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all these malicious troll responses are likely done by the same person.
i even suspect yours.
there are people eager to engage with the TOTW with earnest and amicable disposition, but since the topic suggests an analysis or summary of the whole year, and speculation about the next, or to curate a top 10 list of events, songs, and or books from this year, then the task is a bit longer, and therefore requires a bit more time.
meanwhile, trollish low effort comments can be deployed immediately to derail conversation. it's just as easy to reply to them, making it worse.
but in the end, they're just background noise for those that come here for the good stuff and can filter the rest.
these comments even serve as smokescreen for uh...nope now i'm just reaching...