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Nov. 29 2018 6:36 PMShould an Amazon Boycott Include Its Original Series?The sinister truth about the company’s streaming service.
Oct. 26 2018 7:21 PMThe Many Right-Wing Memes Covering the Suspected Mail Bomber’s Van
Oct. 17 2018 3:36 PMThe New Way to Get People to Register to Vote Is to Trick Them Into It With Celebrity Gossip
Oct. 12 2018 6:53 PMWould You Pay a Random Website 99 Cents to Find Out Who Else Paid It 99 Cents?The internet weirdos at Thinko think you might.
Oct. 11 2018 3:09 PMKanye West Just Showed the Whole World His iPhone Passcode
Oct. 3 2018 6:19 PMWhy Bagel Snobs Shouldn’t Kvetch About the New Bagel Emoji
Oct. 1 2018 1:23 PMThe “Female Blackout” Was Not Effective Social Media Activism. It Was a Chain Letter.
Sept. 24 2018 1:45 PMRomantic LinksIn the era of TomKat and Brangelina, sites like WhosDatedWho were the web’s most useful celebrity-relationship resource. The internet moved on—but they’re still here.
Sept. 13 2018 6:44 PMThe Mesmerizing Live Video of an American Flag Slowly Disintegrating in the Face of Hurricane Florence
Sept. 10 2018 9:08 AMI Gave Advice on a Hugely Popular Reddit Forum for a Week. If Only People Wanted My Answers.The best and the worst of the internet is rolled up into one fascinating board.
Sept. 7 2018 12:41 PMHow Brad Boxberger Became the First Player to Wear Emoji in an MLB Game
Sept. 5 2018 5:13 PMWhat if Elon Musk’s Rage Emails Are Actually Just Gmail Smart Replies?
Aug. 31 2018 6:05 PMIranian Propagandists on Reddit Did Not Really Get RedditElection meddling: harder than it looks!
Aug. 31 2018 9:00 AMTo Friend or Not to FriendOur online lives are increasingly enmeshed in our real-world lives, including at work. Where does this leave the rules for social media etiquette between bosses and employees?
Aug. 29 2018 12:27 PMOn Google Maps, the Senate Building Has Already Been Renamed for John McCain
Nov. 6 2018 5:04 PMThe App That Tells You Your Friends’ Voting History Is Kind of Creepy and Really Dysfunctional
Oct. 25 2018 2:26 PMWhy Is Google’s Smart Compose So Good?I thought I’d turn off the new feature immediately. Instead, I’m transfixed.
Oct. 15 2018 3:38 PMKeeping Your Wedding Guests Off Social Media Is Basically Hopeless. Just Ask Princess Eugenie.
Oct. 11 2018 6:46 PMSnapchat Makes Television NowIt’s vertical, highly produced, and very superfluous.
Oct. 9 2018 6:30 PMWhy Twitter’s #HimToo Mother-and-Son Saga Was a Satisfying Social Media Moment
Oct. 3 2018 4:00 PMCats Really Hated the Presidential-Alert System Test
Sept. 27 2018 5:22 PMGoFundMe Donations Skyrocket During Christine Blasey Ford’s Testimony Before the Senate
Sept. 18 2018 10:29 AMWhy Marco Rubio Went on a Twitter Tirade Against Salt Bae
Sept. 13 2018 2:58 PMPssst, Ivanka’s Toadies on Instagram: Your Likes Are Public!
Sept. 7 2018 5:28 PMHow the Olds Are Trying to Find Out Who Wrote the Anonymous New York Times Op-Ed
Sept. 6 2018 4:13 PMThis Is a Citizen’s Arrest, Scott Walker. You’ve Killed Bitmoji.
Sept. 4 2018 10:00 AMA Guide to TikTok for Anyone Who Isn’t a TeenThe app where Gen Z vies for 15 seconds of fame is not as incomprehensible as it might appear.
Aug. 31 2018 3:54 PMMeet PoppinKREAM, the Reddit Power User Fighting a One-Person Battle for a Fact-Based InternetSince the start of the Mueller investigation, this anonymous poster has made a mission of delivering evidence-based analysis. It’s paid off in popularity.
Aug. 29 2018 4:39 PMOn r/DadReflexes, Being a Father Is a SuperpowerA heartwarming subreddit where dads save the day, again and again.
Aug. 28 2018 4:45 PMThe One Place Where Alex Jones Will Never Be BannedSure, the conspiracy theorist is being deplatformed left and right. But if you drive around in America, you’re going to run into him.