TapMedia‏ Twitter account goes rogue as former employee calls out CEO for sexism

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Hell hath no fury like a former social media manager scorned.

TapMedia learned that the hard way after a former social media manager took the reigns to the company’s Twitter account and blasted the company’s CEO, John Meyer, for being sexist.

In the replies to that tweet, the person who took over the account clarified that she’s a woman, and adds more on why she believes Meyer’s tweet, which poked fun at a woman’s eyebrows, was sexist. 

In addition to calling Meyer sexist, the tweeter at hand also sent out a barrage of tweets, revealing details about her time at TapMedia, including how much money she reportedly made. Read more…

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Why Trump’s tweets banning trans people from the military are his most destructive yet

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Donald Trump is unconvinced that transgender people have the right to exist. At least, that’s the message behind his recent string of destructive tweets.

In the series of his most damaging and demeaning tweets yet, President Trump announced on Wednesday that he’s banning transgender people from all forms of military service. And while that’s clearly identity-based discrimination, it gets worse. Trump’s choice to announce such a policy on Twitter using cold, offensive language further illustrates the jaw-dropping disregard and distaste he and his administration have for the transgender community.  Read more…

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Why Trump’s tweets banning trans people from the military are his most destructive yet

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Donald Trump is unconvinced that transgender people have the right to exist. At least, that’s the message behind his recent string of destructive tweets.

In the series of his most damaging and demeaning tweets yet, President Trump announced on Wednesday that he’s banning transgender people from all forms of military service. And while that’s clearly identity-based discrimination, it gets worse. Trump’s choice to announce such a policy on Twitter using cold, offensive language further illustrates the jaw-dropping disregard and distaste he and his administration have for the transgender community.  Read more…

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Glowing beer is a thing thanks to biohacking technology

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CRISPR-Cas9 is a gene-editing technique that uses bacterial protein to replace segments of DNA. Although CRISPR has clinical applications that could potentially help many, it can also be used to do fun experiments like brewing glowing beer by editing the DNA of yeast. Read more…

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Glowing beer is a thing thanks to biohacking technology

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CRISPR-Cas9 is a gene-editing technique that uses bacterial protein to replace segments of DNA. Although CRISPR has clinical applications that could potentially help many, it can also be used to do fun experiments like brewing glowing beer by editing the DNA of yeast. Read more…

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