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Writer and filmmaker Lulu Wang spoke to Vox on her struggle to get her movie — the critically-acclaimed The Farewell — made, and how she told the story she wanted to tell. https://bit.ly/2Z0e0gE
Big Little Lies’ season 2 finale ends on a lackluster, disappointing note https://www.vox.com/2019/7/21/20703220/big-little-lies-season-2-finale-recap-review-spoilers?utm_campaign=vox&utm_content=chorus&utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter
These raw photos show the moon landing as you've never seen it before. https://bit.ly/2LzEkee
The controversy over Bernie Sanders's low-paid field staffers is a case study in the power and the limits of Sanders’s less wonky, more moralistic version of left-wing politics, @mattyglesias writes. https://bit.ly/2YjoR8b
At an immigration town hall, @AOC called for a "9/11-style commission" to investigate family separations. “I think that that kind of study is what’s going to be required in order to reunite as many children with their parents as possible,” she said. https://bit.ly/2K0eX1Y
"If this is CNN’s idea of how to cover an election — and I’m not saying it is, not yet — then maybe we’re all doomed." @tvoti reacts to CNN's debate draft special. https://bit.ly/2XUzVJJ
A recent study shows that fish are more emotionally complex than we give them credit for: When fish lose their chosen mates, they become more pessimistic. https://bit.ly/2LvlYeo
It's not too late to grab a cone for #NationalIceCreamDay. And soon, your treat may even be grown in a lab. https://bit.ly/2LxZauE
At Comic-Con, Marvel studios announced plans for continued box office dominance with a Black Widow release date, as well as more info on Doctor Strange 2 and Thor 4. https://bit.ly/2Sukd1E
Robert Mueller is testifying before Congress this week. Mueller has said he put down everything he has to say about conspiracy and obstruction in his report. But top Democrats believe his testimony will change how Americans see what he wrote. https://www.vox.com/policy-and-politics/2019/7/21/20702961/robert-mueller-report-house-testimony-schiff-nadler-intelligence-judiciary-committee-trump?utm_campaign=vox&utm_content=chorus&utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter
Cable news does some stupid things, but this was among the stupidest I’ve seen. Up there with locking Matin Savage in a flight simulator for months. This does beat the hologram though. @brianstelter https://www.vox.com/culture/2019/7/21/20701415/cnn-debate-draft-the-draw-democratic-debates-july?utm_campaign=vox&utm_content=entry&utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter via @voxdotcom
A slew of brands including Lululemon and Patagonia are promising that you can wear their products for days, weeks, or months straight without ever putting them in the wash. But they don't come cheap: https://bit.ly/2YTV4QB
Why did the composer Georg Friedrich Handel get in trouble for a bit of awkward text setting in one of the most famous pieces of Baroque music? @switchedOnPop explains: https://apple.co/2XJfEXk
Astronaut ice cream — did it really fly in outer space? Vox's Phil Edwards investigates, with the help of the Smithsonian and an astronaut.
At least 138,000 — and as many as 430,000 — people took part in the seventh week of mass protests in Hong Kong on Sunday. The extradition bill the protesters fought against has been suspended. But they say they want more. https://www.vox.com/world/2019/7/21/20702812/hong-kong-protests-extradition-bill-independence-police-carrie-lam-beijing?utm_campaign=vox&utm_content=chorus&utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter
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Robert Lee Stinson spent 23 years in a Wisconsin prison based on bogus forensic evidence. Now, decades later, he's finally reached a settlement with the city of Milwaukee. Watch False Positive from Vox's @JossFong for the full story: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EO6kYkoCEsA
When visitors arrive at Antelope Canyon, tour guides instruct all with iPhones to set their camera filter to Vivid Warm for the promise of a perfect photo. We examine how a natural wonder, and sacred Navajo site, is adapting to the Instagram tourism age: https://bit.ly/2Z2NjHY
CNN reduced presidential politics to a game of bingo for its debate draft special. https://www.vox.com/culture/2019/7/21/20701415/cnn-debate-draft-the-draw-democratic-debates-july?utm_campaign=vox&utm_content=chorus&utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter
Here's why people took to the streets of Puerto Rico in protest this week https://bit.ly/2ZdP456
How "curatorial fandom" ruined the Game of Thrones finale. https://bit.ly/2Z2b5nJ
50 years ago, Neil Armstrong walked on the moon. It was the climax of years of preparation and research. Here’s how they actually got there. #Apollo50th
Here's the speech President Nixon never had to give — written in the event that Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin didn't make it off the moon. https://bit.ly/2XRF4SF
All the grand ideas of Elon Musk and Jeff Bezos of a long-term human presence in space depend on one thing: that our feeble human bodies can handle it. https://bit.ly/2YjvgA4
That chalky space ice cream you got at the gift shop? It's a crumbly con. https://bit.ly/2YdCtlr
You've probably eaten astronaut ice cream as a kid. But did it really fly? And was it really eaten by astronauts? @PhilEdwardsInc investigates. #NationalIceCreamDay.
Flight attendants reported a slew of medical ailments after their airlines got new uniforms. But no one knows exactly why it's happening. https://bit.ly/2LyQDro
RT @voxdotcom: “Some of the other candidates are taking what seem to be 20th century approaches to 21st century problems,” says 2020 candid…
Stanley Kubrick’s special effects guy was involved in the moon landing, but in a more mundane way than the conspiracy theories make out. https://bit.ly/2YXEorn
Cats, the musical and now movie, is about cats. But it's also about the obsolescence of old age, and the sweet release of death. Here are answers to some other Cats questions you were too embarrassed to ask. https://bit.ly/2Lwu9qZ
RT @voxdotcom: “Some of the other candidates are taking what seem to be 20th century approaches to 21st century problems,” says 2020 candid…
We finally have an idea of what Marvel has planned for Phase 4 — the studio just announced 10 projects for 2020 and 2021 at San Diego Comic-Con. https://www.vox.com/2019/7/20/20699437/marvel-phase-4-schedule-black-widow-eternals-thor-4-doctor-strange-2?utm_campaign=vox&utm_content=chorus&utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter
As the climate changes, summer nights are warming faster than days. https://bit.ly/2Z25tJQ
People only make the effort to borrow a streaming password for something they actually want to watch. https://bit.ly/2kdvsPm
Why does the moon landing footage still looks so grainy and ghostly? It turns out there’s a really good reason: NASA accidentally taped over the original footage. #Apollo50th https://bit.ly/2XUzdMs
Republican Mark Sanford is considering a primary challenge to Trump in order to save America from...the deficit. https://bit.ly/2Zclugk
Trump on why he wants to help jailed A$AP Rocky: "He has tremendous support from the African American community in this country ... when I say African American, I think I can really say from everybody in the country, because we’re all one." https://www.vox.com/2019/7/20/20702082/asap-rocky-free-sweden-jail-stockholm-donald-trump-kanye-kim-kardashian-west-stefan-lofven?utm_campaign=vox&utm_content=chorus&utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter
The software that put a man on the moon was written by a woman. Meet Margaret Hamilton: https://bit.ly/2Z0B2UG
$115 million made its way to the ALS Association after the Ice Bucket Challenge took America by storm. This is how they spent it. https://bit.ly/2Z28cmT
Protesters are calling for Puerto Rico’s Gov. Ricardo Rosselló to resign over two scandals. First, the FBI arrested two former officials. Then, nearly 900 pages of homophobic, sexist, and vulgar texts between Rosselló and his aides were leaked. https://www.vox.com/2019/7/20/20701898/puerto-rico-protests-ricardo-rossello-resign-ricky-renuncia-text-scandal?utm_campaign=vox&utm_content=chorus&utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter
#Apollo11 landed on the moon 50 years ago today. Now, NASA’s talking about going back. But is it worth it? We talk to lunar geologists about what we’ve already learned from the first Apollo missions, and what’s left to discover. Listen: https://spoti.fi/2SlT4hG
What astronaut diapers can teach us about the origins of life.
It’s shrewd, aspirational marketing — not just hot weather — that gave rise to rosé, Aperol spritzes and hard seltzer. https://bit.ly/2XNMHcA
The moon rock samples from the Apollo missions are a link between us and the heavens, helping us see deeper into them and understand what we find. For planetary scientists, research on these lunar samples is invaluable. #Apollo50th https://bit.ly/2JB4c7z
Today marks the 50th anniversary of the first moon landing. But since the Apollo program ended in the 1970s, human beings haven’t ventured very far out from our home planet. Are our bodies up to the challenge? #Apollo50th https://bit.ly/2LuTaTd
How Chicago built house music from the ashes of disco: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FrqIA0PpAv8
Trump didn’t seem to know much about ethnic cleansing in Myanmar, the imprisonment of Uighurs in China, or the suffering of Yazidis in Iraq during a meeting with people who’ve faced religious persecution. https://www.vox.com/2019/7/20/20701802/donald-trump-nadia-murad-yazidi-uighur-rohingya-refugees-iraq-china-myanmar?utm_campaign=vox&utm_content=chorus&utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter
50 years ago today, Apollo 11 landed on the moon. It took 4 days and an incredible mid-flight rotation to accomplish.. #Apollo50th
Tour de France teams are made up of eight riders who do everything together. Race, eat, recover, and repeat, for 21 stages and nearly 2,100 miles over 23 days. #TDF2019 Via @SBNation: https://bit.ly/2xGwkiJ
Why the ending of Game of Thrones elevated the worst of fan culture https://www.vox.com/2019/7/20/18638718/game-of-thrones-ending-bran-stark-transformative-fandom?utm_campaign=vox&utm_content=chorus&utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter
Across all 6 moon landings, Apollo astronauts left 96 bags of human waste on the moon. Here’s why we should go back for it. #Apollo50th
The first night of the second Democratic presidential debate will pit Bernie Sanders against Elizabeth Warren. The second will feature another matchup between Kamala Harris and Joe Biden. https://bit.ly/2So12GV
Getting a sudden windfall is a good thing, right? https://www.vox.com/future-perfect/2019/7/20/20699732/ice-bucket-challenge-viral-charity-als?utm_campaign=vox&utm_conten t=chorus&utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter
RT @voxdotcom: Insurers are regarded as defenders of health care dollars, but the case of David Williams shows how they allow costs to rise…
Imagine: Private sessions with a personal trainer, 100% covered by your insurance plan. Sound too good to be true? It was. @marshall_allen reports, from @propublica and @voxdotcom: https://propub.li/2XUKvQP
Probably don’t download FaceApp but also definitely don’t panic about it https://www.vox.com/the-goods/2019/7/17/20698271/faceapp-privacy-panic-russia-old-face-filter-app?utm_campaign=vox&utm_content=entry&utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter via @voxdotcom
RT @voxdotcom: “If history is any guide, the people that are leading the race today are not going to be the nominee,” says 2020 candidate @…
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