Facebook Just Banned All Cryptocurrency Advertising
Facebook banned ads for "financial products and services that are frequently associated with misleading or deceptive promotional practices."
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Study Finds That Banning Trolls Works, to Some Degree
After Reddit banned r/Fatpeoplehate and r/Coontown, they took their trolling elsewhere.
A Woman Was Banned by Domino's for Having Impossibly High Standards for Jalapeños
Is Shabbir a rightfully disgruntled customer or simply blinded in her unending odyssey for jalapeño dominance?
The UK Has Banned Drugs That Don’t Even Exist Yet
Scientists and policy experts have raised concerns about the UK government’s broad ban on “psychoactive substances.”
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China Wants People to Stop Seductively Eating Bananas Online
China's Ministry of Culture has put a ban on eating bananas on camera erotically, because apparently this is a thing.
Should E-Cigarettes Even Be Allowed on Planes?
The Senate is considering an amendment that would ban vaping devices from all planes, even in luggage.
Does Censorship on Social Media Do More Harm Than Good?
When Instagram censored pro-eating-disorder terms, it resulted in a soaring increase of pro-ED activity. If bans encourage bad behavior, what's the better option?
The Inventor of Palcohol Wants You to Know the Media Got It All Wrong
We spoke to Mark Phillips, the inventor of Palcohol, about the process of inventing his product, his background in wine tasting, and the real reason why liquor companies are worried about his invention.
Not Everyone Is Happy About the White House's Ban on Superbugs
Gain-of-function research is more necessary than one might think.