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Kamala Harris uses Avengers: Infinity War to support net neutrality

Sen. Kamala Harris (D-Calif.) used Avengers: Infinity War as a way to illustrate a point about net neutrality and urge her Senate colleagues to vote for the Save the Internet Act on Thursday. Harris’s tweet comes the day after the Save the Internet Act, which would undo the Federal Communications Commission’s (FCC) repeal and restore the 2015 Open Internet order, passed in the House of Representativesby a 232 to 190 margin. The passage in the House leaves the future of the bill in the hands of the Senate, where its…

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If these nerdy shoes designs were ever brought to life, we’d be broke

Image: bob al-greene/mashable Whether you’re drawn to the blockbuster movies, to Netflix, to old-school cartoons or to the comics that started it all, you know by now that it’s Marvel’s world and we’re only living in it. It’s tough, sometimes, to know that you’re a teeny, tiny cog in a massive corporate entertainment empire, that no matter how much you tweet about Black Widow’s character assassination you know you’re still buying tickets for Avengers 4 in 2019. We see you, and we hear you, emotionally exhausted Marvel fans. It’s okay…

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