Luke Darby, GQ

Luke Darby

GQ

Cleveland, OH, United States

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Recent:
  • GQ
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  • Complex

Recent articles by Luke:

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Minnesota Police Arrested a Black CNN Reporter On-Air While Leaving His White Colleague Alone

Police in riot gear surrounded and arrested Omar Jimenez live on-air, and never gave an explanation. → Read More

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Facebook Knows It's Engineered to “Exploit the Human Brain's Attraction to Divisiveness”

Like other platforms, Facebook is a hotbed for violent extremism and it doesn't seem to care. → Read More

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White Woman Tries to Sic Cops on a Black Man for Asking Her to Leash Her Dog

When asked to put her dog on a leash in Central Park, a white woman responded by trying to get the cops involved. → Read More

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The CDC Reportedly Botched the Data for Its own Re-Opening Guidelines

In the best case scenario, the CDC's numbers for coronavirus tests are basically gibberish, needlessly combining antibody test results. . → Read More

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Thrash Metal Drummer Awakens from Coronavirus Coma, Doesn't Think Satan Is That Cool Anymore

Will Carroll of Death Angel says, “I don’t think Satan’s quite as cool as I used to.” → Read More

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Companies Are Quietly Pulling the Plug on “Hero Pay” for Essential Workers

With the pandemic ongoing, companies are still putting employees on the front lines—and the grocery chain Kroger is even asking employees to return the extra money they've received. → Read More

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How a Pizza Shop Owner Turned DoorDash's Own Fee Structure Against It

While delivery apps continue to screw over small businesses, one pizza shop has managed to strike back. → Read More

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Jared Kushner Convinced Trump in March That Coronavirus Testing Was a Bad Idea

The president's son-in-law Jared Kushner claimed that too many tests and ventilators might hurt the stock market. → Read More

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Rand Paul Tells Dr. Anthony Fauci He Should Have a Little “Humility"

Rand Paul of Kentucky told public health official Anthony Fauci the he is not the "end-all" on coronavirus polic → Read More

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Ignoring Public Health Orders, Elon Musk Reopens Tesla Factory: "If Anyone Is Arrested, I Ask That it Only Be Me."

Tesla CEO Elon Musk, the tech billionaire with a cult following, is trying to paint himself a martyr. → Read More

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The White House Advisor Whose Model Predicted Zero Deaths by Mid-May Now Says It's “Scary" to Go to Work

Multiple coronavirus cases are cropping up in the White House, enraging Trump even while he pushes for social distancing to end. → Read More

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Mask-less Mike Pence Delivering PPE Boxes to a Nursing Home: “Can I Carry the Empty Ones?”

Vice president Mike Pence brought boxes that may or may not have had personal protective equipment in them to a nursing home. → Read More

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Bill Barr's Lawless Justice Department Just Let Michael Flynn Off the Hook

Laws only apply to people the president doesn't like. → Read More

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After Downplaying the Coronavirus, Fox News Hosts Lobbied Jared Kushner's Volunteer Task Force for PPE

Kushner assembled a group of mostly young volunteers with little experience in public health, supply chains, or medical equipment. → Read More

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Trump Melts Down Over Conservative Ad Ripping His Coronavirus Response

President Donald Trump, apparently with nothing better to do, blew up over a minute-long political ad at 1 AM on Tuesday morning. → Read More

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An Amazon VP Quit, Calling it “Chickenshit” for Firing Whistleblowers

Tim Bray, an Amazon vice president, wrote a damning letter condemning the company for punishing whistleblowers. → Read More

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As If 2020 Weren’t Bad Enough, “Murder Hornets” Just Arrived in the U.S.

An invasive species of hornets from Asia could devastate U.S. bees and will definitely give you nightmares. → Read More

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Trump Blew Up at His Own Campaign Manager Over Polls Showing Him Losing to Biden

Donald Trump's internal polling shows him losing to Joe Biden, and the president took the news very poorly. → Read More

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Belgians Asked to Eat Fries Twice Weekly as Coronavirus Civic Duty

To ease the burden on Belgium's potato industry, people are asked to eat fries at least twice a week. → Read More

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How Are Rich People Getting Richer During the Coronavirus Pandemic?

Jeff Bezos has reportedly made another $25 billion since the beginning of the year. → Read More