Factual Dispatch

Read the noise, but know you've missed something? Factual Dispatch aims to plug those holes, connect those dots, and bring up annoying-but-correct points that help you understand what is actually going on out there.
Created 08 May 2019
  • Factual Dispatch 2021.2 - Best In Show (Fall & Winter)
    20 Dec 2021 • 8 min read
    Jahnsong Tsang We realized that hitting you with two of the longest Dispatches of the year, back to back in under 24hrs was maybe not the best plan. So, now that you’ve had a weekend and possibly an O...
  • Factual Dispatch 2021.1 - Best in Show
    15 Dec 2021 • 4 min read
    With the New Year fast approaching, we almost missed taking time out of the busy season to review, reflect, and reprise. So much writing didn’t get the recognition it deserved this year, so we’re goin...
  • Afternoon Tea 12.14.21 - Bridge Theft
    14 Dec 2021 • 2 min read • 1 0
    Kliph Nesteroff @ClassicShowbiz 1956. The War on Christmas... Carol December 13th 20218 Retweets38 Likes Naval officers cope with Hawaii sewage, powerpoint presentations for insurrection, Triangle Shi...
  • Afternoon Tea 12.13.21 - Debris at 30k
    13 Dec 2021 • 2 min read • 1 0
    Tech companies refuse to name countries who they give data to, a bunch of workers on federal land are about to get a raise, mushrooms could reverse booze related brain damage, Excel E-Sports are a thi...
  • Afternoon Tea 12.9.21 - Cocaine Tsunami
    09 Dec 2021 • 2 min read • 2 0
    We’re losing people to flooded storm drains, a planet orbits three stars, a different planet has earned the moniker “super-Jupiter,” Ukraine trolled the shit out of Russia on Twitter, and Antwerp grap...
  • Afternoon Tea 12.8.21 - AirPod OpSec
    08 Dec 2021 • 2 min read
    Fools don’t understand bluetooth, amputee soccer in Gaza, of course the CIA is into crypto, Dr. Oz is in migratory company, and they put a T. Rex into an ugly Christmas sweater. It’s Wednesday, Decemb...
  • Afternoon Tea 12.7.21 - Not Even Wrong
    07 Dec 2021 • 2 min read • 1 2
    cosmic_background A post shared by Andrew McCarthy (@cosmic_background) The Chilean presidential election could be decided in Alabama, predictive policing is as effective as your most cynical imaginin...
  • Afternoon Tea 12.6.21 - Digital Toll Roads
    06 Dec 2021 • 2 min read • 2 2
    Iran & Afghanistan stopped their squabbling, Trump keeps getting worse, Amazon’s complex of monopoly is truly jaw-dropping, Web3 done two ways, and someone created a trebuchet that can launch things a...
  • Afternoon Tea - Arson-Proof Fungus
    02 Dec 2021 • 2 min read • 1 2
    catsquith A post shared by catsquith aka ketsquith (@catsquith) Disappearing Latine drivers, Biden’s Korean Secret Service agent, Saudi Stick-and-Carrot, fungus that can eat charcoal, oysterbed revivi...
  • Afternoon Tea 12.1.21 - Block Theft
    01 Dec 2021 • 3 min read • 1 2
    This tweet will stay lodged in our heads for the rest of our lives. The first safe consumption site in America opened yesterday, the NYPD commissioner totally made up the connection between bail refor...
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