About a 2001 paper that looked at how creatures created on a gadget spread around a school, and how people fail to see beyond their own small network.
Social Autopsy founder Candace Owens channels GamerGate in bizarre attack on Zoe Quinn :: We Hunted The Mammoth
This gets more amazing the further you read. Things just get messier and messier. The ‘New York’ article linked to near the end is also good, and similar.
On CMSs stripping formatting and how troublesome that can be. My first thought is “Why is this CMS so awful that the journalists aren’t writing and editing their own drafts in it?” (via @simonw)
@gwire I am shocked, SHOCKED, to see the Doctor dealing with Daleks accompanied by a young woman. Is there no end to this innovation?
@ludflu Well he’s not a bot, as in algorithmicly generated, so he’d probably be fine.
@morrick I shall travel back in time and silence them, one algorithm at a time, to save humanity’s future sanity.
I mute (nearly) all twitter bots.
I am The Bot Muter.