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Stung By Media Coverage, Silicon Valley Starts Its Own Publications

Venture capital powerhouse Andreessen Horowitz has launched a website it calls "the future of media." The firm has backed Clubhouse and Substack, two efforts to take messages directly to the public.

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Blinding Lights The Weeknd

After experiencing a suicidal crisis earlier this year, Melinda, a Massachusetts 13-year-old, was forced to remain 17 days in the local hospital's emergency room while she waited for a space to open up at a psychiatric treatment facility. She was only allowed to use her phone an hour a day in the ER; her mom visited daily, bringing books and special foods. Photo courtesy of Pam, Melinda's mother hide caption

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Kids In Mental Health Crisis Can Languish For Days Inside ERs

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Waltzing Riverbed Way Mellotron Variations
Kimba Retro Stefson
Baltimore The Octopus Project

"I feel like music is just a facet of my life, like it doesn't take hierarchical dominance over the people that I love and it never will," Lucy Dacus says. Her third album, Home Video, depicts memories and relationships from her years growing up in Richmond, Va. Ebry Yildiz/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Lucy Dacus Is Her Own Unreliable Narrator

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Between Spheres Volsky
Between Thresholds David Kitt
Thumbs Lucy Dacus
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Let Me Take You Out Class Actress

Marc Andreessen, co-founder and general partner of Andreessen Horowitz. The venture capital firm recently launched a media property recently known as Future, the latest in a string of Silicon Valley companies making in-house publications aimed at friendly, pro-tech coverage. David Paul Morris/Bloomberg via Getty Images hide caption

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Stung By Media Coverage, Silicon Valley Starts Its Own Publications

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Sonate Pacifique L'Impératrice

In an image from video footage from 2015, an unexplained object is seen at center as it soars among the clouds, traveling against the wind. "There's a whole fleet of them," a naval aviator tells another, though only one indistinct object is shown. Department of Defense via AP hide caption

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UFO Report: No Sign Of Aliens, But 143 Mystery Objects Defy Explanation

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On The Regular Shamir
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Christian Vázquez as Gerardo and Armando Espitia as Iván in I Carry You with Me. Alejandro Lopez Pineda/Sony Pictures Classics hide caption

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'I Carry You With Me' Blends Reality And Drama In A Wrenching Gay Love Story

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Complicated Boyfriend Jay Wadley
Tour de France Kraftwerk

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