Ashley Feinberg

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Ashley Feinberg

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You Can Do Better Than Stock Reaction GIFs

You Can Do Better Than Stock Reaction GIFs

Last week, Google released a new, GIF-friendly keyboard that lets you choose from a selection of fun animations. Perhaps you’re feeling particularly Mr. Bean-frowning-against-a-blue-background. Or maybe you’re in more of a you-go-glenn-coco-scene-from-Mean–Girls mood. That’s fine. But when it comes time to express those feelings, please, for the love of god,…

The Pope’s Twitter Mentions Are A Living Hell

The Pope’s Twitter Mentions Are A Living Hell

The internet is, generally speaking, a garbage dump suffused with vitriol and poison. “But surely,” some might ask, “the one, tiny corner of Twitter devoted to Cool Pope Francis would be a respite for our bitter, blackened hearts?” To which the answer is: Of course not, no.