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Yeah, I didn’t either. Not that I’ve taken a deeper look into OnlyFans, you know. But I’ve just read a funny story about Instagram and OnlyFans.

Since Instagram and Facebook are pretty fast on banning nudity or nudity-like posts, a few museums based in Vienna are now offering and advertising…


In a horrible accident

By Gage Skidmore from Peoria, AZ, United States of America — Alec Baldwin, CC BY-SA 2.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=50330696

This is not going to be a long story. I read the headline this morning. On the set of “Rust”, a Western movie in the making, leading actor, Alec Baldwin, shot the camera woman Halyna Hutchins. A weapon that was used as a requisite during the scenes apparently went off.


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You know how you know that you’ve made it on Medium?

I’ll tell you.

You’ve made it when you write 1 single story in a month (September in this instance) and still make over $2500.

Who, how, what the hell

I’ve received an email from a popular Medium writer. …


…the questionable image that violated the challenge rules

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48 hours ago, I wrote “The MWC Grand Prize Winner Has a Copyright Problem”. The main issue was a missing source citation for the featured image of the overall winner. …


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Randi Ragan won the grand prize in the Medium Writers Challenge. $60,000. It’s a wonderful piece with one serious flaw. A flaw that, although it might just be a formality, should have excluded the piece from the challenge.

In her story, Randi uses a featured image without any source citation…


As pointed out by science

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We’re animals. Attraction is an instinct. Science shows 5 common traits of physical attractiveness in men and women.

  1. Researchers found that for both, men and women, overall body height is a factor of attractiveness.
  2. Polish scientists added the leg length as another key for attraction.
  3. Symmetry in facial features, as…


I’m starting to think they’re a little desperate

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I love Kristina God. She’s a constant source of inspiration. Her Medium stories always provide us with new information and ideas. In her recent post “Medium Just Changed Its Code Of Curation — But Hasn’t Announced It Yet”, she is saying that Medium have changed their curation guidelines.

Let me…


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Over 1,100 followers. This publication for the 150-word-art is rapidly growing. This also means that the editorial work is increasing in volume. We edit dozens of new stories per day. 7 days a week. Here are 3 things we’re looking for:

  1. 150 words: As Medium intended when they introduced shortform…

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