This Twitter bot is calling out the gender pay gaps of companies tweeting about International Women’s Day and people love it

John Plunkett. Updated March 8th, 2022 It’s International Women’s Day on Tuesday, AKA the day comedian Richard Herring used to reply to all those men asking when it will be International Men’s Day (19 November). It’s also the day when lots and lots of companies take to Twitter to say why gender equality is so … Read more

Boris Johnson unveiled his ‘Living with Covid’ plan but people aren’t buying it – 19 favourite responses

Oonagh Keating. Updated February 22nd, 2022 Despite a short delay while Rishi Sunak and Sajid Javid argued over the cost-benefit analysis of *checks notes* preventing citizens from catching and spreading a potentially fatal virus, Boris Johnson’s much trumpeted end to Covid regulations was on Monday. Javid lost the argument. Legal requirement to self-isolate after positive … Read more

People are sharing their ‘incredibly petty TV frustrations’ – 30+ most relatable

Poke Staff. Updated February 21st, 2022 It all began over on Twitter when TV critic and broadcaster Scott Bryan – @scottygb – had a question for his many followers. What is your (incredibly petty) TV frustrations? Mine is when a main character texts a close mate but you see on their phone they have no … Read more

People are sharing their incredibly petty TV frustrations – 30+ proper goat getters

Poke Staff. Updated February 21st, 2022 Over on Twitter TV critic and broadcaster Scotty Bryan – @scottygb – had a question for his many followers. What is your (incredibly petty) TV frustrations? Mine is when a main character texts a close mate but you see on their phone they have no previous chats. — Scott … Read more

The 15 funniest things people said about Jacob Rees-Mogg’s “library”

Oonagh Keating. Updated February 21st, 2022 If you’ve ever wondered if you’re missing out by not reading the Daily Mail, one of this weekend’s big features was a look at what Jacob Rees-Mogg keeps in his library. Wait… Who amongst us doesn’t have a bracelet woven from the hair of Copenhagen? Now that I’ve put … Read more

People can’t stop talking about NFTs – 19 non-fungible tweets

Poke Staff. Updated February 14th, 2022 Non-fungible tokens (NFTs) are collectible digital assets, such as pictures, videos or sound clips that are bought and sold using cryptocurrency. They’re unique digital properties, representing images or files that may not themselves be unique. For example, personalized pictures of apes are the in-thing right now. I am an … Read more