THIS WEEK ONLINE – Supermarket Shoplifting
Plus: Blow nation, landlord wrangling and more...
Verified Twitter Accounts Spread AI-Generated Hoax of Pentagon Explosion
An AI-generated image of a fake explosion near the Pentagon went viral thanks to blue-check Twitter accounts.
Elon Musk Just Can’t Stop Posting Antisemitic Tweets
Earlier this week, Musk attacked George Soros, who he compared to X-Men super villain Magneto, and said he wanted to “erode the very fabric of civilization.”
Elon Musk Suddenly Into Advertising Teslas After Buying A Huge Advertising Platform
Ads, they're good now.
Free Speech Warrior Elon Musk Weaker on Government Censorship Than the Twitter Execs He Fired
Twitter’s long history of fighting Turkish censorship has ended with Musk.
Keep Bluesky Weird
The nascent social network feels like a small community of unhinged friends and freaks—and that’s maybe its most promising feature.
THIS WEEK ONLINE – Who's Afraid of the Proletariat?
Plus: babydilf, the death of cinema, banks and more.
Twitter Disables Autocomplete After It Recommends Animal Torture and Mass Shooting Videos
Searching for dog and cat videos returned horrifying results.
Scientists: No, The Sun Has Not Changed Color (And Stop Staring at It)
What color was the sun when you were a kid?
THIS WEEK ONLINE – Guy Who Birthed AI Says OK I'm Kinda Scared Let's Stop
Plus: sex magic, special K, "stamping out" vapes...
Verified Twitter Accounts Spread Misinfo About Imminent Nuclear Strike
YouTube and Twitter accounts spread rumors about nuclear war after two drones struck the Kremlin.
SpaceX Asked FAA to Block Tracking of Elon Musk's Private Jet
The request asked for “FAA source blocking,” which is the most stringent type of flight-data blocking the FAA does.