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The Internet

  1. fyre festival
    A GoFundMe for the Fyre Fest Caterers Has Raised Over $160,000Time to set right what scammers have wrought.
  2. the internet
    Scarlett Johansson Ruminates on All the Deepfake Porn Made From Her Image“I think it’s a useless pursuit, legally, mostly because the internet is a vast wormhole of darkness that eats itself.”
  3. the internet
    Grimes’s Complicated Relationship With the InternetWhy do we care so much about what Grimes does?
  4. close reads
    The Good Place Isn’t About Heaven and Hell, It’s About the InternetThis sitcom proves that TV can still bring people together in the streaming age.
  5. kanye west
    Kanye West’s Relationship to the Internet and Also Twitter Is Not GreatHe sees the web as a platform devoid of the messy particulars of real life.
  6. songs of the week
    5 Best New Songs of the Week: The 1975, A$AP Rocky & Tyler the Creator, AnittaThe 1975’s Matty Healy once again proves why he’s one of the last of a dying breed of rock star.
  7. music review
    The Feel Good Mutant Soul of Dirty Projectors’ Lamp Lit ProseIt’s all upbeat ruminations on affection and excitement, where the last album fixated almost exhaustingly on rot.
  8. songs of the week
    7 Best New Songs of the Week: The 1975, Kanye, The Internet, Lykke Li, GorillazIs one of Kanye’s new songs secretly a fun. cover?
  9. music review
    The Internet Has Already Devoured ‘This Is America’But it still has power.
  10. 9 Best New Songs of the Week: Janelle Monáe, the Internet, Oneohtrix Point NeverJanelle Monáe wants to “screw” the world back together.
  11. Funny or Die Moves to Vox Media This Summer A little over a month after huge layoffs at the company, another big change is coming to Funny or Die. According to Variety, after over ten […]
  12. How Facebook Is Killing ComedyA conversation with Funny or Die’s Matt Klinman on how Facebook has completely destroyed independent digital comedy.
  13. coen brothers
    Coen Brothers to Write a Dark-Web MovieAbout the Silk Road (the online one, not the medieval one).
  14. trolls
    Dan Aykroyd Weighs In on Leslie Jones’s Trolls“They’re insignificant gnats, they’re losers, they have no lives of their own …”
  15. the internet
    Twitter Says It’s Handling Leslie Jones’s Trolls“We realize we still have a lot of work in front of us before Twitter is where it should be on how we handle these issues.”
  16. the internet
    Twitter Goes Nuts With #LifetimeBiopics After the Aaliyah Movie Premieres This was inevitable.
  17. the internet
    The Best Costumes From the 2012 HallowMeme PartySo many binders, all full of women.
  18. the internet
    Scooter Braun Signed the ‘Gangnam Style’ GuyThis is happening.
  19. odd future
    Listen to Little Dragon’s Remix of the Internet’s ‘Cocaine’The Queen of Odd Future gets remixed, and it hurts so good.
  20. The 20 Best Single-Serving Websites on the InternetAuto Buds: From Delocated’s Jon Glaser, Auto Buds are two cars of the same make, model, color, or as identical as possible, that are parked […]
  21. clickables
    Watch a Facebook and Gmail Retelling of the Passover StoryAmazon: for all your plague-supply needs.
  22. clickables
    Read a Depressing Exposé on Slow Loris YouTube VideosWe can’t watch slow loris videos anymore.
  23. the internet
    The Insane Clown Posse Meme Will Live On at Least One More YearThe 2011 Gathering of the Juggalos is on.
  24. the internet
    And the Year’s Most Popular YouTube Video Is …[Drumroll.]
  25. the internet
    Die Antwoord Get a Record DealWith Interscope!
  26. the internet
    Which Movie Will the Internet Ruin Next?’Terminator Salvation’ and ‘Watchmen’ were both allegedly made stinkers by fanboy-appeasing filmmakers — what’s next?
  27. the internet
    MGM to Post Crap on YouTubeMGM will be the first major studio to post full-length movies that no one wants to watch on the site.