Day: August 23, 2018

''Fake it until you make it''

“Fake it till you make it”

  “Fake it till you make it” is common advice to the hesitant and underconfident. The idea is that if you pretend to be better than you are, you’ll be able to hang on just long enough until you actually figure out what you’re doing and you’ll be able to successfully pursue your goals. You’re […]

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Daniil Markin

Online Jokes Are No Laughing Matter in Russia

A satirical mugshot depicting Daniil Markin. The nameplate indicates his page on the social media platform VKontake and Russia’s Criminal Code Article 282.1 (“incitement of hatred against a religious group”). He faces up to five years in prison under this article.   Russian authorities have registered 762 “extremist crimes” so far this year, many of them consisting of social media […]

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