Obviously, Dril gave the best interview about Elon Musk’s Twitter

Obviously, Dril gave the best interview about Elon Musk’s Twitter

Elon MuskPhoto: Noam Galai/Getty Images for Heidi Klum As Twitter continues its uncomfortable writing under the yoke of newly-installed owner Elon Musk, The Washington Post‘s Taylor Lorenz has secured what might be the ultimate in commentary on Musk’s nascent leadership of the site: An interview with Twitter user Dril, the online comedian once memorably dubbed … Read more

Everyone thought Twitter was going to die last night

Everyone thought Twitter was going to die last night

TwitterPhoto: Constanza HEVIA / AFP (Getty Images) Reports of Twitter’s death turned out to be an exaggeration, as Elon Musk’s flooding social media site survived to see the morning. Yet on Thursday evening, it increasingly appeared that the end was nigh. Reports from inside the company suggested that the site would soon be unable to … Read more

Slurs and ivermectin are both having a big weekend on Twitter, for some reason

Slurs and ivermectin are both having a big weekend on Twitter, for some reason

Elon MuskPhoto: CARINA JOHANSEN/NTB/AFP via Getty Images Earlier this week—and after months of trying to tantrum his way out of it—Elon Musk became the new owner of Twitter, promising the sort of bold new version of free speech that can only come from a very rich person who once got very mad that someone had … Read more

Elon Musk plans to lay off 5,000 Twitter employees, obviously

Elon Musk plans to lay off 5,000 Twitter employees, obviously

Elon MuskPhoto: Theo Wargo/Getty Images for TIME Elon Musk, TV’s Wario, has told investors that his new plan to revitalize Twitter is going to look an awful lot like firing more than 5,000 people who currently work at Twitter. This is per The Washington Postwhich got its hands this week on some of the info … Read more

Elon Musk’s terrible, horrible, no good, very bad week

Elon Musk’s terrible, horrible, no good, very bad week

Elon MuskPhoto: Michael González (Getty Images) Elon Musk made headlines this week—normally music to the attention-fed Tesla non-founder’s ears/monkey-killing brain chip. But the tone of these latest news reports have been negative even by Musk’s very low standards, presenting attacks from multiple angles: His ongoing, disastrous efforts to acquire/not-acquire Twitter; his conflicts with the Ukrainian … Read more

SEC accuses form MoviePass moguls of fraud

SEC accuses form MoviePass moguls of fraud

MoviePass pillowsPhoto: Daniel Boczarski/Getty Images for MoviePass When MoviePass first launched, offering people a chance to pay a flat monthly fee for infinite movie tickets, it seemed too good to be true. It ultimately was, of course, with “infinite movies” eventually becoming “a couple of predetermined movies and only at certain times” as the company … Read more

Tom Hardy takes home the gold at martial arts competition

Tom Hardy takes home the gold at martial arts competition

Strongman Tom HardyPhoto: Tristan Fewings (Getty Images) Tom Hardy stunned the 2022 Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Open Championship in England over the weekend when he arrived unannounced, taking down all of his competition. The 45-year-old Venom and Warrior star humbly took home the gold, proving all those muscles aren’t just to look good in all those scantily-clad … Read more

How to watch Queen Elizabeth’s funeral: Where To Stream

How to watch Queen Elizabeth’s funeral: Where To Stream

RIP Queen ElizabethPhoto: Stuart C.Wilson (Getty Images) If you somehow have not heard over the past week, allow us to break the news: Elizabeth II, Queen of the United Kingdom and other Commonwealth regions, is dead. Of course, it’s sad when anyone dies, but Elizabeth was 96 years old and had spent 60 of them … Read more

Celebrity impersonators react to Queen Elizabeth II’s death

Celebrity impersonators react to Queen Elizabeth II’s death

From left to right: Wendy Ellis, Mary Reynolds, and Peter Hugo impersonating Camilla Parker Bowles, Queen Elizabeth II, and King Charles IIIPhoto: ERIC FEFERBERG/AFP (Getty Images) As you’ve surely already heard, well, everywhere, Queen Elizabeth II died last Thursday, prompting an international outpouring of grievance, ridicule, and disbelief over the reality of certain British traditions … Read more

Facebook’s new AI chatbot will not stop owning Mark Zuckerberg

Facebook’s new AI chatbot will not stop owning Mark Zuckerberg

Fleshy AI, Mark Zuckerberg.Photo: Christof Stache (Getty Images) Mark Zuckerberg, co-founder of the company that we still don’t want to call Metawould like to live in a world where we all sit around in VR headsets working alongside cartoon people that look like they fell out of a forgotten Wii game. Knowing that he’ll be … Read more