Evan Peters as Jeffrey Dahmer from DAHMER - Monster: The Jeffrey Dahmer Story

‘It’s retraumatizing over and over again, and for what?’: Family member of Jeffrey Dahmer victim slams new Netflix show

'They don’t notify families when they do this.'

On Sep 23, 2022 by Audra Schroeder

Malala in front of brown background (l) Malala Instagram story response caption 'Sent via form submission from Deuxmoi Pseudonyms, Please: Ma La Email: anon@please.com Subject: Brave but not always Message: This Nobel Peace Prize winner who experienced a traumatic injury is apparently terrified of cats (felines, not the musical). It's nice to know even the bravest heroes of our...' 'Lies' (r)

‘Felines, not the musical’: Malala Yousafzai responds to Deuxmoi post claiming she’s ‘terrified’ of cats

Yousafzai likes cats and 'Cats.'

On Sep 2, 2022 by Audra Schroeder

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Shia LaBeouf disputes Olivia Wilde’s claim that he was fired from ‘Don’t Worry Darling’

The 'Don't Worry Darling' press tour has been wild.

On Aug 26, 2022 by Audra Schroeder

Gold foil balloon number, digit thirty.

‘By age 30’ tweet becomes a meme mocking life advice

The tweet seems like a joke, but his sentiment was serious. It inevitably turned into a meme about what people should have by the milestone. 

On Aug 6, 2022 by Tiffany Kelly

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The viral sound making TikTok ‘think big’

'The delivery is hilarious but the message is strong.'

On Aug 5, 2022 by Audra Schroeder

young woman with caption 'What's a scam that's become so normalized that we don't even realize it's a scam anymore?' (l) finger touching TikTok logo (c) young woman (r)

‘It got MUTED for a reason’: ‘What’s a scam…’ creator says that TikTok muted her sound so users can’t stitch it anymore

'Millions and millions of people stitched it exposing scams and now, TikTok muted the sound.'

On Jul 18, 2022 by Lauren Castro

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Doja Cat calls out ‘Stranger Things’ star Noah Schnapp for posting private DMs about Joseph Quinn

Schnapp did direct Doja to Joseph Quinn's Instagram.

On Jul 8, 2022 by Audra Schroeder

Google Search with 'desk ornament' typed in image results in Nazi images

Search results for ‘desk ornament’ show images of Nazi memorabilia across Google, Bing, DuckDuckGo

Multiple search engines show the same results.

On Jul 1, 2022 by Siobhan Ball

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Shein debunks claim that workers wrote ‘help’ on clothing tags after TikTok conspiracy theory takes off

Shein debunked the original TikTok, but it's still up and has millions of views.

On Jun 17, 2022 by Audra Schroeder

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FKA twigs called out for featuring a Black man with darkened skin in her latest music video

'I love FKA Twigs but I can't defend her on this.'

On May 10, 2022 by Michelle Jaworski

man touching eyebrow with caption 'Using Rogaine twice per day to grow beautiful full eyebrows' (l) Rogain box (c) shocked woman (r)

‘Overplucked 90s brows be gone’: TikTokers are using Rogaine to regrow their eyebrows

'Started putting it on my 90s brows. It’s slowly working!'

On May 9, 2022 by Jack Alban

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The cheesy origins of the ‘Wow. Crazy. You crazy girl’ TikTok sound

A woman dipped a burrito in cheese, and a sound was born.

On Apr 22, 2022 by Audra Schroeder

doctor holding tablet with 'How is babby formed?' Yahoo! Answers question

Yahoo Answers is shutting down—and people are posting the best entries

A formative part of early internet culture is going away.

On Apr 6, 2021 by Audra Schroeder

The loudly crying emoji on a purple background.

‘Loudly crying’ becomes most popular emoji on Twitter—which is pretty apt for the pandemic

It surpassed the 'laughing crying' emoji, which is now seen as uncool.

On Apr 2, 2021 by Siobhan Ball

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This week on the internet: ‘Harry Potter’ as a TV series and stock market chaos

Plus: we explain the 'sigma male'.

On Jan 29, 2021 by Tiffany Kelly