Promotion

Crypto Casualty

A Sherpa Was Killed During a Cryptocurrency Promotional Climb on Everest

In what may be the first crypto casualty, a Sherpa was killed during an attempt to summit Everest and bury a cryptocurrency wallet at the peak.
Daniel Oberhaus
6.5.18
big surprise

Okay, Let’s Talk About John McAfee’s Paid ICO Promotions

McAfee charges $100K per tweet to promote companies that sell digital tokens to investors in crowd sales.
Jordan Pearson
4.5.18
ICOs

Inside Floyd Mayweather's Cryptocurrency Promotion Campaign

This company wants celebrities to be the face of cryptocurrency.
Jordan Pearson
8.26.17
Work

Men Get Top Jobs in Traditionally Female Fields Because of Course They Do

You've heard of the glass ceiling. Welcome to the "glass escalator."
Sasha Borissenko
5.8.17
Sports

Match Officials Trick Leyton Orient F.C. Protestors Into Leaving "Abandoned" Match, Only to Start it Back Up Again

Needless to say, Orient fans deserve better.
Liam Daniel Pierce
4.29.17
Features

This Cheesy, 1980s Promotional Video for a Small Town Nightclub is UK Nightlife's Finest Hour

Halifax's Coliseum was the only club in the country that featured crocodiles and French cuisine. You'll want to go back in time ASAP.
Josh Baines
10.25.16
tech

Meet Dennis Crowley, the Tech Entrepreneur Who Wants To Shake Up the US Soccer World

Dennis Crowley helped invent foursquare. Now he wants to reinvent the structure of soccer in America.
Leander Schaerlaeckens
7.18.16
Film

Sext Daniel Radcliffe’s Corpse in a New ‘Swiss Army Man’ Feature [Premiere]

Have a chat with Manny by texting ‘FEELINGS’ to 25827.
Nathaniel Ainley
6.28.16
Film

Daniel Radcliffe's Corpse Does Hollywood | Insta of the Week

Daniel Radcliffe's dead body next to Daniel Radcliffe’s Hollywood Star is horrific and hilarious—just like 'Swiss Army Man.'
Nathaniel Ainley
6.24.16
News

Hundreds of Wikipedia Accounts Got Banned for Secretly Promoting Brands

Wikipedia dramatica.
Jordan Pearson
9.1.15
News

The Canadian Government Paid $1M for Research to Promote the Tar Sands

Newly declassified documents reveal the scope of the government’s full court press on the oil sands.
Jordan Pearson
8.12.15
Promotion

Puppet Killer: One Man's Controversial Twitter Quest To Save American Soccer

Ted Westervelt is known in American soccer circles as @soccerreform, a vitriolic one-man army determined to save the sport from itself.
Kevin Koczwara
11.14.14
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