Dotted Lines: “No Friends”

The Trump effect is dying down as Twitter loses 2 million U.S. users
Analysts previously credited Twitter's increasing user base to the president's social media habits.

See all Editor's Picks


Eoin Duggan of The Irish Clip Board may not have many friends, but his YouTube channel is hilarious.

Every evening, the Daily Dot delivers a selection of links worth clicking from around the Web, along with the day’s must-see image or video. We call it Dotted Lines.

  • After being banned from Twitter two weeks ago, Reuters parody account @reutershulk has triumphantly returned to smash the news.
  • A documentary about Devo is whipping it real good on Kickstarter.
  • Opera may not be the most popular browser, but it has a built-in way to circumvent the U.K.’s block on prominent file sharing site The Pirate Bay.
  • Taking video of police misconduct? There’s an app for that, thanks to the New Jersey branch of the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU).
  • Justin Bieber’s Twitter following continues to grow at a terrifying pace. The second most-followed tweeter has picked up 6 million new followers in just the past four months. Unless they’re all dummy accounts created by Laina Walker, that’s pretty impressive.
  • A developer has released a browser plugin that allows you to view your friends’ activity on Facebook apps without installing those apps yourself. Unsurprisingly, Facebook is not pleased.

Above: Eoin Duggan of The Irish Clipboard is forever alone in the aptly titled Friends spoof “No Friends.”

From Our VICE Partners

Pure, uncut internet. Straight to your inbox.