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10.4.19

Incel Shitposts Are Making People Nervous About the Joker Premiere

Concern over the movie grew over a summer of mass shootings.

9.27.19

Toronto Van Attack Suspect Says He Used Reddit and 4Chan to Chat With Other Incel Killers

The alleged killer told police that he corresponded online with other men who went on to carry out misogynistic killing sprees.

9.26.19

A Roundup of All the Controversies Surrounding Joaquin Phoenix's 'Joker'

From FBI warnings about incel violence to Aurora victims' response, the Todd Phillips-directed film is having a rocky rollout.

3.11.19

Mewing: The Niche Orthodontic Technique Taking Over YouTube

Over the last few months, videos about "tongue posture" and how it can apparently improve your jawline have exploded in popularity.

11.6.18

What We Know About the 'Male Supremacist' Who Shot Up a Florida Yoga Studio

Two people were killed and several more injured by an army vet with a history of violence against women and online rage.

6.26.18

Learn to Decode the Secret Language of the Incel Subculture

Experts have a tough time with these enraged, sex-obsessed men because they literally can't understand what they're saying.

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6.20.18

Inside the Disturbing Forum Incels Use to Brutally Criticise Each Other's Faces

Lookism is the site "where looks matter", but the unhinged plastic surgery ideas exchanged by users suggest that's a big understatement.

5.14.18
5.4.18

Worst Take of the Week: UKIP's Black Death vs the Redistribution of Sex

What a bizarre week for hot takes.

4.30.18

What Van Attack Conspiracies Tell Us About the Internet's Darkest Corners

Several established conspiracy subcultures jumped at an opportunity to push media-discrediting agendas.

11.16.17

How Reddit Is Used to Indoctrinate Young Men Into Becoming Misogynists

Reddit’s “involuntary celibate” group was taken down earlier this month after its anti-woman debate turned violent. But the problem is much larger than one subreddit.

5.30.14

Elliot Rodger and the Toxic Weight of Virginity

The California shooter's rage at not having sex isn't uncommon among awkward young men who were raised on the internet.

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