As the internet’s hometown newspaper, the Daily Dot is the authority on all things online. Every day, we bring you cutting edge reporting about viral sensations, the internet’s main characters, and all the wonder, weirdness, and scandal that permeate every corner of the web. With Hi-Res, we’re putting a sharper focus on these stories.

The Hi-Res investigative reporting division weaves research, records, and on-the-ground reporting to reveal how online culture spills into the real world and back again.

– Claire Goforth, Hi-Res Editor

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How a Facebook group dedicated to hating modern farmhouse became a ‘revolution’ led by millennial women
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Inside the controversial practice of race change to another, or RCTA
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Inside the online reckoning of underground church Two by Twos
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Growing up with a Moms for Liberty parent, a group that’s suddenly one of the most influential forces in U.S. schools
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Twitter icon Catturd, a Trump favorite, revealed
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