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Terrifyingly Divisive Memes for Really Confused Political Teens

I was recently asked at work to name all the US states that I could on the map, and, if possible, locate them. I named seven, and got four right […]

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Uber v. TFL: A Brief Explainer

Panic on the streets of London… Thus was the reaction that engulfed the capital’s usually sober masses, as it was announced that TFL had chosen not to renew Uber’s licence, […]

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Well Earned or Perks of Fame?

In a world where the internet is the centre of people’s lives, is it surprising that some of the biggest celebrities of this day and age come from that very place? YouTubers have taken over […]

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Advice from a Caterpillar: Social media ‘Tweet me’

I love dystopian books and films; give me the corruption, nihilism and disturbing realness of The Handmaid’s Tale, or The Road, and of course, Nineteen Eighty-Four, over the dullness of […]

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Defying Disinformation, Inspiring Change…

The state of the world right now is a far cry from what it was a year ago, or two or three years ago more so. Never could Brexit have […]

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Fashion Consumption: The Revolution

The launch of Model, Gigi Hadid’s Spring 2017 collection with head designer Tommy Hilfiger for the self-titled fashion brand, Tommy Hilfiger, has changed the way we consume fashion with the attitude […]

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Tube Musings

Commuting is something that makes me quite quizzical and vexed. It’s one of those experiences we all understand, living in a city as unstoppable as London. Take walking through the […]

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The Porn Wars

And so, the censorship of the Internet begins. In a move to regulate online porn, rules have come into force governing what can and cannot be shown in paid-for online […]

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To.be: The Unique Website Where Art Meets the Internet

In the year 2000, Lisa Simpson criticised the noisy and randomly arranged gifs on Homer’s Web Page, claiming that ‘a webpage is supposed to be a personal thing, but you’ve […]