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Ad for the first cheeseburger pizza ever
The machine-like blogger has generated huge traffic numbers for Gawker — paying the pageview bills so other writers can focus on less viral work.
Los Angeles artist and designer An Xiao Mina says memes are often the only way to talk about sensitive political issues in China.
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Images can convene attention; they can also distribute it.
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