Toxic

moderation

This Chrome Extension Lets You Tune Out Toxic Comments Online

“Tune” is an app that uses machine learning to filter what it thinks is “toxic” content, but it’s far from perfect.
Samantha Cole
3.13.19
Comics!

'Toxic Charmer,' Today's Comic by Tara Booth

Similarly to toxic situations, just because you understand snakes doesn't necessarily mean you should play with them.
Tara Booth
10.5.18
Important Questions Raised By...

We Asked Britney Fans About the Most Toxic Thing They’ve Ever Done

"There was a poo on the middle of my floor, and I knew it was me but I blamed it on my mum.”
Rosie Hewitson
8.28.18
friendship

People Told Us About the Moment They Realized Their Friend Was a Fake

From BFF to Bye, Felicia.
Justin Caffier
7.11.18
Premieres

Rebel Yell Cuts Through Music Industry Bullshit on “Toxic”

We're premiering a video from one of Brisbane's finest new techno exports.
Shaad D’Souza
6.20.18
Wikpedia

Google and Wikipedia Are Making an AI-Powered Internet Beef Detector

By looking at how a conversation begins on Wikipedia, neural networks are learning to predict how they will end.
Daniel Oberhaus
6.13.18
Harvey's aftermath

The EPA is ignoring spills at one of Houston’s most toxic sites

In the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey, multiple reports have detailed stormwater flowing out of U.S. Oil Recovery, a highly-polluted, now-retired petroleum waste processing facility in Houston.
Alex Lubben
9.19.17
chemical exposure

Women of Color Are Bearing the Brunt of a Toxic Beauty Industry

Inconclusive science and social pressures are putting women's health at risk.
Ankita Rao
8.17.17
New music

With Almost No Fanfare, Yung Lean Released New Music Last Week

The Swedish rapper put out two EPs and a single under his jonatan leandoer127 moniker.
Lauren O'Neill
7.20.17
we saw this

I Love My Wife So We Went to See Britney Spears and the Vegas Porn Expo

I knew I was going to marry her the day she choreographed a routine to "Toxic."
Chris Nieratko
1.25.17
News

Canada Is Finally Banning Deadly Asbestos

But will Donald Trump’s EPA follow suit?
Jordan Pearson
12.15.16
Internet Videos Of Particular Importance

Madonna Covers Britney Spears’ “Toxic,” Sort of Turns it Into Anti-Trump Commentary at Art Basel

It was a "Night of Art, Mischief & Music" to benefit her Raising Malawi charity.
Alex Robert Ross
12.4.16
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