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    Twitter Should Abolish Trending Topics

    #NoPawsLeftBehind. Last Tuesday, I glanced at the “What’s happening” sidebar on Twitter and saw that nearly 32,000 people were tweeting about this topic; therefore, it was “trending.” A description of the trend, presented just beneath the hashtag, explained that it was  “commemorating the service dogs left behind following the withdrawal of American troops in Afghanistan.” Clicking through the hashtag, I found a slightly more irritating story. Earlier that day, the alt-right personality Jack Posobiec had tweeted, “Today I am launching the #NoPawsLeftBehind Campaign,” and asked people to post photos of their dogs “in solidarity with the service dogs left  

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    Eddie Goldman injury trending downward

    After opting out of the 2020 NFL season, Chicago Bears starting nose tackle Eddie Goldman faced an uncertain future. There were whispers that he may end up considering retirement before playing another down. However, Goldman ended up in training camp after all and looked ready to take on another season. As Chicago prepares to face the NFC powerhouse that is the Los Angeles Rams on Sunday Night Football in Week 1, Goldman’s status is suddenly up in the air. In fact, it is worse than just up in the air. Wednesday morning, his status would have been considered up in  

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    Coronavirus updates, Afghanistan news & more: What’s trending today

    A look at some of the top stories trending online today around the world including the latest news about the Taliban’s takeover in Afghanistan, coronavirus updates and much more. Top stories Pandemic unemployment benefits just expired. What will families do now? (NBC News) Planes Chartered To Evacuate Americans And Others From Afghanistan Remain Grounded (NPR) Afghanistan news: Taliban consolidates control, but women protesters still fight for rights (Washington Post) Taliban look set to unveil new government after claiming Panjshir (NBC) Ex-FBI official says law enforcement needs to take upcoming right-wing rally in  

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    Coronavirus news, Afghanistan updates & more: What’s trending today

    A look at some of the top stories trending online today around the world including the latest news and developments concerning Afghanistan, coronavirus updates and much more. Top stories Biden: U.S on track to finish Afghanistan evacuations by Aug. 31 (Yahoo) Afghanistan is ‘weeks to months’ from economic collapse, experts say (NBC News) Taliban say they won’t allow Afghans to leave country, reject evacuation extension (CNN) 2 congressmen secretly visited Kabul during evacuation efforts (CBS) World Bank halts aid to Afghanistan, ‘deeply concerned’ on prospects for women (CNBC) Airbnb says  

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    Trending styles for the 2021 school year

    BRYAN, Texas (KBTX) – As students return back to the classroom something that they may feel like they are being graded on is their appearance. Luckily some of our local resale stores like Uptown Cheapskate and Kid To Kid are here to help shoppers stay in style without breaking the bank. They keep the most up-to-date fashion at an affordable price. As you’re doing your back-to-school shopping don’t forget to check out some resale stores! They keep their racks full with the latest trends to make sure you look your best on the first day. pic.twitter.com/4E0KwJIvvm — Conner Beene (@KBTXConner)  

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