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Trolls Are Using #MillennialOlympicEvents To Bash And Smear Millennials And They Aren't Having It

"Abortion triathlon?" Really?

Posted on February 21, 2018, at 3:33 p.m. ET

This week, a hashtag emerged on Twitter that seemed to be inspired by the Olympic games. The hashtag #MillennialOlympicEvents had people imagining challenges that millennials would be great at.

They were really creative at first!

Curling up for Netflix & Chilling #MillennialOlympicEvents

Aww.

100m Social Butterfly #MillennialOlympicEvents

So perfect!

Some people got a little more biting.

Synchronized Drowning In Debt? #MillennialOlympicEvents

Womp womp.

Juggling to save for retirement, a home, and grad school, pay your bills, deflect questions about when you’re going… https://t.co/SLDmuuv9to

I'd be great at this.

Synchronized Sallie Mae Payments #MillennialOlympicEvents

However, the hashtag was soon swarmed by people who decided to use it to insult millennials instead.

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"Abortion triathlon?" Really?

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"Moving in and out of your parent's houseathon."

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Some included images.

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"Basement dwelling."

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They seemed to have a lot of pent-up anger!

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"Screaming" and "freeing their nipples."

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"Attack the NRA."

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It went on and on...

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Now, pro-millennials are defending millennials against millennial haters all over a silly millennial hashtag. (It's all very confusing.)

Everyone tweeting about #MillennialOlympicEvents should remember the one sport Millenials are forced to compete in.… https://t.co/FehzJGpWvj

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I'm watching the boomers telling shitty mean jokes on the #MillennialOlympicEvents feed and all I can think is 'You… https://t.co/2f0SPP8z16

Many pointed out that, actually, a lot of Olympians are millennials, so...?

#MillennialOlympicEvents really illustrates the illogical disdain boomers have for millenials because most competin… https://t.co/J0sEMC328B

"Lay off already" was the general consensus.

Skiing. Snowboarding. Hockey. Figure skating. Luge. Skeleton. Speed skating. Cross country. Curling. These are ACT… https://t.co/Rk17CyylJD

America, 2018, everyone!

#MillennialOlympicEvents Baby Boomers and Millennial’s getting after each other, again... Gen X:

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