Media

House Party

Election Nerds Should Be Obsessing Over the 'New York Times' Live Polls

They give us a window into the most important elections of the year.
Robert Wheel
3 days ago
tech

Memes Have Finally Made It to the Museum

Inside the boyfriend-distracting, Doge-approved KnowYourMeme gallery exhibit, which traces the evolution of "Two Decades of Memes."
Luke Winkie
5 days ago
Views My Own

Do Media Companies Report Too Much on Mass Shooters?

Sound, iterative journalism can keep rumor-mongering at bay—unless it feeds a "contagion" effect of violence.
Krishna Andavolu
9.13.18
Views My Own

Seventeen Years Later, We Still Have No Idea What to Do on 9/11

Garfield the cat is staring at a painting of the American flag—what are you doing?
Harry Cheadle
9.11.18
Views My Own

There's a Lie at the Heart of Nike's New Kaepernick Ad

The tagline should be: "Believe in something. Even when the billionaires who control your fate take your dream away."
Harry Cheadle
9.6.18
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
9.6.18
Views My Own

An Anonymous Trump Adviser Just Called Him 'Amoral' and 'Anti-Democratic'

The 'New York Times' ran an op-ed that is a great example of the mental gymnastics it takes to work for Trump.
Harry Cheadle
9.5.18
Media

Native New Yorkers Reflect on the Death of the 'Village Voice'

America's most famous alt-weekly is officially shutting down.
Eve Peyser
8.31.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

The 'National Enquirer' Reportedly Had a Safe Full of Trump Secrets

According to the AP, the tabloid had squirreled away "documents on hush money payments and other damaging stories."
Harry Cheadle
8.24.18
Views My Own

The Omarosa Debacle Proves Trump Has No Control Over His White House

It shouldn't be surprising that the administration is constantly being distracted by petty feuds and public spats.
Harry Cheadle
8.13.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Almost Half of Republicans Think Trump Should Have the Power to Kill Media Outlets

Which would potentially rob the world of *my* amazing journalism.
Eve Peyser
8.7.18
Social Media

A Social Media Expert Explains Why You Should Just Delete Your Old Tweets

"Not everything needs to be broadcast to the world, especially when people can’t hear your tone, where you’re coming from."
Harry Cheadle
8.3.18