social media

Getty
August 08, 2019 - 7:43 am
Farmer Boys, a California burger chain, says it is looking for an intern willing to toil for one day in exchange for $1,000. The work? Testing bacon. The internship offer is clearly a promotional stunt aimed at getting more social media followers and buzz, given that would-be interns must post "a...
Read More
Rebekah Sager
August 07, 2019 - 12:29 pm
It's recently come to light that real estate developer and majority owner of Related Companies, Stephen Ross is the owner of the popular fitness clubs Equinox, PURE Yoga, Blink Fitness and SoulCycle. Worth $7.7 billion according to Forbes, Ross is also the owner or developer of among others, the...
Read More
Rebekah Sager
July 25, 2019 - 11:55 am
Apparently chicken has a longer shelf-life than first imagined. Diners at a restaurant were horrified as they witnessed what appeared to be a piece of raw chicken rise up of a plate, leap off the table and fling itself onto the floor. The video was shot by Rie Phillips of Florida. She posted the...
Read More
Jacksonville Sheriff's Department/Jacksonville Sheriff's Department
July 12, 2019 - 10:10 am
From licking ice-cream to peeing in the equipment used to make the ice-cream, to now the latest, a girl caught on camera licking a tongue depressor in a doctor's office and putting it back -- tampering with items that should be touched, appears to be the latest social media gimmick. Cori E. Ward of...
Read More
Getty
July 09, 2019 - 8:38 am
A federal appeals court says President Donald Trump can't ban critics from his Twitter account. The 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Manhattan ruled Tuesday. A three-judge panel agreed with a lower court judge who said Trump violates the First Amendment when he blocks critics. In May of last...
Read More
CBS
July 09, 2019 - 7:28 am
A 36-year-old man has been arrested after filming himself copying a teen's viral video in which she licked a half gallon of Blue Bell ice cream in a supermarket, Louisiana authorities said. Assumption Parish Sheriff's Office (APSO) deputies took Lenise Martin III into custody on Saturday, CBS Baton...
Read More
Getty
July 05, 2019 - 11:12 am
Italian airline Alitalia has apologized for a controversial promotional video featuring an actor in blackface portraying President Barack Obama after social media users lashed out at the airline over what they called a racist move. The ad, which ran in Italian, was part of a series of videos...
Read More
USA Today
July 01, 2019 - 7:10 am
2020 Democratic hopeful Kamala Harris was the target of a birtherism-like attack — retweeted and then deleted by President Trump's son Donald Trump Jr. — targeting her identity as "not an American Black." Her rivals for the Democratic nomination jumped to her defense on Saturday, including former...
Read More
Getty
Ameera Butt
June 20, 2019 - 10:49 am
Awwww. A baby male zebra made his debut at the LA Zoo Thursday morning. The zoo posted a sweet video on its Instagram page saying "for the first time in over 30 years, Los Angelenos have not just one, but now *two* zebra foals in their backyard: our newest addition was born on April 24 and now he's...
Read More
Getty/Alberto E. Rodriguez
Ameera Butt
June 20, 2019 - 9:18 am
It's over between Ashton Kutcher and Mila Kunis. Well, no not really. That's what an article from In Touch Weekly alleged and the couple, who tied the knot in 2015 and have two children together, took to Instagram to spoof the tabloid. Apparently, they broke up, Mila got the kids and a dark secret...
Read More

Pages