Unmasking Reddit's Violentacrez, The Biggest Troll on the Web

Adrian Chen · 10/12/12 04:00PM

Last Wednesday afternoon I called Michael Brutsch. He was at the office of the Texas financial services company where he works as a programmer and he was having a bad day. I had just told him, on Gchat, that I had uncovered his identity as the notorious internet troll Violentacrez (pronounced Violent-Acres).