Viral Videos Were the Scourgeand Saviorof Tom Cruise’s Career

Viral Videos Were the Scourgeand Saviorof Tom Cruise’s Career

Ten years ago, Tom Cruise’s public image was dangerously close to self-destructing. In January of 2008, a virtually 10 -minute-long video of Cruise solemnly discussing Scientology wound up on the now-deceased Gawker. “We are the authorities on the intellect, ” Cruise...
A Cancer Cure Video Skewered Bad Scienceand Went Viral Itself

A Cancer Cure Video Skewered Bad Scienceand Went Viral Itself

You’ve seen this type of video in your News Feed countless hours: generically snappy music, chunky-letter captions, and claims of a breakthrough medical uncovering that, if you rile to watch closely, audio just a bit off. The latest entrant in the genre, though, comes...