QAnon Conspiracy Theories and Hate Speech Flood Twitter, Despite Crackdown

Despite taking a number of steps to crackdown on misinformation and hate speech appearing on the site, extremist material and conspiracy theory content is frequently shared on Twitter via links from the far-right “free speech network” Gab. According to a report from the Anti-Defamation League, more than 112,000 tweets were posted containing links to Gab… Continue reading QAnon Conspiracy Theories and Hate Speech Flood Twitter, Despite Crackdown

Blue Ridge Rock Festival complaints flood social media

BLAIRS, Va. (WDBJ) – As day two of the Blue Ridge Rock Festival arrived, campers and visitors were hoping it would be better than the first one as they say it was a nightmare getting to and from the festival. “They want to talk about being fan driven, the fans are doing what they can… Continue reading Blue Ridge Rock Festival complaints flood social media

Malayalam mega star Mammootty turns 70, celebs, fans flood social media with greetings

Some actors are like aged wine. As they grow older, they may look more fresh and charismatic and Malayalam mega star Mammootty is such an actor for whom age seems to be just a number. As the hero turned 70 years old on Tuesday, he is still busy with a handful of new projects… Continue reading Malayalam mega star Mammootty turns 70, celebs, fans flood social media with greetings

TikTok Users and Coders Flood Texas Abortion Site with Fake Tips

Demonstrators protest against the new state law creating an almost complete ban on abortions in Texas, outside the State Capitol in Austin, Wednesday, Sept. 1, 2021. (Montinique Monroe/The New York Times) After a Texas law restricting abortion went into effect Wednesday, the state’s largest anti-abortion group publicized a website that invited citizens to inform on… Continue reading TikTok Users and Coders Flood Texas Abortion Site with Fake Tips

‘Still the GOAT’: Simone Biles receives flood of support on social media

(NEXSTAR) – After Simone Biles realized that something was wrong, the legendary gymnast known for her stunning physical ability showed tremendous inner strength by withdrawing from competition Tuesday. Biles, who revealed on social media Monday that she felt the weight of the world on her coming into the Tokyo Olympics, uncharacteristically missed a vault and… Continue reading ‘Still the GOAT’: Simone Biles receives flood of support on social media

Covid-19 quick test kits flood social media

A medical equipment group on Facebook has been recording at least 20 such posts a day, with the test kits ranging from VND100,000 ($4.35) to VND800,000. They are often advertised as having an accuracy rate of over 92 percent. Each kit can test two persons in 15 minutes each. Chinese equipment cost the least, Vietnamese… Continue reading Covid-19 quick test kits flood social media

Viral Image Of Flooded Showroom Is From Patna, Not Mumbai

A picture of a showroom filled with water is going viral on social media. It is being claimed by social media users that this photo is of Mumbai, where heavy rain is wreaking havoc these days. Mumbai is currently witnessing heavy rainfall, which is almost 90% of the average rainfall of the entire monsoon season.… Continue reading Viral Image Of Flooded Showroom Is From Patna, Not Mumbai