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Triggered

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I am triggered!
I am triggered!

To be triggered is a synonym for “to be angry”.

Origin[edit]

The word was born from the psychiatric industry which warns people with PTSD of words or images called “triggers” that could cause flashbacks. To prevent people from having flashbacks, it is considered polite in mental health circles to notify people with PTSD beforehand if something might contain something that could cause flashbacks or association with past trauma. This coping mechanism for PTSD sufferers was then used by femoids on Tumblr to warn of any possible thing that could cause any negative emotion, including but not limited to feeling bad about hearing the behaviors of modern Western women in any negative light, however true that light was.

Manosphere usage[edit]

Because of how ridiculously wide this coping mechanism for PTSD was deployed to make anything that offended mentally ill women automatically “abuse or trauma”… the manosphere began taking it as an honor to offend the easily offendable. Especially if it meant pointing out something true and important that was being hidden solely under the defense of it being hurtful to women's feeling.

4chan[edit]

Thus a culture (mostly 2016 4chan culture) was created dedicated to “triggering” people who used feelings as a defense for being dishonest or hiding true information.

Benefit of moderate trauma[edit]

Studies have demonstrated that being triggered, moderate trauma and adversity are beneficial for psychological functioning, see antifragility.

See also[edit]

MGTOW

BarbarossaBlack Pigeon SpeaksSandmanTurdFlingingMonkeyPaul ProteusLFAMGTOW 101Starduskmgtow.comElement XVentionMGTOW

True Forced Loneliness

Steve HocaWilliam GreathouseDwayne HollowayHell by the Dashboard LightKickspassionKentBlaze1/Infinite1BigBossCalvin83Jamil the KingHeedandSucceedOreo ManBaraka TivoRed Pill Rage

Pick-up artists

Ross Jeffriesr/TRPReal Social DynamicsRooshVOwen CookPlayer SupremeWinston Wu

MRAs Warren FarrellPaul ElamNatty KadifaMel FeitA Voice for MenNational Coalition for MenNational Center for MenKaren StraughanJustice for Men and BoysMike Buchanan
Incels

IncelosphereList of Incel VloggersList of Incel ForumsBlack Incelosphere

Hapas

/r/hapas

Foid

Females are socially ineptRoastieBeckyStacyAWALTFemoidThot auditWomen in STEM

Incelosphere

Virgin vs. Chad-moggingVisit GandyVirginCope or ropeTbhnglKHHHHVHHJSHDGSGHDHVVWizardWagecuckShower

NEETsphere

TendiesGood boy points

MRA

LegbeardMGTOWTriggered

Alt-right

CuckSoyboyNumaleNPCGamergateSJW • “The decline of monogamy created incels

Alt-left

IdpolSpookBunkerClasscuckPorkieAut-right

Feminist / PUA

Women don’t owe you anything” • “Be a man women will like” • “Just take a shower

Characters

BeckyBradChadGigachadChangFailed normieMelvinGigastacyNormieSocial ChadStacyTyroneTannerTommyKarenPurple poodleCharacter cartoons

Girlfriends

Mommy gfTomboy gfCrackhead gorlfrendShow me the booty gfObsolete PC GF

Single women

Where Have All The Good Men Gone?” • Pretty princess points • “I have a boyfriend

Normie

There is someone for everyone