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Why are brands so bad at apologizing?

According to a professional apologizer.

Teens are calling themselves “ugly” on TikTok. It’s not as depressing as you think.

Instagram is a beauty pageant. TikTok is where kids are free to be mediocre.

Trump showed he doesn’t understand Turkey — while standing next to Turkey’s president

It was a bad time to have Erdogan in the White House. And somehow, Trump made it even worse.

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Bill and Kent's congressional adventure

The first public hearing in the impeachment inquiry was held today. Vox’s Andrew Prokop explains the significance of the testimonies given by Ambassador William Taylor and George Kent, deputy assistant secretary at the State Department.

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The impeachment hearings went public. Here are the most important takeaways.

Google’s former CEO just committed another $1 billion to charity. But he’s spending it on buzzwords.

House Democrats took a big step to get the Equal Rights Amendment moving again

Republicans tried to make a clear case Trump did nothing wrong at the first impeachment hearings

Climate change will affect “every single stage” of a child’s life, health researchers warn

The Disney+ edit of Star Wars changed the “Han shot first” scene. Again.

House Republicans were still fixated on the whistleblower at this week’s impeachment hearing

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How The Report condenses the post-9/11 CIA torture report into a devastating paranoid thriller

Greta Thunberg is sailing to the next big climate event in Spain

Trump is reportedly planning to promote Ken Cuccinelli to a top position at DHS

What George Kent’s bow tie says about his impeachment testimony

A new study found marijuana legalization leads to more problematic use

Where to watch All the President's Men and 9 other films about Nixon

Who’s who in the impeachment hearings on Ukraine

Bill Taylor dropped a bombshell in his impeachment hearing opening statement

Carmen Maria Machado’s new memoir is a portrait of a relationship in fragments

AOC and Ilhan Omar call for Stephen Miller’s resignation over his promotion of white supremacist articles

Dopamine fasting is Silicon Valley’s hot new trend. Is it backed by science?

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The Airbnb Scam

An Airbnb scam exposed, and why Silicon Valley’s culture of growth-at-all-costs means safeguards are an afterthought. Links to resources discussed: I Accidentally Uncovered a Nationwide Scam on Airbnb Brian Chesky on the Recode Decode podcast Super Pumped  Featuring: @allie_conti @MikeIsaac Host: Arielle Duhaime-Ross (@adrs), host and lead reporter of Reset About Recode by Vox: Recode by Vox helps you understand how tech is changing the world — and changing us. Follow Us: Newsletter: Recode Daily  Twitter: @Recode

High School Musical — and its ongoing cultural legacy — explained

These uses of CO2 could cut emissions — and make trillions of dollars

The law that’s helping fuel Delhi’s deadly air pollution

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How NBA player Enes Kanter became a major enemy of Turkey’s president

The Celtic’s center is fighting a sometimes lonely battle against Recep Tayyip Erdoğan.

Watch: the first House public impeachment inquiry hearing starts Wednesday

Live: The impeachment inquiry’s first public hearing

Trump prepared for impeachment hearings with an epic Fox News binge

The case for taking Trump’s black outreach seriously

A bill on President Trump’s desk would make animal cruelty a federal crime

Nearly half of Americans say they’ve been hit with a surprise medical bill

We’re barely using the best tool we have to fight obesity

Pimple patches are everywhere, but do they work?

The extremely small number of votes it takes to win the Iowa caucuses, explained

Vox Sentences: DACA on the docket

Disney+’s Star Wars series, The Mandalorian, is a triumph of atmosphere — and little else

Trump just claimed Ivanka created 14 million jobs. The entire economy added 6 million.

The real reasons Democrats want open impeachment hearings

Stephen Miller promoted white supremacist, anti-immigrant articles in private emails to Breitbart

Noelle, starring Anna Kendrick, doesn’t bode well for Disney+’s holly jolly future

Pixar’s touching animated short Float is one of the best new things on Disney+