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Brace yourself Donny, spoilers are coming

May 3, 2019 10:51 am

Ruining Game of Thrones is in the global interest for Godfrey

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Jacob Wohl’s latest hoax shows the issue with ‘believe all victims’

April 30, 2019 1:14 pm

Imagine someone less inept attempted a similar scheme

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The 2020 primary’s pivot to video

April 25, 2019 6:26 pm

Faith in the power of social media is turning politicians into vloggers

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What would a Corbyn victory mean for me?

April 25, 2019 4:29 pm

Few can doubt that a Labour government would introduce state regulation of the press

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Je suis Notre-Dame

April 16, 2019 12:20 pm

Let’s not forget the true victims of the tragic fire: Instagram influencers

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Democrats, not Republicans, will dismantle Obama’s legacy

April 15, 2019 1:45 pm

The shrill tone of online debate makes 2008 seem like a century ago

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Notes from the Gravelanche

April 14, 2019 10:15 am

How Mike Gravel’s fighting talk livened up the Democratic primary

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A bizarre exhibition of Trump family fan art

April 13, 2019 4:05 pm

The strangest Melania and Ivanka Trump illustrations the internet has to offer

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Pyle on: the warped logic of online cancel culture

April 9, 2019 3:07 pm

Political positions are more nuanced than what can fit into a tweet

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Fortnite should be banned, I agree with Prince Harry

April 5, 2019 1:54 pm

When I was a young boy, I socialized plenty and spent very little time inside the house

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The face of digital illiteracy may not be as wrinkled as you’d think

April 3, 2019 11:34 am

Older people aren’t the only victims of information warfare

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Could Tom Wolfe have invented the Jussie Smollett story?

April 1, 2019 10:06 am

The Smollett story is so perfectly Wolfeian I wouldn’t be all that surprised if somebody told me it was his last unfinished book

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What’s wrong with ‘cultural Marxism’?

March 28, 2019 12:49 pm

It’s all about the Walter Benjamins, baby...

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The whitewashing of Jussie Smollett

March 27, 2019 5:01 am

Was he guilty? Or just a jackass? 

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The privilege of Jussie Smollett

March 26, 2019 2:31 pm

If the actor inspires others to create their own hate crime hoaxes, he is a threat to public safety

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Can you go to jail for ‘misgendering’? One British journalist is about to find out

March 19, 2019 5:23 pm

Caroline Farrow is being investigated by a British police force for sending some tweets

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Andrew Yang is the Democrat Ron Paul…except he might actually win

March 19, 2019 2:44 pm

Don’t underestimate the digital power of the #YangGang

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The dark extremism of the ‘extremely online’

March 15, 2019 5:01 pm

The New Zealand killer is a creature poisoned by the irony vortex of the internet

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Tucker Carlson’s show hits #1 spot

March 15, 2019 4:18 pm

Advertisers may be nervous over the Media Matters fight. Viewers are loving it

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How to be a right-wing performance artist

March 15, 2019 9:58 am

Jacob Wohl, Laura Loomer and Ali Alexander are the true heirs to Andy Kauffman

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What happened to Gilbert Grape?

March 13, 2019 9:48 am

How Johnny Depp became a pirate parody

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The miserable, squalid campaign to stifle Tucker Carlson

March 11, 2019 1:01 pm

The Fox News host’s only real crime is daring to be provocative in a dull media world

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Why was Rashida Tlaib following an anti-Semitic Instagram account?

March 10, 2019 1:19 pm

‘Free.Palestine.1948’ posts 9/11 conspiracy theories and memes comparing Netanyahu to Hitler

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Who are the Krassenstein twins, and why are they here?

March 9, 2019 11:25 am

It gives me no pleasure whatsoever to introduce...