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Kristine Villarroel


Kristine Villarroel is a general assignment intern for the Daily Dot. Her work has appeared in North-Central Florida publications including the Independent Florida Alligator, NPR-affiliate WUFT, and Flamingo magazine. She also covers music for the Luna Collective and Sunstroke magazine.

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‘Definition of playing the long game’: Woman goes on trip with boyfriend—even though she knows he’s cheating

‘My own little project.’

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‘This is like a time capsule’: College students find liquor bottles 2015 in dorm room ceiling, thanks to commenter

‘Makes the big big world feel just a little bit smaller.’

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Woman convinces man to take her to dinner instead of coffee, causing debate

‘A spray of my perfume costs more than a latte’: Woman convinces man to take her to dinner instead of coffee, causing debate

‘That was MASTERFUL.’

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Live streamers are taking over the gift economy with NPC role-plays

‘Behaving like robots while people throw money at them.’

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hand pouring out alcohol into sink with caption Pov: He invited you to his House as a first date. Now you have to teach him a lesson about inviting strangers to his house' (l) hand pulling out shelf of freezer with caption Pov: He invited you to his House as a first date. Now you have to teach him a lesson about inviting strangers to his house' (c) hand refilling alcohol bottle with water in sink with caption Pov: He invited you to his House as a first date. Now you have to teach him a lesson about inviting strangers to his house' (r)

‘He’s NEVER gonna forget you’: Woman steals freezer shelves and refills alcohol bottle with water to teach man ‘a lesson’

‘Where do you even buy individual refrigerator shelves.’

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Beyonce Tour

‘Everybody on mute’: Why the Beyhive is telling crowds to shut up during the Renaissance Tour

‘When Beyoncé says mute you mute!’

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May 27, 2001 View of the Twin Towers and Marriott Hotel

‘The pink mushroom cloud isn’t just a pink mushroom cloud’: Japanese users fed up with ‘Barbenheimer’ hype are making 9/11 memes

‘Less about boycotting these movies and more about demonstrating their anger.’

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woman speaking with caption 'The time my boyfriend left me for Lizzo' (l) Lizzo (c) woman with caption 'Especially the pics' (r)

‘She’s not everything that she’s been saying she is’: YouTuber says boyfriend of 10 years left her for Lizzo

She’s coming forward on the heels of allegations of mistreatment by the singer.

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‘We had to wait for a part to come from another airport’: United gate agent says airplane was delayed for ‘mechanical issues’ after trash can broke

‘Pilots will simply ~decide~ the plane doesnt have the right vibe.’

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man speaking outside with caption 'If you're a man and you go watch the movie BARBIE you're 100% a beta' (l) Margot Robbie as Barbie in Barbie (c) man speaking outside with caption 'send this to a bro if they watched Barbie' (r)

‘Who hurt you?’: Olympic influencer Jack Flood blasted for saying men who see ‘Barbie’ are ‘100% beta’

‘Uninvited to the Mojo Dojo Casa house.’

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‘Do you want us to go radio silent?’: Influencers express confusion—and consider content pivots—amid SAG-AFTRA strike

‘It is definitely going to be a long, long summer.’

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woman in pink dress with caption 'it figures my first off duty EMT experience would happen while i was dressed like a blank loofah for the barbie movie' (l) woman in pink dress with caption 'it figures my first off duty EMT experience would happen while i was dressed like a blank loofah for the barbie movie' (c) woman in pink dress with caption 'it figures my first off duty EMT experience would happen while i was dressed like a blank loofah for the barbie movie' (r)

‘I was dressed like a f*cking loofah’: Off-duty EMT shows up to car wreck in ‘Barbie’ premiere outfit

‘This is the most Barbie thing ever.’

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‘People are just horrid’: Troll makes up story about child to get trans creator kicked out of restaurant during live stream

‘We are the scapegoats for the world’s problems.’

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‘It’s been getting out of control’: Viral trend of Gen Z fans throwing things at artists onstage sparks calls for concert etiquette

‘What is WRONG with people?!’

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Google Interview Warmup on laptop screen with caption 'why didn't this come out sooner' (l) woman with computer desk with caption 'i tried google's new 'interview warm-up ' tool and i want to cry' (c) Google Interview Warmup on laptop screen with caption 'practice talking out loud your answers will be transcribed in real time' (r)

‘They’re 100% using your voice/data to train AI’: Woman says she uses Google tool to prepare for interviews, sparking debate about data

‘This might be scary.’

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