Facebook to launch officially licensed music videos in the US next month
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Facebook to launch officially licensed music videos in the US next month

Facebook is preparing to launch officially licensed music videos on its social network in the U.S. next month, in a direct challenge to YouTube. In materials reviewed by TechCrunch, Facebook informed Page owners linked to artists they’ll need to toggle on a new setting to add their music videos to …

Facebook to launch officially licensed music videos in the U.S. next month
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Facebook to launch officially licensed music videos in the U.S. next month

Facebook is preparing to launch officially licensed music videos on its social network in the U.S. next month, in a direct challenge to YouTube. In materials reviewed by TechCrunch, Facebook informed Page owners linked to artists they’ll need to toggle on a new setting to add their music videos to …

This PSA kindly tells covidiot snowflakes,
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This PSA kindly tells covidiot snowflakes, “You should be wearing a fucking mask”

In a deep, gentle voice this scolding video for covidiots starts with: “Hello. You should be wearing a fucking mask. Why aren’t you wearing a mask? Are you being a snowflake, complaining about your rights? Are you telling people you can’t breathe? Good luck breathing with the coronavirus.” And it …

This PSA tells covidiot snowflakes,
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This PSA tells covidiot snowflakes, “You should be wearing a fucking mask”

In a deep, gentle voice this scolding video for covidiots starts with: “Hello. You should be wearing a fucking mask. Why aren’t you wearing a mask? Are you being a snowflake, complaining about your rights? Are you telling people you can’t breathe? Good luck breathing with the coronavirus.” And it …

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“People are dying, and you are doing nothing!” Florida governor’s press conference interrupted by truth teller

I just interrupted a press conference in Miami-Dade to let governor @RonDeSantisFL and @MayorGimenez know they are an embarrassment to FL and that their incompetence and lack of planning has resulted in the current public health crisis. 4,381 people have died so far in FL pic.twitter.com/q6SozHfT8o — Thomas Kennedy (@tomaskenn) …

Don Jr attacks his own daddy in this clever new anti-Trump ad
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Don Jr attacks his own daddy in this clever new anti-Trump ad

By the same progressive PAC that brought us Creepy Trump last week, in which Kellyanne Conway’s words against Biden were turned against Trump, MeidasTouch now presents us with “Bye Don Jr: Love Me Daddy.” This time it’s Junior’s words against Biden that narrate this clever attack ad, and Daddy is …

It's time to watch that Alaska bear cam again — salmon are jumping!
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It’s time to watch that Alaska bear cam again — salmon are jumping!

It’s that time of year when the brown bears of Katmai National Park in Alaska are hungry for a fresh fish feast. And you can watch them capture spawning salmon straight out of Brooks Falls on this Explore.org webcam. Unlike most live webcams, you don’t have to wait long to …

NPR examines centuries of policing against racial minorities in America
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NPR examines centuries of policing against racial minorities in America

As part of NPR’s Throughline podcast episode on the history of racialized policing in America, they created a brief overview with Harvard historian Khalil Gibran Muhammad. Via hosts Ramtin Arablouei and Rund Abdelfatah: Black Americans being victimized and killed by the police is an epidemic. A truth many Americans are …

Lego Nintendo set
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Lego Nintendo set

Nintendo’s replica NES looks like an elaborate marketing tease, but it’s real and will be offered for $200 from August 1, reports The Verge. Yes you can have a pony. “Recreate classic Super Mario Bros. gameplay with this cool LEGO Nintendo Entertainment System! Place the Game Pack in the brick-built …

Bardcore: Medieval-style cover of Dolly Parton's 'Jolene'
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Bardcore: Medieval-style cover of Dolly Parton’s ‘Jolene’

Canada-based YouTuber Hildegard von Blingin’ is getting medieval on your ears with this charming cover of Dolly Parton’s “Jolene.” Welcome to “bardcore.” Jolene, Jolene, Jolene, Jolene I beg of thee, pray take not my lord Jolene, Jolene, Jolene, Jolene I fear, from thee, ‘twould take naught but a word Wait! …