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Mic Daily: Beto O’Rourke’s and Ted Cruz’s debate gets heated — and other news of the day

Mic Daily is a cross section of our most vital stories of the day.

Twitter is exposing and archiving misleading tweets that are tampering with our politics

Twitter released hundreds of gigabytes worth of data related to misinformation on its platform.

Meet @HauteLeMode, the creator of fashion’s most viral and incisive memes

"I know I’m not ever going to get invited to 'Vogue' or get 'W' magazine to do an interview with me because I upset the balance of what they do.”

Hype Daily: Justin Theroux talks about his split with Jennifer Aniston and more entertainment news

"It was kind of the most gentle separation, in that there was no animosity."
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Mic Daily: Brett Kavanaugh’s hearings continue — and other news of the day

Mic Daily brings you a cross section of our most vital stories of the day.

Netflix’s ‘To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before’ has our hearts fluttering — for probiotic drink Yakult

Yakult isn't named in the movie, but sharp-eyed viewers everywhere immediately recognized the Japanese probiotic drink of their childhood.

Facebook’s COO and Twitter’s CEO will face Congress on Wednesday. Here’s what to expect.

Here's a quick primer on what the social media giants could discuss Wednesday.

Trixie Mattel talks new makeup collection and why it’s a “weird” time to be a drag queen

"If you look at every picture that I don’t love of myself, I guarantee you that it’s a heterosexual that took it."

Dexter Lotz, man who was attacked on San Francisco Muni train, said he nearly lost consciousness

In an interview with Mic, Dexter Lotz, a 21-year-old man who was playing music on the train, said he is considering filing a civil suit against the transit agency.

Trump accuses Google of “suppressing” positive news about his administration, vows action

“Google search results for 'Trump News' shows only the viewing/reporting of Fake New Media,” Trump wrote in a series of tweets. “In other words, they have it RIGGED, for me & others."
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Mic Daily: Melania Trump calls for compassion on social media — and other top stories of the day

Mic Daily brings you a cross section of our most vital stories of the day.

Melania Trump calls for end to cyberbullying as president launches latest Twitter tirade

As the first lady stood in an auditorium delivering the remarks, her husband was back home in the White House, firing off a series of angry missives his latest public Twitter screed.

Trump rails against ‘New York Times’ and compares Mueller to Joseph McCarthy in Sunday tweetstorm

The president used a 'Times' story about his White House counsel to once again speak out against the "fake news" media and Mueller probe.

Trump defends free speech — by claiming social media is “discriminating” against conservatives

"Too many voices are being destroyed," Trump says as social media platforms ban and suspend conspiracy theorist Alex Jones.

Twitter CEO puts Alex Jones in a timeout, “removing his ability to tweet for a time period”

Jack Dorsey wants Jones to think about what he's done.

The #GrabYourWallet co-founder is mobilizing thousands against Twitter over its Alex Jones policy

“If Alex Jones walked into a department store and started ranting about mass shootings being hoaxes, nobody would question that store’s right to throw him out.”
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Mic Daily: Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey defends Alex Jones’ page, Casey Affleck apologizes and more

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Left-wing news sites censored on Facebook aren’t in favor of banning Alex Jones either

"The idea that it's only far-right conservatives getting restricted and banned by these social media giants just isn't true."

Twitter CEO justifies Alex Jones’ presence on social media site in Sean Hannity interview

Jack Dorsey explains why the InfoWars host still has a Twitter page.

Vending-machine startup Bodega has rebranded itself — 10 months later — as Stockwell

A controversial Silicon Valley-based startup is making changes to rebrand itself — but will it work?

Trump actually admits meeting with Russians was to get dirt on Hillary Clinton

The president conflicted his past statements by admitting the meeting was about getting information on Clinton.

What Trump’s grocery gaffe says about his relationship with money

Donald Trump revealed he is part Lucille Bluth at his recent rally in Tampa.
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Mic Daily: Trump threatens Twitter, Disney to ban plastic straws and more

Mic Daily brings you a cross section of our most vital stories of the day.

Trump issues threat to Twitter for supposed “shadow banning,” which it wasn’t actually doing

Trump appears to be mad at Twitter, but it's actually because of the platform's drop-down search options.

Sad! Judge rules Trump blocking Twitter users unconstitutional

The ruling marks the latest legal blow to Trump.
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Trump demands investigation into FBI, Obama administration over use of informant

Following a 'New York Times' report suggesting the Trump campaign colluded with other nations besides Russia, Trump lashed out at the costly investigation in a Sunday Twitter rant.

Someone released sexually explicit photos of Teairra Marí online. She deserves better. All women do.

The R&B singer said she hopes women will remain "strong and dignified when they find themselves having to address hateful and juvenile acts by former lovers."

Black Twitter reacts to Kanye West’s latest interviews with #IfSlaveryWasAChoice

In an interview with TMZ, Kanye West claimed slavery was "a choice."