No one fights QAnon like the global army of K-Pop superfans | Curio

No one fights QAnon like the global army of K-Pop superfans

21 mins | Nov 4, 2020

BTS stans built the trolling blueprint for 4chan types, and they’ve proven they can disrupt it. "In 2020, Trump supporters have started to understand how those radio producers feel. K-pop stans have regularly hijacked QAnon and Make America Great Again (or MAGA) social media hashtags. They’ve led get-out-the-vote efforts against the president. And many were among the online pranksters who boasted about helping derail a Trump rally in Tulsa where he’d said 1 million people planned to show up, and barely 6,000 did." In Bloomberg Businessweek, Olivia Carville explores this rather peculiar new digital battleground.

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From Bloomberg Businessweek