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  • 'Love rat' is exposed on social media by his furious ex-girlfriend

    Jess Meakin , from Doncaster, South Yorkshire, was sent a message by a woman who claimed her friend had slept with her boyfriend during a night out in Newcastle.

    Mail Online
  • Want to see a musical 'Sesame Street' movie with Anne Hathaway?

    In celebration of Sesame Street's 50th anniversary, the folks behind the upcoming Sesame Street movie have given us a little bit of information about the mysterious, long-in-the-works feature. Anne Hathaway, who was approached about starring in the film last, has been confirmed to still be involved by writer and director Jonathan Krisel in an interview with The Hollywood Reporter. SEE ALSO: How to get to Sesame Street — and do some good at the same time According to Krisel, who has written for...

    Mashable
  • Thailand's princess Ubolratana: social media star and anti-drug campaigner

    Royal became interested in politics when she travelled around the country and witnessed sufferingPrincess triggers ‘political earthquake’ with run for PMThe nomination of Thailand’s princess Ubolratana Rajakanya Sirivadhana Varnavad has sent shockwaves through the country’s political landscape. Ubolratana is the first member of the royal family to run for the office, which is traditionally seen as above politics. Continue reading

    the Guardian
  • 'County lines' drug gangs tracking children via social media

    Warnings on coercion and blackmailing over smartphones went unheeded, say experts, as child exploitation spirals A failure to grasp how technology and social media is being used to coerce, control, blackmail and track the movements of children as young as 11 by “county lines” drug gangs has seen an epidemic of child criminal exploitation spiral out of control in the UK. “For the past seven or eight years we have been warning the government, the authorities, teachers, anyone who would listen,...

    the Guardian