Ben Goggin

Ben is the culture editor at Inverse. Previously he worked at Digg. When he’s not scrolling through Twitter he’s probably working towards a critical discourse of memes. Email him at ben@inverse.com.
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Alt-Right Site Gab Says Microsoft Threatening To De-Host Over Extreme Posts
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The accusation follows a series of actions against conservative conspiracy site InfoWars.
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Is Ivanka Trump a Secret Kendrick Lamar Fan? A Twitter Investigation
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Despite being a senior Trump advisor, Ivanka has recently been active on liberal Twitter.
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InfoWars App Hits No. 3 Spot in Apple App Store as Alex Jones Fans Rejoice
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The app was in the 47th spot two days ago.
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'House of Cards' Can Be the Blueprint for TV Series Returning After #MeToo
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In the last season, Robin Wright is expected to take center stage.
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InfoWars Shoots to Fourth Place in Apple News App Rankings Ahead of Google
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One day before, it was in 45th place.
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Donald Trump Jr. Just Defended Alex Jones and InfoWars on Twitter
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Jones asked for help on Monday's show. His cries didn't fall on deaf ears.
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Why Did It Take So Long to Ban Alex Jones? The Persistence of 'InfoWars'
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'InfoWars' has always violated community standards — why are platforms just addressing it now?
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InfoWars Podcasts Pulled by Apple, but App Still Available in App Store
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You can still get 'The Alex Jones Show' through the App Store.
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Travis Scott Transphobic? Why His Album Cover Is Tearing the Internet Apart
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Instagramers are feuding after a trans model was photoshopped off of the new Travis Scott cover. 
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South African Land Reform: How Redistribution Could Transform the Country
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Could radical land reform foster racial harmony?
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How Trump's New Car Pollution Plan Could Split the Market Into Two
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California or bust.
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Reddit Hack: Old Private Messages, Emails, and Passwords Exposed 
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Critical data from between 2005 and 2007 was accessed.
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Senator References the "This Is Fine" Meme in Election Interference Hearing
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Is this fine?
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Reports That a Child Died in ICE Detention Center Spark Twitter Chaos
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ICE has denied the reports on Twitter.
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What to Know About Kelvin Droegemeier: Trump's Reported Tech-Science Pick
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This will clearly have an effect on the space force.
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Facebook's New Plane Reaction Was Leftover From a Hackathon
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It's not sticking around.
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Everything Is Alive: What Interviews With Objects Say About Podcasting
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What if your can of soda could talk?
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Drug Memes Are Taking Over: Why People Traffic Viral Cocaine Posts
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As cocaine memes go viral, more young people are trying the drug for the first time.
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Is MoviePass Worth It? Why New Charges and Restrictions Spoil the Service
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"Unlimited" doesn't mean what it used to.
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These 6 Yodeling Kid Remixes on Soundcloud Are Actually Really Good
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Say no more.