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  1. the city politic
    Meet Your Next MayorHousing? Policing? Pot? New York Nico interviews the candidates for New York Magazine.
  2. video
    WATCH: Terrifying Video of United 328’s In-Flight Engine FailureThe plane suffered a scary engine failure shortly after taking off from Denver, but the pilots were able to land safely with no reported injuries.
  3. trump impeachment trial
    Watch: Capitol Riot Video Played in Trump’s Impeachment Trial“If that’s not an impeachable offense, then there is no such thing,” Representative Jamie Raskin said after it finished playing.
  4. contested election
    WATCH: Mitch McConnell Gives Speech Opposing Effort to Overturn ElectionThe Senate majority leader made an impassioned plea for his GOP colleagues to abandon their effort to reverse Biden’s victory.
  5. george floyd
    Watch Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms Give Emotional Speech on Unrest in Atlanta“If you care about this city — then go home.”
  6. life in pixels
    Can You Spot a Deepfake? Does It Matter?If you want to imagine the future, don’t imagine an onslaught of fake video. Imagine an onslaught of people telling you a video is fake.
  7. what
    What the Hell Happened During This Terrifying Helicopter Rescue?A 74-year-old injured hiker was spun out of control.
  8. politics
    Trump Is Somehow Still Mad About McCain’s Funeral“I didn’t get, ‘Thank you,’ but that’s okay.”
  9. politics
    No One Was As Tough on Michael Cohen As the Freshmen CongresswomenThe freshmen Democrats put Cohen through the wringer.
  10. 2020 elections
    Kirsten Gillibrand Says She Will Run for PresidentThe New York senator made the announcement on the Late Show With Stephen Colbert.
  11. 2020 election
    Elizabeth Warren Takes a Big Step Toward 2020 Presidential BidShe has established a presidential exploratory committee.
  12. facebook
    Facebook Risks Losing the Trust of Its Only Real CustomersFacebook can stand to piss off every group except one: the advertisers who actually spend money on the social network.
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    Damn, I Love This Terrible Video of Magic Johnson’s BirthdayAt least, I think that’s what it is.
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    Amazon May Launch Its Own Version of YouTubeAre you ready to watch some Amazon Tube?
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    The Lesson of MTV News Is Not ‘Longform Is Dead’Another media company makes the pivot to video.
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    Facebook Tries Video Again, This Time ScriptedIt’s throwing more money into the video pit.
  17. This iPhone Game Perfectly Encapsulates the Futility of Soul-Sucking Office JobsOh, the joys of office life.
  18. This Ridiculous Tattoo Lets You Order Pizza With a TapAbsolutely, definitely not a PR gimmick.
  19. We Took a Tour of Hillary Clinton’s Young Brooklyn Campaign HeadquartersFeaturing Michelle Kwan, a well-worn beanbag, and a few curious knickknacks, in that order.
  20. MIT Researchers Created a Sanctuary for Bees to Help Save Them From ExtinctionIt’s a room that tricks bees into thinking it’s spring year-round.
  21. Apple Just Changed Your MacBook Pro in One Big WaySay good-bye to your function bar.
  22. Prisoners Aren’t Protected Against Slavery Under the 13th AmendmentPrisoners across the country have been on strike for a month.
  23. Here’s What Trump Has Actually Said About the Iraq War, From the BeginningLet’s check the receipts.
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    Facebook Miscalculated an Important Video Metric for Two YearsThey were off by 60 to 80 percent.
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    Twitter Will Start Showing Ads Alongside VideoVideo publishers can get a generous revenue split by showing ads around their video.
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    Instagram Is Going to Copy All of Snapchat and You’re Going to Use It AnywayMore video all around.
  27. 2016 rnc
    Live Video: Anti-Trump Protesters Take Over Downtown ClevelandMarching toward the RNC.
  28. I’m Tired of Waiting for the Video to Get GoodInstagram and Vine are increasing video length, but not letting users navigate them.
  29. Twitter Has a New Twitter App for CelebritiesGet ready for a lot more video.
  30. Vertical Video WonVideo that’s taller than it is wide is the new normal.
  31. Mute Your Computer Now Because Facebook Says It Could Be All Video in 5 YearsYou get a video. And you get a video. EVERYBODY gets a video.
  32. The 5 Most Cringeworthy Celebrity Trump EndorsementsOh, Tila Tequila.
  33. MIT Researchers Are Designing a Future Without Traffic LightsThey’ve come up with a system they say could reduce traffic to the point where twice as many cars could be on the road.
  34. 1988 Was One of the Most Disastrously Insane Years in Donald Trump’s LifeIt wasn’t his best year for making deals.
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    Zuckerberg: Video Will Soon Be Most of the WebVideo is popular because the News Feed favors video.
  36. early and often
    Watch That Trump Theme Song Get a West Wing TreatmentWith Tom Brady as VP.
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    Video Is the Web’s Future and It’s a Wonderful MessThe rise of video signals the end of uniformity.
  38. There Is Shaky Cam Footage of the Raid That Led to El Chapo’s CaptureThanks to a GoPro worn by one of the Mexican Marines who stormed his compound.
  39. Watch Shia LaBeouf Watching His Own Movies LiveThe actor is back with a narcissistic piece of performance art. 
  40. popemania
    Cheers, Screams Welcome Francis in Central ParkThe long wait and a few brief moments of pure joy. 
  41. crimes and misdemeanors
    Two World Trade Center BASE Jumpers Avoid Jail TimeThey were convicted of reckless endangerment for their 2013 stunt. 
  42. spy games
    John Oliver Asks Edward Snowden If the NSA Can See Americans’ Dick PicsThe answer is usually “yes.”
  43. obama
    Man Genuinely Hopes Obama Got His Ears Pierced for the Right ReasonsJimmy Kimmel did a special edition of “Lie Witness News” with President Obama as its subject.
  44. University of Oklahoma Cuts Ties With Fraternity After Racist Video“You are disgraceful. You have violated all that we stand for. Real Sooners are not racist. Real Sooners are not bigots.”
  45. oh congress!
    Reminder: America’s Infrastructure Is CrumblingAnd Congress isn’t doing anything about it.
  46. speeches
    Everyone Loves This Emotional Monica Lewinsky Speech on Sexism and Cyberbullying“I was Patient Zero: The first person to have their reputation completely destroyed, wordwide, via the internet.”
  47. big speeches
    What You Missed in Obama’s United Nations SpeechA catch-up guide to the president’s remarks to the General Assembly.
  48. real estate
    A Look Inside the Accidentally Preserved 5 Beekman StreetThe building’s trajectory parallels the story of downtown’s history.
  49. ferguson
    Watch Sharpton Preach at Michael Brown’s FuneralThe reverend’s full eulogy.
  50. new york’s finest
    NYPD Officer Loses Badge and Gun After Stomping on a Man’s Head The incident was caught on video.
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