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From planking to VSCO girls.
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Dan Savage helped coin the term in 2001. Now it's everywhere.
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Because she sees me as a member of “the liberal media,” it’s impossible to persuade her.
«I no longer inhabit the delusion that our divergence is temporary.»
Two months into working from home, Twitter makes it permanent for some.
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To solve my typos, I had to become a typo.
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Facebook’s rules to combat misinformation and hate speech are subject to the whims and political considerations of its CEO and his policy team leader.
Lies about science, civil rights, and the vote itself have turned Americans against one another.
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