Google+ finally good for something: Getting you $12 (maybe)

It only took nine years, but Google+ may finally be worth something to users. Specifically, up to $12.  Past users of the now-defunct social media platform were hipped to a potential windfall Tuesday morning by an ominous looking email that helpfully assured wary recipients: “You are not being sued.” At […]

Twitter scientist who died of COVID-19 turned out to be a hoax. It only gets weirder from there.

What first seemed to be a tragic story — a professor was forced to work in-person and later died from COVID-19 — now seems to be a strange hoax.  Multiple reports and information uncovered from online sleuths suggest the Twitter account @Sciencing_Bi, who claimed to be a bisexual professor of […]

Surreal ‘Ratched’ trailer issues a pure infusion of Ryan Murphy fantasy

Please form a single file and wait for your turn to be made uncomfortable in a…jazzy way? In the first trailer for Netflix’s Ratched, a new series from the team behind American Horror Story, lead Sarah Paulson appears as the iconic One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest villain, Nurse Ratched. […]

40 activists give us hope for the future on ‘British Vogue’ September issue cover

This year, British Vogue‘s September issue is a beautiful homage to 40 activists currently shaping the future and giving us hope.  Vogue’s September issue is traditionally its most important of the year. Last year, the Meghan Markle, the Duchess of Sussex guest edited the issue. Editor-in-chief Edward Enninful said this […]

Journalist’s gobsmacked reactions during Trump interview are Twitter’s too

Another day, another nightmarish Donald Trump interview. Fresh from a chat with Fox News host Chris Wallace that didn’t exactly paint him in a great light, the president decided to sit down opposite Axios journalist Jonathan Swan on Monday — and, lo and behold, things were even worse this time […]

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