Spider-Man: Far From Home’s new trailer is full of Avengers: Endgame spoilers

Spider-Man: Far From Home’s new trailer is full of Avengers: Endgame spoilers

You should probably see Endgame before you see this trailer. For the first time in Marvel history, a spoiler warning appears before one of its trailers. The newest trailer for Spider-Man: Far From Home opens with a cautionary message from Tom Holland a.k.a. Spider-Man himself. And it’s for good reason: The trailer and the movie very clearly take place after and reference the events of Marvel’s currently-in-theaters juggernaut Avengers: Endgame. Suffice to say, if you…

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The big business of loneliness

The big business of loneliness

Coworking spaces, friendship apps, and adult dorms are selling human connection. “She ended up killing hundreds of people,” Emily says gravely. The soft-spoken 27-year-old blonde is telling her new housemate about Typhoid Mary. Emily moved into her Brooklyn apartment building two weeks ago and now finds herself watching the Oscars with people she hopes to call her friends, making small talk about mass death. Located in the basement of a three-story residence that houses 20…

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The 20-year argument between Joe Biden and Elizabeth Warren over bankruptcy, explained

The 20-year argument between Joe Biden and Elizabeth Warren over bankruptcy, explained

A clash over a 2005 bankruptcy bill — and a broader contrast in worldviews. Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) was the first Democratic 2020 hopeful to take a direct swing at former Vice President Joe Biden since he got into the race, accusing him of being “on the side of the credit companies” in a fight that launched her political career a decade ago. Warren’s quarrel with Biden isn’t personal. It’s about a 2005 bankruptcy bill…

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Recode Daily: Inside 8Chan — a nexus of radicalization on the internet

Recode Daily: Inside 8Chan — a nexus of radicalization on the internet

Amazon on its way to speed up deliveries, people in the UK distrust social media the most, and President Trump defends far-right extremists banned from Facebook In recent weeks, online message board 8Chan has come under intense scrutiny. Both the shooters behind the Poway and Christchurch mass shootings appear to have been radicalized on the site, and both posted manifestos there explaining the racist intent for their violence. Emily Stewart explains the history of the…

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