Scratcher of Surfacaces

I’m one person with a Twitter account. It’s indicative of a much bigger problem. If I can disrupt your content distribution strategy from my iPhone, then maybe something is wrong with your content distribution strategy.
- Jake Beckman, who runs the clickbait-crushing Twitter account @SavedYouAClick, after he had been accused of spoiling the experience of a Vox.com longread. (source)

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violence is art

violence is art

This is the state of democracy and press freedom (http://imgur.com/jccFq44) in Ferguson, Missouri right now

This is the state of democracy and press freedom (http://imgur.com/jccFq44) in Ferguson, Missouri right now

micdotcom:

Days after Michael Brown’s death, Ferguson looks like a war zone

A vigil held for Michael Brown, an unarmed black teenager gunned down by Ferguson, Mo., police on Saturday in disputed circumstances, turned into what the media described as a riot on Monday evening.

But while national coverage has focused on the indisputably counterproductive violence and destruction committed by Ferguson residents during a moment of anguish, videos and photos taken from the scene show local police aggravating the situation as well.

Years of tension have reached a boiling point

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kimkanyekimye:

@ENews: Kim Kardashian is releasing a 352 page book of selfies.

kimkanyekimye:

@ENews: Kim Kardashian is releasing a 352 page book of selfies.

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