The Smollett story is so perfectly Wolfeian I wouldn’t be all that surprised if somebody told me it was his last unfinished book
It’s all about the Walter Benjamins, baby...
Was he guilty? Or just a jackass?
If the actor inspires others to create their own hate crime hoaxes, he is a threat to public safety
Not so Funny, Girl
Caroline Farrow is being investigated by a British police force for sending some tweets
Don’t underestimate the digital power of the #YangGang
The New Zealand killer is a creature poisoned by the irony vortex of the internet
Advertisers may be nervous over the Media Matters fight. Viewers are loving it
Jacob Wohl, Laura Loomer and Ali Alexander are the true heirs to Andy Kauffman
How Johnny Depp became a pirate parody
The Fox News host’s only real crime is daring to be provocative in a dull media world
‘Free.Palestine.1948’ posts 9/11 conspiracy theories and memes comparing Netanyahu to Hitler
It gives me no pleasure whatsoever to introduce...
Godfrey tackles the plot against xir’s dear friend and ally
The company is now just another dreary enforcer of online norms
Anyone who has almost every aspect of their online life taken away from them is not ‘silenced’
‘All I will do now is build the equivalent in Europe of what Infowars is in America’
Ignore the ‘tearleaders’ and faux grief. Toughen up
The less hate there is in the United States, the more hate crimes must be manufactured in order to keep the Fraternal Order of Victims afloat
After its tasteless attack on Karl Lagerfeld yesterday, we’ve all had enough of the charity’s cheap shock tactics
Jussie Smollett is leading the charge in more ways than one