The Daily Word in Surveillance, Shadow Art and the Monster at the End of the Tweet

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Check out artist Vincent Bal creates cool drawings out of the shadows of everyday objects. Weird.

Some college kids came up with a solution to the fake Facebook news in 36 hours. (Too bad some whistleblowers already told the press that Facebook's "trending news" stories were chosen by people, not algorithms, meaning they don't actually give a shit about fake news.)

Grover had a public freakout when he heard there was a monster on twitter. (Spoiler: The monster was Grover.)

Our buddies over the pond have just seen the most extensive surveillance bill passed in the West: The Investigatory Powers Act. I guess there's always a bigger brother out there.

Batman kicked a field goal at the Memphis-Cincinnati game. He's the kicker Cincinnati deserves, but not the one it needs right now.

The "Hamilton" cast delivered a message to Vice President-Elect Mike Pence following a performance where the audience booed him.