Day: April 6, 2019

This Guy Is the President’s Favorite Meme-Maker

This Guy Is the President’s Favorite Meme-Maker

A stay-at-home dad in Kansas reveals how the lines have blurred between viral trolling and the business of politics.April 6, 2019ImageA screenshot of a video meme created by ““CarpeDonktum.”CreditCredit“CarpeDonktum” Welcome to 2019, where it takes just 19 hours for a faked homemade video of Joe Biden to travel from the keyboard of a pseudonymous “memesmith”…

Jewish Memory and Israel’s Election

Jewish Memory and Israel’s Election

Opinion|Jewish Memory and Israel’s ElectionWhy Netanyahu’s challenger deserves to win. April 5, 2019ImageBenny Gantz, center, visiting the Western Wall in Jerusalem’s Old City in March.CreditCreditRonen Zvulun/ReutersIsrael stood still for a moment this week so it could bring home the remains of Sgt. Zachary Baumel, a soldier who perished in battle in 1982. This was in…