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Russian military disinformation online is making Americans go nuts, QAnon edition

Wow. As Natasha Bertrand said on Friday, someone should maybe follow up on the last part of this paragraph from Charlotte Alter's piece for Time, "How Conspiracy Theories Are Shaping the 2020 Election—and Shaking the Foundation of American Democracy." This is straight-up crazypants stuff, but people are talking about killing themselves if Joe Biden wins, ...

Read this moving webcomic about peaches as they related to mental health and racism.

At The Catapult, writer/artist Shing Yin Khor has an incredibly beautiful illustrated essay about her relationship with peaches and depression — connecting both things back to their own Chinese heritage, and to the fruit's relationship with Confederate white supremacy in America. Khor takes a touching personal narrative and deftly weaves it through and around hundreds ...

Listen to “Songs About Comic Books & Mid-30s Malaise,” the new album from the Roland High Life

When I'm not writing things here on BoingBoing and elsewhere, I also sing and play guitar for an indie rock called the Roland High Life. And today, we have a new album out called "Songs About Comic Books & Mid-30s Malaise!" The subject matter is precisely as you would expect it to be. You can ...

“The Pout-Pout Fish” is a truly terrible childrens’ book series for teaching about consent and mental health

My first son was born in early June. As terrifying as it was to have a premature child during an outbreak of police violence in the middle of a pandemic, it was made worse by The Pout-Pout Fish. I don't know which of my mom's friends (presumably) bought us this book at the baby shower. ...

Diplo debuts songs from ambient album on Calm app and yes, you did read that correctly

08.28.2020 · Posted in Technology Articles

2020 has been a year of surprises and that's putting it mildly. And one of those surprises comes in the form of Diplo — the award-winning EDM producer and DJ — debuting songs from his new album on Calm, the meditation app.  Diplo's n... ...