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Is the Shitpost-Filled World of ‘Weird Facebook’ Zuck’s Saving Grace?

Earlier this year, Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg announced a “major overhaul” of the platform’s algorithm. Under fire from the U.S. Congress, the British…

What ‘Black Panther’ Teaches Us About When Fathers Lie to Their Sons

In various interviews for his new movie, director Ryan Coogler has said the theme of Black Panther is: “Am I my brother’s keeper?” This theme…

What Happened with the ‘Big Drug Scares’ of Yesteryear?

As we’ve mentioned before, people are currently losing their shit over Kratom, a substance derived from the leaves of a tropical plant in the coffee…

How a Documentary on Pink Dolphins Ended Up Being About Fake News

The new documentary A River Below was never meant to be just about saving the Amazon’s pink river dolphins. Director Mark Grieco also intended it…