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Engaged Reading Time - Issue #42

Afternoon, all. Here's today's selection of links for your edification.
Engaged Reading Time
Engaged Reading Time - Issue #42
By Adam Tinworth • Issue #42 • View online
Afternoon, all. Here’s today’s selection of links for your edification.

Troll Country
I’ve got a longer piece about the downsides of social profile for journalists coming — maybe even by Thursday — but in the meantime, here’s two of the pieces informing my thinking.
Meet the man keeping 8chan, the world's most vile website, alive
Redefining the first rule of the Internet
Handy Tools
Twitch launches subscriber-only streams, but only for creators who don’t violate its rules
Financial Times launches a 'Story Playbook' to help journalists tailor content for digital readers
The New Elite
The Global Economy Runs on Parties You’re Not Invited To
And the journalist reaction to this was… interesting, as friend of the newsletter Ben Whitelaw was quick to point out:
Ben Whitelaw
@adders This news, not to mention the jokey response of some journos with 30k followers to it, go a long way to show why normal people think journalists are part of the elite. Made me re-read this from April this year:
6:05 PM - 4 Jul 2019
You’re following Ben, right? And subscribed to his newsletter?
And Finally…
Emma Chamberlain Is the Most Important YouTuber Today
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