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What term is there for questions like:

  1. How can I tell if a corpse is safe to eat? (Gaming)
  2. So I was out drinking last night...how do I remove a tattoo? (Gaming)

which generate a lot of traffic from people from other sites going "What the?" at the title?

I've encountered two questions today that seem to be "guilty" of that, and I want to know what to call it.

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Link bait? –  Michael Petrotta Sep 19 '11 at 5:35
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Off-topic: Belongs on English.Stackexchange.com :P –  Robert Harvey Sep 19 '11 at 5:41
    
@Robert: Or maybe Webmasters? –  Jeff Mercado Sep 19 '11 at 5:51
    
Memetic, perhaps. –  Matthew Read Sep 20 '11 at 0:30

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