After Biden talks to man named Brandon, internet wonders if it’s retort to ‘Let’s Go Brandon’ taunt- Tempemail

After President Joe Biden spoke with a disabled American named Brandon, some online wondered if the conversation was related to a right-wing taunt involving that name. “Let’s Go Brandon” has become an anti-Biden war cry in recent weeks, after an NBC reporter misheard a crowd of NASCAR fans chanting “F*** Continue Reading

Facebonk, Bacefook, Hellsite: Zuck, the internet has some suggestions | Facebook- Tempemail

Facebook is reportedly preparing to unveil a new name as the company seeks to rebrand, and the internet has already come through with some pointed suggestions. The plans, first reported by the Verge on Tuesday, comes at a time of upheaval for the company. In the last few months alone, Continue Reading

Concetta Caristo: the 10 funniest things I have ever seen (on the internet) | Comedy- Tempemail

My earliest memory of something funny online was the Papa’s Boat meme. It’s a reference to a poem called The Old World that was featured on the 2010 School Certificate English test for Year 10 students. In 2010, Facebook was king and so was liking funny Facebook pages. They would Continue Reading

BT down: Internet and email not working for thousands of users- Tempemail

BT appears to be suffering an outage, with users complaining of being unable to connect to broadband internet. Website health monitor DownDetector registered thousands of reports on Thursday morning. Service appeared to go down at around 11am, with some users receiving a message saying their internet service provider (ISP) is Continue Reading

Kyran Wheatley: the 10 funniest things I have ever seen (on the internet) | Comedy- Tempemail

This is my worst skill – remembering things. And a key reason why you find less and less of me doing standup and more and more of me not doing standup. I can’t remember anything. Somewhere along the way the heady mix of misspent youth and misspent time-since-youth has resulted Continue Reading

Websites hosting porn in UK told to enforce age checks or face fines | Internet safety- Tempemail

UK websites and apps that host pornography and adult material – such as OnlyFans and PocketStars – must put in place strict age-verification processes or face severe financial penalties, the communications watchdog has said. Video-sharing platforms (VSPs) established in the UK – including TikTok, Snapchat, Vimeo and Twitch – face Continue Reading

Maryland zebras are still on the run and enjoying newfound internet stardom- Tempemail

Five zebras remain on the loose nearly a month after they escaped a farm in Maryland, with multiple sightings reported across the region. While caretakers have been trying to lure the animals into a fenced feeding area since their escape on 31 August, the zebras have successfully managed to evade Continue Reading

Memes, hot takes and mockery: how the internet reacted to Gladys Berejiklian’s resignation | Gladys Berejiklian- Tempemail

Since taking office in 2017, Gladys Berejiklian has always inspired strong emotions. Not always positive, but always passionate. It’s hardly then that surprising the internet exploded when she resigned as New South Wales premier on Friday after the Independent Commission Against Corruption’s shock announcement they would investigate her conduct in Continue Reading

‘People are drawn to it’: how the Gabby Petito case fascinated internet sleuths | Florida- Tempemail

The disappearance and death of Gabby Petito and the police hunt for her boyfriend have generated a whirlwind online, with a multitude of armchair detectives and others sharing tips, possible sightings and theories by way of TikTok, Instagram and YouTube. Whether the frenzy of attention and internet sleuthing has helped Continue Reading

FlexMami: the 10 funniest things I have ever seen (on the internet) | Culture- Tempemail

Saying the internet raised me is extreme, but it helps explain how much I can’t separate my reality from it. Perhaps it’d be better to say the internet co-parented me because my mum is literally the best and deserves the sole title. What started out as a place for adolescent Continue Reading