Sara Manavis writes about Flop accounts in an article for New Statesmen America. Flop accounts are fake accounts usually run by groups of teenagers dedicated to mocking, insulting, bullying and making fun of specific people or groups.
The anonymity provided by a flop account make the people behind them bold, resulting in out of control toxic behaviors.
It is troubling to see online bullying happen. It is scary to not know who is behind it.