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Trump's 9/11 Fist Pump Is Now Just a Photoshopped Meme

And they're almost as absurd as the original.
Drew Schwartz
9.12.18
NORTH KOREA

Woodward: The Pentagon Had to Stop a Trump Tweet Before it Started a War

“At that moment there was a sense of profound alarm in the Pentagon leadership."
David Gilbert
9.10.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

The Dankest Memes of Elon Musk Smoking Weed

Grimes’s boyfriend smoked a doink on Joe Rogan’s podcast and the internet lost its damn mind.
Peter Slattery
9.8.18
Alex Jones

Alex Jones And Infowars Just Got Kicked Off Twitter For Good

Twitter said in a tweet that @infowars and @realalexjones had too long violated its “abusive behavior policy.” ​
Emma Ockerman
9.7.18
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That Anonymous 'NYT' Op-Ed Spawned Some Darkly Amusing Memes

The president is tweeting about treason but at least we can all joke about it online!
Peter Slattery
9.7.18
Social Media

I Went Through All of My Old Tweets and Was Horrified by What I Found

Deleting my tweets one at a time was an education in self-loathing and shame—and 100-percent worth it.
Eve Peyser
9.7.18
Culture

The Worst Fanbases on the Internet, Ranked

Twitter user Michelle Spies made the hardest bracket ever. After much deliberation, we solved it.
VICE Staff
8.25.18
kfc

Man Tweets at KFC for a Year Until They Bring Back His Favorite Dish

A hero for the modern age.
Dan Bratman
8.19.18
Australia Today

Australia's Sky News Admits Interviewing a Hitler Fan Was 'Wrong'

Although the footage with Blair Cottrell has been removed from all Sky's platforms, it's still available on nationalist sites.
Wendy Syfret
8.6.18
shadow ban

Where Did the Concept of 'Shadow Banning' Come From?

It's been called shadow banning, toading, being "sent to coventry," and ghost banning—but where did it actually start?
Samantha Cole
7.31.18
WikiLeaks

Activist Publishes 11,000 Private DMs Between Wikileaks and Its Supporters

Emma Best, a freedom of information activist, has published a large cache of Twitter direct messages between Wikileaks and some of its most fervent supporters, including ones showing antisemitic sentiment from Wikileaks.
Joseph Cox
7.31.18
Views My Own

Trump's Iran Tantrum Shows He's Just a Dumb President in Big Trouble

Saber-rattling is a tried-and-true tactic for presidents who aren't very smart and don't have a lot of friends. Just ask George W. Bush.
Matt Taylor
7.24.18