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11.6.17

Twitter Re-Activated an Account It Told Congress Was Connected to a Russian Troll Farm

Robert Delaware got his account back after the company misidentified him as a Russian troll, but Twitter won't say if this could have happened to others.

4.11.17

How to Recover From a Major Screwup

A persuasion expert shows you how to apologize—without having to say you're sorry.

4.7.17

Appearing in Stock Photos Was the Biggest Mistake of My Life

My face sold booze and milk, I graced the cover of a book about monster hunters, and I was the poster boy for a horrifying penis condition.

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12.25.16

Christmas Carol Service Accidentally Prints Lyrics to Tupac’s “Hail Mary” Instead of 15th Century Prayer

“Revenge is like the sweetest joy next to gettin' pussy,” read the program at the Joy to the World Catholic Festival in Sri Lanka.

12.10.16

We Asked People About the Weirdest Things Ever Stolen from Their Bar

People steal the strangest stuff.

11.24.16

These 8 Artists Bring Glitch Art into the Real World

From fashion to furniture, check out the makers taking inspiration from the glitch.

11.6.16

We Asked Chefs About Their Biggest Fails in the Kitchen

Chefs are just like us, and they too experience their fair share of “I can’t believe I just did that” moments.

9.12.16

We Asked People What They Regret Most in Life

"I regret the last phone conversation I had with my big sister, the day before she committed suicide."

7.28.16

How 'Kind of Everything Went Wrong' With the Turkey Data Dump

The incident highlights the nuances and differing morality of those who dump or spread hacked data.

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