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4channers are trying to prevent LGTBQ youth from getting help by flooding the Trevor Project’s suicide hotline

The stated goal of the campaign was to take up resources and cause suicides.

On Aug 30, 2022 by Mikael Thalen

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EXCLUSIVE: Internet personality Chris Chan did not escape from jail, despite viral rumors

Christine Chandler's alleged 'escape' quickly became a meme online.

On Aug 30, 2022 by Steven Asarch

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‘This is sick’: 4chan lie that Uvalde elementary school shooter was trans makes its way to Congress

Gosar deleted the tweet. But the damage was done.

On May 25, 2022 by Claire Goforth

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Twitter users accuse Elon Musk of ‘white supremacy’ after flashing ‘OK’ sign on SNL

One user even wished for Musk's death over the segment.

On May 10, 2021 by Mikael Thalen

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Lulz, irony, and free speech: What really makes 4chan tick?

The birthplace of all memes.

On Dec 7, 2020 by Matt Silverman

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People think 4chan has ‘higher moral standards’ than Netflix after it bans ‘Cuties’ images

'Netflix may allow this crap, 4chan does not.'

On Aug 20, 2020 by Onaje McDowelle

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4chan concocts plan to beat K-pop stans at their own game

Inside the war between 4chan and K-pop.

On Jun 10, 2020 by Claire Goforth

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‘Marvel insider’ claims to leak ‘Spider-Man 3’ villains on 4chan

Here's what we know.

On Mar 19, 2020 by Nahila Bonfiglio

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‘Boogaloo’ memes are trying to organize a second civil war—and they’re spreading fast

A right-wing, anti-government extremist movement is recruiting.

On Feb 21, 2020 by Kahron Spearman

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4chan trolls attempted to clog Iowa caucus results hotline

'Uh oh how unfortunate it would be for a bunch of mischief makers to start clogging the lines.'

On Feb 6, 2020 by Nahila Bonfiglio

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Far-right trolls use coronavirus meme to spread subtle anti-Chinese racism

Anti-Chinese sentiments are on the rise amid the coronavirus outbreak.

On Jan 30, 2020 by Felix Kalvesmaki

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What are Groypers?

White nationalist Nick Fuentes has the answer

On Dec 19, 2019 by Libby Cohen

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Military investigates students’ suspected white power hand signs at football game

Twitter was in an uproar over the video.

On Dec 15, 2019 by Sierra Juarez

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This ‘Tickets to Joker’ meme mocks the target audience for the film

The movie is not even out yet, but people are guessing who will see it in theaters.

On Sep 25, 2019 by Stacey Ritzen

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The U.S. military is concerned about potential violence at ‘Joker’ screenings

The Army sent out an email warning service members to stay alert.

On Sep 25, 2019 by Gavia Baker-Whitelaw