That’s a reason people could be mad about it. But it’s not the reason people are mad at it. People are getting mad, because they’ve been told that toxic masculinity is masculinity, and they think that by calling out toxic masculinity the ad is calling men toxic. Commodification of resistance. It’s brilliant given how uninformed and detached the target audience generally is. Marketing teams aren’t hired for their philosophy genius. The goals are a-moral. Our beloved icons do the same thing. Powerful so-called feminist celebrities make a whole thing of girl-power but then don’t bother getting involved to make sure the women and girls sewingRead More →

”Peter Duffey, president of the Canadian Air Traffic Control Association, said the controllers were looking for a way to help the American controllers as they faced their first payday with no pay on Friday. On Thursday, one of CATCA’s control centers in Edmonton, Alberta, had the idea of sending pizzas to the controllers in Anchorage, Alaska. The units are so close that they regularly interact and the Canadian controllers thought it would be a nice gesture of solidarity. The idea took hold, and other units along the border sent pizza to the controllers with whom they share airspace. But now, Duffey said, units have beenRead More →

A man called Sanmay Ved has detailed how he was able to use Google’s own domain service to buy Google.com for just $12. The adventure for Ved started when he was playing around in Google Domains. He searched google.com and saw that it was, weirdly, available. And he, as you do, added it to his cart. He then decided to check out, and paid the handsome sum of $12 to own his very own piece of the internet. The domain was, at least for a time, actually registered to Ved, it showed in his Google Webmaster Tools along with his existing domain and he received aRead More →