of a hill the slightest amount of movement by this massive force has huge implications. That movement began in 2006-2007 ​ Anonymous has fought its way to become a major player in the world stage. Out of the underground bulliten board community has grown a massive series of relationships comprised of people with similar interests and ideas. This amount of people holds a lot of potential power. Like a boulder perched on top of a hill the slightest amount of movement by this massive force has huge implications. That movement began in 2006-2007 ​
-knowyourmeme.com[(http://​knowyourmeme.com/​memes/​pools-closed)] calls the phonemena “pools closed”. This was the first taste of Anonymous and the power it wielded, though it was not done for a purpose other than to show that the internet remains a choatic and uncontrolled thing. Habbo Hotel was an early social networking site for teenagers. Graphical representations of people were used to manuevuer around a virtual hotel and chat with other “avatars”,​ a personal online representation. When chat was batted around 4chan'​s /b/ board that habbo hotel moderators were abusing their banning power Anonymous first felt the flex of their titanic political muscles. Thousands of users flooded Habbo Hotel with the same character a Black man in black suit topped with an afro. These characters would do things like blocade the pool and form the shapes of swazticas ​[(https://​www.youtube.com/​watch?​v=FAECyLvSCHg)]+knowyourmeme.com[(http://​knowyourmeme.com/​memes/​pools-closed)] calls the phonemena “pools closed”. This was the first taste of Anonymous and the power it wielded, though it was not done for a purpose other than to show that the internet remains a choatic and uncontrolled thing. Habbo Hotel was an early social networking site for teenagers. Graphical representations of people were used to manuevuer around a virtual hotel and chat with other “avatars”,​ a personal online representation. When chat was batted around 4chan'​s /b/ board that habbo hotel moderators were abusing their banning power Anonymous first felt the flex of their titanic political muscles. Thousands of users flooded Habbo Hotel with the same characterblack man in black suit topped with an afro. These characters would do things like blocade the pool and form the shapes of swaztikas ​[(https://​www.youtube.com/​watch?​v=FAECyLvSCHg)]
  
 Next, a Neo Nazi radio host named Hal Turner was bullied by Anonymous and eventually destroyed. Here Anonymous moved out of the cyber world and made trouble for Turner in real life pranking him with deliveries to his house and phone calls to his radio show. DDOS attacks were used as well to shut down Turner'​s website[(http://​hudsoncountyfacts.com/​hudsoncounty/?​p=1165)]. The people of Anonymous personally disagree with Turners views on race. They believe that his racist attitudes had no place in modern America and for that reason they went after him.  Next, a Neo Nazi radio host named Hal Turner was bullied by Anonymous and eventually destroyed. Here Anonymous moved out of the cyber world and made trouble for Turner in real life pranking him with deliveries to his house and phone calls to his radio show. DDOS attacks were used as well to shut down Turner'​s website[(http://​hudsoncountyfacts.com/​hudsoncounty/?​p=1165)]. The people of Anonymous personally disagree with Turners views on race. They believe that his racist attitudes had no place in modern America and for that reason they went after him. 
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