Once considered the realm of the lonely and desperate, sites like eHarmony, Match, OkCupid, and Plenty of Fish have been embraced by pretty much every demographic. Thanks to the increasingly efficient algorithms that power these sites, dating has been transformed from a daunting transaction based on scarcity to one in which the possibilities are almost endless. Now anyone—young, old, straight, gay, and even married—can search for exactly what they want, connect with more people, and get more information about those people than ever before. As journalist Dan Slater shows, online dating is changing society in more profound ways than we imagine.
In a speech last night at the Anti-Defamation League ADL , the actor and comedian Sacha Baron Cohen attacked Facebook and other social media platforms for enabling the proliferation of hate speech and misinformation. Here is the full transcript, from his prepared remarks :. Thank you, ADL, for this recognition and your work in fighting racism, hate and bigotry. Now, I realize that some of you may be thinking, what the hell is a comedian doing speaking at a conference like this!
By Dailymail. A mother has claimed that her daughter and a group of teenage girls were drugged while attending a party at YouTube star Jake Paul's home on Saturday night. Paul, 22, threw a massive birthday party for the rapper Desiigner at his Calabasas, California mansion, documenting the entire night on his Instagram.
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