If you're just tuning into the indictments of 13 Russians for meddling in the US election, read my account of the Internet Research Agency's early attempts to troll America, which were very silly and incompetent
A timeline! 2012: Kremlin youth group tests trolling tactics domestically 2014: Russian troll farm sets up shop and targets US 2016-18: Russian troll farm targets the US election, gets indicted