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Daily Beast’s Lizzie Crocker resigns following plagiarism scandal On Sunday, the Daily Beast reporter was forced to resign after being outed for plagiarizing an article first posted on the Weekly Standard by Alice B. Lloyd.

Maybe she can plagiarize a WikiHow on how to get out of hot water. The article in question, “How Katie Roiphe Became Feminism’s Nemesis-in-Chief,” lifted entire paragraphs from Lloyd’s article about the #MeToo movement and the ongoing witch hunt for male sex predators in the media. Lloyd’s original January 11 article concerned Katie Roiphe, who planned to reveal the identity of the author of the “Shitty Media…

Porn star Olivia Nova, 20, found dead in Vegas home Olivia Nova spent Christmas alone, tweeting a plea out to fans for some company: “would lift my spirits,” she wrote.

A newcomer to the adult film industry, in a recent interview Nova said that in ten years she envisioned herself a college graduate and working for a non-profit. Completing school had been a goal for the pretty brunette, 20 year old. Tragically those dreams would come to an end Tuesday when Nova’s manager confirmed her lifeless body had been discovered at her Las Vegas home. Nova got…

Magic: The Gathering has a pedophile problem no one wants to acknowledge Magic: The Gathering is mired in a controversy surrounding allegations that some of its high-level tournament “judges” are pedophiles who were not given background checks by Wizards of the Coast, allowing them to mingle with children who play the game.

Jeremy Hambly, better known as the host of The Quartering and Unsleeved Media on YouTube outed several high-profile judges for their pasts, who are serving time for convictions on child pornography charges. Hambly is currently embroiled in what some refer to as the “next GamerGate” for taking the Hasbro-owned Wizards of the Coast and its surrounding entities to task for failing the gaming community. Hasbro, the American…

Kilroy is dead – a breakdown of the YouTube skeptic community’s largest controversy yet What a shitshow.

The Kilroy Free Speech conference organized by the YouTube skeptic and commentary community is dead in the water. Weeks of controversy between invited speakers, planners, and its co-founders culminated in the departure of its project staff on Sunday. The Phoenix, Arizona-based event was initially devised by two YouTubers—Dave Cullen, and the lesser-known Based Mama, the latter of whom led the project—in April 2018. Promoted as an event ostensibly…

LAPD arrests Wichita swatter following reports from gamers who identified him The Los Angeles Police Department has arrested a 25-year-old man in connection to the fatal Wichita swatting case, which claimed the life of one man.

On Thursday, a man whose address was sent to an alleged swatter by a Call of Duty player following an online dispute over $1.50 became the victim of a police raid, which ended in the tragic loss of his life. The alleged swatter called in a fake hostage situation on the home address of Andrew Finch, who was unarmed at the time of the fatal shooting. Following…

Man DEAD after Call of Duty teammate swatted him over a $1.5 wager The swatter is believed to also be responsible for forcing the evacuation of the Call of Duty World League on December 8 when he called in a hoax bomb threat.

An online match of the popular online video game, Call of Duty: WWII, has escalated into real-world violence when one player allegedly prank called the police to SWAT his teammate over an argument over a $1.50 video game wager. Police in Wichita, Kansas say that a tragic shooting on Thursday may have been the result of a “swatting,” which is the practice of getting a SWAT team…

Zoe Quinn accuses ‘Bright’ and ‘Dirk Gently’ screenwriter Max Landis of rape She does not claim to be the victim, or know any of his alleged victims, describing only the rumors she’s heard

Zoe Quinn, the woman at the center of the GamerGate controversy, took to Twitter to accuse the controversial Hollywood screenwriter Max Landis of committing rape and sexual assault. However, Quinn does not claim to be the victim, or know any of his alleged victims, describing only the rumors she’s heard of him in a situation similar to the controversy currently brewing in Magic: The Gathering. Her accusations follow…

Bombshell report reveals Cenk Uygur’s slimy past Presenting himself as a pillar of the progressive left and feminism, newly uncovered details of Cenk Uygur’s past reveal he's a massive hypocrite.

A damning report by Cassandra Fairbanks about the neoliberal talking head and The  Young Turks host reveals a depravity of character ostensibly alien to progressives. Before he got to signal his virtue from the mountaintops of YouTube’s front page, Cenk Uygur expressed pro-rape views, championed sexual harassment, prostitution and human trafficking, and racist views of Native Americans. In a now-deleted post from 2003, the progressive ideologue wrote about…

A joke, a media storm, and a destroyed life… Is ‘Magic: The Gathering’ the next Gamergate? A male internet personality made a mean joke on Twitter about a woman.

She accused him of serial harassment without evidence. The story was debunked. A geek community rallied with the media to ostracize the man, to try to get him fired, and to destroy his life. He received real harassment, including death threats. The media was silent. Then, a corporation doubles down to purge him, hurting him financially. Does this story sound familiar? Over the last several weeks, we’ve…

Hate campaign against “homophobic” porn star continues — even after her suicide August Ames was bullied to death for refusing sex with gay men, and Social Justice is a hate that doesn't know how to stop.

The cavalcade of checkmarks and gay and transgender porn actors who hounded August Ames until she committed suicide this week are making excuses for the attacks that her family believes contributed to her death. Ames, whose real name is Mercedes Grabowski, became the subject of a harassment campaign following her refusal to have sex with gay actors. The late adult film actress denied accusations of homophobia, clarifying…

Porn star hunted by hate mob for refusing sex with gay men has committed suicide The Twitter mob has been after August Ames (Mercedes Grabowski) since revealing that she practices safe sex, which excludes "crossover" actors from gay porn.

The death of porn star August Ames, who was being targeted by a hate mob for not having sex with “crossover” actors (male porn stars who participate in both straight and gay porn), was confirmed by the Ventura County Medical Examiner’s office today. Her friends suspected that she committed suicide due to the bullying on Twitter. Sources told the Blast that Ames suffered from long-term depression and…

Jesse Singal accused of harassing trans*, deletes Twitter account Eating their own.

Jesse Singal, a New York Magazine contributor, has signed off Twitter for what may be the last time. Opting to delete his account instead of facing the music, Singal made his exit following harassment allegations. Over the past two years, Singal has been writing critically about transgender issues for NYMag, earning him accusations of transphobia from certain quarters. Amid accusations of bigotry towards transgender people, allegations have…

Lawmakers could outlaw ‘loot boxes’ following EA microtransactions outrage Gambling complaints filed by people outraged over Star Wars: Battlefront 2 in-game transactions could turn into law against loot boxes.

EA Games’ latest first-person shooter, Star Wars: Battlefront 2, kicked off a firestorm of outrage when it was released earlier this month. Much of the anger stemmed from its implementation of in-game transactions. EA won’t just hurt the Star Wars brand, it’ll damage the entire game industry–should Big Government step in to impose oppressive regulations. Governments and gambling regulators are now stepping in to determine whether loot…

Vice employees are reporting a hellscape of sexual harassment Vice Media’s head of documentaries is the latest casualty in the war on sexual abusers in Hollywood and the media. And he’s only the tip of the iceberg.

The man in charge of the only good element of Vice is accused of having terrible vices of his own — including promoting a “toxic” culture of sexual harassment at the company. The company confirmed with the Hollywood Reporter over the weekend that it suspended Jason Mojica, who is accused of sexually harassing a former employee. Mojica led Vice’s documentary film unit, and was formerly editor-in-chief of…