The Death of Ronald McDonald

“It’s easy to see why the company didn’t want Ronald delivering the ‘our chicken is chicken’ message, and thanks to the creepy clown craze, he hasn’t been seen on our screens since – though McDonald’s clearly aren’t opposed to general creepiness, if its current “Laughter” ad is anything to go by.”

Source: Vice Magazine
Published: Oct 4, 2021
Length: 6 minutes (1,600 words)

The Millionaire Makers: What Happens When 100,000 People Create Their Own Lottery?

A Reddit money pool — where anyone can sign up for a chance to win a few thousand dollars (and maybe even some bitcoin) — is testing the limits of online honor codes.

Source: New Statesman
Published: Dec 28, 2017
Length: 8 minutes (2,121 words)