We Love the Internet 2017/25: The Muscle up edition

Part 1: For the day job

Things to think about:

· Media Companies Are Getting Sick of Facebook

· A discussion about AI’s conflicts and challenges

· Circle Gets the Square

· Young Men Are Playing Video Games Instead of Getting Jobs. That’s OK. (For Now.)

· Netflix is turning into HBO

Reference points:

· YouTube DJ

· The Lyttle Lytton Contest winner

· UK election analysis

· What Ideas Are Trending Among Tech’s Biggest Influencers?

· The Ultimate Guide To Making Smart Decisions

Longer reads

· A Sociology of the Smartphone

· How The Guardian Lost America

· Susan Wojcicki has transformed YouTube — but she isn’t done yet

· The shelf life of John Mackey

· How the trendiest grilled cheese venue got burnt

Part 2: For the lunch-break

Things to play with/watch/listen to:

· Muscle up

· 27 Styles of Rapping

· Rundfunk-Tanzorchester Ehrenfeld : Daft Punk — “Harder, Better, Faster, Stronger”

· Woodswimmer

· Weirdo college student supports homophobic preacher

· 35 unbelievable cooking hacks

· Victim uses machete to fight off armed home invaders

· Robot sumo

Things to look at/read:

· 50 States, 50 Beers We Love

· Here’s How 15 Hardcore Athletes Train During Ramadan

· The awkwardness of becoming a teen, laid bare

· When Your Child Is a Psychopath

· A Number of Reasons I’ve Been Depressed Lately

· City of Villains: Why I Don’t Trust Batman

· A nasty name for a nasty thing

Animal corner

· Elephant rescue

· I added some music to this

Tweets of the week:

· “Need to tell this woman she’s wrong and also let her know I’m very horny”

· Have I ever told you how glad I am that these pictures exist?

· Marilyn Manson seen here with his father, Marilyn Mandad.

· Brexit, the movie

· I can’t stop laughing at this

· A Tale of Two Push Alerts

· No caption necessary

· no actor will ever hate their own movie as passionately as robert pattinson hated twilight

Part 3: For the weekend

Longer reads

· Radiohead’s ‘OK Computer’: An Oral History

· The 50 Best Good Bad Movies

· 35 Years Of American Death

· The Long, Lonely Road of Chelsea Manning

· Pornhub Is the Kinsey Report of Our Time

· How the U.S. triggered a massacre in Mexico

· How Kim Kardashian Pushed The Boundaries Of Celebrity Pregnancy

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