Merriam-Webster says searches for "fascism" have surged

Nov 14, 2016
Also "bigot," "xenophobe," "racism," "socialism"...
Protestors hold signs against President-elect Donald Trump in front of the White House the day after the election.

Facebook accidentally declared a bunch of people dead

Nov 11, 2016
One report said an outpouring of sympathy directed at Clinton supporters could have caused the glitch.
Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg was "memorialized" on his site today, along with lots of others.
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Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump holds a campaign rally at the J.S. Dorton Arena in Raleigh, North Carolina. 
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Broadway is going dark on election night

Nov 4, 2016
Don't worry, Hamilton is still running.
Secret Service agents await U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton outside the Richard Rodgers Theatre following a special performance of the Broadway musical "Hamilton" in New York City.
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How to fold your ballot, for San Franciscans

Nov 1, 2016
It's really that complicated.

Mail, on a wing and a prayer.

Sep 30, 2015
What, no owls?

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The fish that launched dozens of ships

Sep 25, 2015
Don't mess with a Brit's cod and chips.

Pope's U.S. trip brings about new emojis

Sep 24, 2015
There's one for each of the locations he's visiting.