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Top 10 Vox facts that will blow your mind.

  1. Pope Gregory IX Had A Hand In Causing The Bubonic Plague. He Wrote "Vox in Rama," leading to the killing of cats which were controlling the rat population, who spread bubonic plague.

  2. The thirty largest all-digital operations—Vice, Buzzfeed, Vox, Huffington Post, Business Insider, and other famous names— account for only 3,000 journalism jobs combined. That is a fifth of what has been lost in total jobs in the newspaper industry.

  3. Vox republished edited old articles as a test. The result? Many of the same people who shared the articles previously shared them again, seemingly not noticing the duplication

  4. Harvard Economics professor Stephen Marglin was a prodigy within in his field, received tenure at a young age and then immediately published papers calling for the abolishment of capitalism. Vox called it one of the greatest pranks in the history of academia

  5. Pope Gregory IX wrote the papal bull, Vox in Rama, declaring that cats were to be associated with devil worship and should be exterminated.

  6. Vox Media, the corporation behind Vox, The Verge, Polygon, and Re/code, is financially backed by Comcast's venture capital fund.

  7. The $245,000 price tag for raising an American child, in 5 charts - Vox

  8. Solar power keeps getting cheaper — but not for the reasons you'd expect - Vox

  9. As a European, I learned why Canada doesn't include sales taxes in their price labels in the stores! In the video: Vox populi with people on the street, interview with a General Manager, and an interview with a Sales Tax Lawyer in Vancouver, BC.

  10. The Gender pay gap isn't because of Sexism. Thanks VOX

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Vox figures with statistics charts presented as infographic.

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Every time Dr. Ford and Judge Kavanaugh did ir did not answer a question in yesterday's hearing (via Vox)

vox fact data chart about Great Graphic on the Kavanaugh Hearings from Vox
Great Graphic on the Kavanaugh Hearings from Vox

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Goodnight Moon was published 70 years ago today, September 3rd, 1947. I linked to a Vox article some interesting facts about this childhood classic.

Comcast owns part of Buzzfeed, Vox, The Verge, SB Nation, Polygon and many other popular websites through their investments in NBC Universal, and has been criticized for using some of those brands to forward their corporate agenda.

Vox’s journalist Johnny Harris has a YouTube series where he travels to and documents life at the edge of nation’s borders.

Vox earns a revenue of ~170k per employee. Facebook earns a revenue of ~1,050,000 per employee.

In 2014 Nigel Farage's UKIP complained about BBC conducting a vox-pop in front of a mosque...that turned out to be Westminster Cathedral

Netflix premiered an episode 'The Next Pandemic' of the Vox produced show 'Explained' on the 7th of November 2019 that practically predicted the COVID-19 pandemic, with animal wetmarkets being acknowledged as a possible source of the virus. They called it 'Disease X'.

New Zealand’s well-being budget is prioritizing happiness over economic gain - Vox

Pope Gregory IX declared that cats were to be associated with devil worship and had them exterminated. He issued the Vox in Rama, which "is the first official church document that condemns the black cat as an incarnation of Satan, and consequently it was the death warrant for the animal."

Gender roles and technological progress | VOX

Pope Gregory IX declared the papal bull, Vox in Rama, that state cats were to be associated with devil worship and had them exterminated.

U2 lead singer's name "Bono Vox" is latin for "good voice"

Vox thinks that the mainstream media’s job is to be gatekeepers.

Why the Myers-Briggs test is totally meaningless - Vox

Vox infographics

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Vox analysis of the Kavanaugh hearing.