This guy is trying to prank Google into believing he is the Person of the Year.
@McJesse, Jesse McLaren, an internet prankster who works for BuzzFeed, tweeting about his effort to trick Google’s algorithm into believing that he is Time’s 2017 Person of the Year. McLaren shared his process in a BuzzFeed article, detailing how he realized that a fake cover he put online of himself as the Person of the Year was showing up in search results. He then encouraged people to retweet his photo so it would reach a higher ranking in search results.
Patagonia fires back at President Trump over monument decision.
@adamcbest, tweeting in support of Patagonia, which launched a massive campaign against President Trump’s decision to shrink the Bears Ears and Grand Staircase-Escalante national monuments.
The outdoor brand blanketed its homepage with the message, shared it on social media and also emailed it to customers.
The Wall Street Journal is walking back its use of word ‘millennial.’
@joelcifer, reacting to the announcement in The Wall Street Journal’s style blog that the paper will cut back on its use of the term “millennial,” in an effort to be more specific and not to alienate part of its readership base. In the blog, WSJ encouraged its writers to “resist the temptation to use stereotypes [or] apply a blanket label.”
Chance eviscerates guy named Joey on Twitter.
@chancetherapper, in a takedown of Twitter user @joeynemati. Chance shared an article saying it may be best for men to avoid hugging women, and @joeynemati asked if “cutting off all human contact” wasn’t “Sharia law,” leading Chance to call him out.
Ed Sheeran is a collab on Eminem’s new album?
@CASHEWJUlCE, on the news that Ed Sheeran is featured on a song on Eminem’s upcoming album. People have mixed feelings about the collab: “My life is about to be completed,” @ImMattyTaylor tweeted.