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- Rumors of Chris Pratt’s being a ‘MAGA Bro’ show how Twitter’s trending function can go haywireby Aaron Duncan, Assistant Professor of Communication Studies, University of Nebraska-Lincoln on October 29, 2020 at 12:32 pm
False premises, fear-based reasoning and mob thinking are baked into the platform, allowing misinformation to thrive.
- Fox News viewers write about ‘BLM’ the same way CNN viewers write about ‘KKK’by Mark Kamlet, University Professor of Economics and Public Policy, Carnegie Mellon University on October 28, 2020 at 12:23 pm
Using machine learning to study over 85 million YouTube comments, a research team has, for the first time, identified linguistic differences among cable news viewers.
- 3 things I learned from teaching students about horror pioneer George Romero’s movies during these scary timesby Carl Kurlander, Senior Lecturer, University of Pittsburgh on October 28, 2020 at 12:22 pm
Now that the whole world is echoing Romero’s films, everyone can learn from his legacy.
- Director Felix Igori Ramos: “In The Defense Against Tyranny”on October 29, 2020 at 11:19 pm
INDIE FILMMAKER SERIES By Ana Perez The 2016 presidential election shook the nation — if not the world. Former New The post Director Felix Igori Ramos: “In The Defense Against Tyranny” first […]
- Exclusive Interview: The Cinematographer of “Black Box” Hilda Mercadoon October 29, 2020 at 4:16 pm
By Justina Bonilla Blumhouse Television, in partnership with Amazon Prime Video, released a film series of original horror films for The post Exclusive Interview: The Cinematographer of “Black Box” […]
- HBO’s ‘His Dark Materials’ Returns Nov. 16on October 29, 2020 at 2:05 pm
The award-winning HBO series His Dark Materials, which features Lin-Manuel Miranda of Hamilton fame in a starring role, returns for The post HBO’s ‘His Dark Materials’ Returns Nov. 16 first appeared […]
- 7 Books That’ll Help You Understand America’s Voting Historyby Crystal Bell on October 29, 2020 at 6:26 pm
You should understand just how meaningful your vote is.
- KJ Apa and Sofia Carson Fight to Survive in Apocalyptic COVID Thrillerby P. Claire Dodson on October 29, 2020 at 6:10 pm
Well, this trailer is dark.
- That time Chris Hemsworth’s power bottoming energy went viralby Editors on October 29, 2020 at 10:37 pm
Ah the memories.
- Joe Biden pledges to pass Equality Act in first 100 days in officeby Dan Tracer on October 29, 2020 at 8:30 pm
One more thing that’s on the ballot next week.
- Televangelist says Christians have “holy spirit immunity” to COVID like Donald Trumpby Editors on October 29, 2020 at 8:07 pm