The 6 Best Crossbows on Amazon

There comes a day in every person’s life when they must choose between making a credit card payment and buying (another) crossbow. For the curious yet uninitiated, crossbows are basically kissing cousins ​​with a classic bow and arrow/archery sitch, only, the fixed nature of the crossbow’s arrow can give you a little more control. In … Read more

OK, WTF Is Going on With the ‘Intact Craft of Non-Human Origin’ Allegedly Recovered by the US Government?

A former US intelligence officer has claimed that the US is secretly operating a UFO retrieval program and possesses “intact craft of non-human origin.” The whistleblower David Charles Grusch, who is a retired member of the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (NGA) and the National Reconnaissance Office (NRO), said that he was part of a task force … Read more

SEC Sues Coinbase for Violating Securities Law, Exposing Customers to ‘Significant Risk’

Coinbase CEO Brian Armstrong. Image: Bloomberg/Contributor The Securities and Exchange Commission filed a lawsuit against Coinbase, one of the largest and best-known cryptocurrency exchanges based in the US, on Tuesday. Coinbase shares slipped 20 percent in premarket trading on the news. The lawsuit alleges that Coinbase “merges three functions that are typically separated in traditional … Read more

Only 20 Percent of Young People Have a Positive View of Andrew Tate

Andrew Tate leaves court in Bucharest, Romania, in February earlier this year. Photo: Alex Nicodim/Anadolu Agency via Getty Images Young people from ethnic minority communities are more likely to have a positive view of Andrew Tate than white young people, new polling data shared with VICE News has suggested. The Savanta survey of 1,214 people … Read more

Just In Time For Pride, the FDA Is Fear-Mongering About Poppers

The FDA is warning that people are consuming poppers instead of energy drinks. Image via the FDA. Sessi Blanchard didn’t hesitate to describe what she sees as the appeal of poppers. “They’re fucking fun,” said Blanchard, a member of the Lighthouse Learning Collective, an LGBTQ-focused arm of the National Harm Reduction Coalition. But the Food … Read more

Documents Detail DHS Project to Give ‘Risk Scores’ to Social Media Users

Image: SOPA Images/Contributor Hacking. Disinformation. Surveillance. CYBER is Motherboard’s podcast and reporting on the dark underbelly of the internet. The Department of Homeland Security contracted the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) in 2018 to design methods for assigning a “risk score” to potential pro-terrorists accounts on social media, as well as identifying information of … Read more

Ukraine Accuses Russia of Blowing Up Huge Dam

A screenshot from a video of Kakhovka Hydroelectric Power Plant posted to Twitter by Ukraine’s President Volodymyr Zelenskyy. Tens of thousands of people in Russian-occupied southern Ukraine are at risk of being flooded after an enormous dam was destroyed, with Ukraine accusing Russia of deliberately blowing up the facility. The Nova Kakhovka dam on the … Read more