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The “Wreck-It Ralph” franchise returned after six years to deliver a story as heartwarming as its first. With its depictions of social media, online shopping and gratuitous “Fortnite” references, “Ralph Breaks the Internet” is unmistakably set in 2018. The story ...

When President Donald J. Trump was inaugurated, he swore to defend the Constitution. That includes the First Amendment’s freedom of the press. However, in his attacks on CNN Chief White House correspondent Jim Acosta, Trump disregarded that oath. Trump’s actions ...

Hurricane Florence devastated the East coast, but it also brought on a presidential tweetstorm. President Donald J. Trump’s tweets, which ranged from praising his own containment efforts to retweeting emergency agencies posting updates about the storm, echo the self-centered sentiments ...

Two Emory psychologists analyzed more than 38,000 people’s tweets with big data methods, finding that people’s perspectives on the future influences their day-to-day decision-making. Associate Professor of Psychology Phillip Wolff and Ph.D. candidate Robert Thorstad (19G)’s study suggests that causal ...

An Emory professor came under fire for her tweets criticizing the GOP health care plan in response to an update on the condition of House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.), who was shot last month at a congressional baseball practice. ...

Last week, Edward Snowden, controversial privacy activist and notorious government leaker, #BrokeTheInternet when he joined Twitter. In his first tweet, he asked, “Can you hear me now?” Beginning with this mocking reference to the series of mid-2000s Verizon commercials, he ...

Whether he’s debating fellow Republicans on Fox News or delivering speeches in early voting states, Donald Trump has proved himself to be an unstoppable fool who suffers from verbal diarrhea every time he opens his gigantic mouth. His policies on ...

When was the last time you were tweeted at by a restaurant? Chances are, it hasn’t been recent or that often. If you have, maybe it was a generic response to your check-in or some promotion or coupon. Over the ...

In the bottommost reaches of his (or her) heart, your cynical On Fire correspondent truly believes in only a very few things. There are very few pure nuggets of uncontaminated truth that your all-doubting On Fire correspondent has not lost ...