Playing nice with a president so contemptuous of the media is going to be challenging for journalists. Bee has resolved to play not-nice. The post Samantha Bee’s Full-Frontal Assault on the Trump Regime appeared first on WIRED.
“We can make fun and we can fight and we can do it through jokes and through comedy, but it has to be about more than why people are reprehensible.” The post Confessions of Presidential Joke Writer Jon Lovett appeared first on WIRED.
The company’s test cars are running again in San Francisco, Pittsburgh and Arizona. View Entire Post ›
Samuel Hawley teaches his 12-year-old daughter Loo how to shoot a gun in this excerpt from Hannah Tinti’s new novel, The Twelve Lives of Samuel Hawley. View Entire Post ›
A spokesperson for Tinder told BuzzFeed News that anyone requesting money on the app would be banned. View Entire Post ›
A Seattle startup called Wrench has raised $4 million in Series A funding for an app that sends certified auto mechanics to the customer’s door. The round was led by Madrona Venture Group, according to Wrench CEO and co-founder Ed Petersen. In general, people dread cars repairs. According to a AAA survey, 2 out of 3 people in the U.S. don’t […]
Turvo, a two-year-old, Sunnyvale, Ca.-based company, is emerging today with an idea so ambitious that investors have provided it with $25 million in Series A funding to chase it. What it wants to do: connect people looking to have things shipped, which doesn’t sound so unlike what a lot of both traditional and newer companies want to […]