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    Twitter Trolls Hurled Abuse At A Guardian Journalist After She Tweeted A Question About Tampons

    Jessica Valenti received a stream of insults for more than 24 hours (some NSFW language).

    When Guardian US columnist Jessica Valenti tweeted an innocuous question about subsidised tampons, she probably wasn't expecting a torrent of furious abuse in reply.

    We have contacted Valenti for comment. In the meantime, here is the whole sorry tale as Storified by Valenti herself: