Anthony Weiner expected to plead guilty to child sexting charge, and an oral history of the hashtag.
WHAT WE LEARNED THIS WEEK
This week, we learned that Chrome is a garbage browser, cars have gotten a lot safer and MP3s are a dying breed.
Whether you first knew # as a number sign, the pound symbol or a tic-tac-toe board, its incarnation as the hashtag has changed language for millions.
1977 WAS A GOOD YEAR
Your entire birth year deserves a symbolic movie, too, the BIGGEST film from a 12-month window that surely says something about where you've come from, and who you've become.
SHE CLICKED SO YOU DON'T HAVE TO
Clicking "Around The Web" links feels like taking a tour through the internet's id — each grotesque screenshot and gender stereotype that manages to override our thinking brains and reduce us to pure click monsters.
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THE WEIRD KIND OF ESCAPISM
In the Black Lodge of the Trump years, we need Agent Cooper's resilient humanity.
IT'S XENOMORPHIN' TIME
It's a sequel to "Prometheus," a prequel to "Alien," and there's plenty of face-hugging, flesh-bursting and bloody messes to go around. Here's what the reviews have to say.
THIS COULD BE UTERUS BUT YOU PLAYING
We’re a long way from Gilead, praise be, but pollution can hurt fertility.
VIDEO OF THE DAY
WHO IS SHE?
He's got his mom, he's got a kiddie shopping cart, he's got some Oreos. But the only thing that has got his attention is a new arrival.
IN THE NEWS
NOT OUT OF HOT WATER YET
Wikileaks founder Julian Assange has spent the last 5 years holed up in the Ecuador embassy in London.
A MINOR PROBLEM
Weiner, who turned himself into the FBI, is due in federal court later this morning.
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Comey Pushed Trump Away After Repeated Personal Inquiries About Investigation, And Other Trump News From Today
All the Trump news you need to read from Friday.
The 2012 warning to Dana Rohrabacher, an ally of President Trump, shows that the FBI has for years viewed Russian spies as having a hand in Washington.
HE'S OVER OVERSIGHT
Jason Chaffetz, the much maligned House oversight committee chair from Utah, officially announced his early resignation today. Here's what you need to know about his career and decision to leave the House.
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