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Hello fellow citizens of the internet! Andrew here. Welcome to today’s edition of web_crawlr.
Our top stories touch on a webcomic becoming suddenly controversial on Twitter, Taylor Swift memes, and much more. After that, our Culture Reporter Michelle writes about Harley Quinn on HBO Max and why she thinks you need to watch it.
That’s quite a bit to get through, so let’s get to it. See you tomorrow!
⚡ Today’s top stories
‘Momlife‘ highlights the unbalanced workload between moms and dads, and it’s all over Twitter.
A new report crowned Taylor Swift as the celebrity whose private jet took the most flights this year, a revelation that launched dozens of memes into the sky.
In a viral video, a TikToker shared his experience of recently getting laid off and how he got back at the company in a small, petty way.
A heated exchange between Jon Stewart and Jack Posobiec outside the Capitol is drawing further attention to the divide over a bill to help military veterans injured by toxic burn pits.
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🕸️ Crawling the web
Here is what else is happening across the ‘net.
🗣️ A Salesforce worker-turned-comedian is blasting LinkedIn users for their job acceptance posts.
👨🍳 A TikToker posted a video of his raucous interaction with an alleged chef, which quickly accumulated more than 862,000 views.
🥤 Would you order just a Coke at a McDonalds?
🛒 An HEB worker went viral online after he demonstrated a quick and efficient way of stocking sugar at a grocery store.
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💻 How is this for a relatable feeling? A video of a man sharing his perspective on working remotely for eight hours straight went viral online.
🍿 From Michelle: I only just caught up with Severance’s first season and I’ve been obsessively reading everything published during its run ever since, including an appreciation from Vulture’s Jen Chaney of just how effectively Severance pulled off its cliffhanger season finale.
🌐 These students are ditching college to run an NFT business.
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