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What the Dark New Trend of School Shooter Memes Can Teach Us About ‘Generation Lockdown’

Twenty years ago, the massacre at Columbine High School shattered a community, shocked the nation and launched innumerable myths around gun violence that persist to…

4chan’s ‘Doomer’ Memes Are a Strange Frontier in Online Extremism

If you want to understand the shadow that the Baby Boomer generation has cast over everyone born after 1964, look no further than 4chan. For…

Dentists Explain Why Sonic the Hedgehog’s Human Teeth Are Freaking Us Out

Teeth. Teeth. TEETH. Sonic the Hedgehog has human teeth. He runs fast, he has jokes, and most of all, his mouth’s full of teeth. In…

Facebook Is Already a Social Network for the Dead

Maybe heaven is a place on earth. But if so, it’s certainly wanting. It doesn’t quite feel like San Junipero, the fictional party town in…