The News from BuzzFeed News

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Don’t get lost in the chaos. Join BuzzFeed News reporters every Saturday for news that’s smart, not stuffy.

Episode Date
The Art of the Scam 🎨
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Stories from a Canadian alt-right conference, a defense of scammers, a look at how LGBTQ Americans live today, and a peek at what’s next for this week’s biggest stories.&nbsp;<br><br>JoJo the News Bot’s phone number is 929-236-9577.&nbsp; Text them “hi” to get started.&nbsp;<br><br>Here are the JoJo prompts from this episode: Rebel | Scam | LGBTQ | Newsletter | Whomst<br><br>If you want a transcript of this episode, text JoJo the word "Transcript."&nbsp;
Jun 16, 2018
I'm Sorry Is Not Enough 🗣
1816
What’s next for the #MeToo movement, how the alt-right exploits the comments sections, why Jeff Sessions is withholding money from police, and Kim Kardashian West goes to the White House.<br><br>JoJo the News Bot’s phone number is 929-236-9577.&nbsp; Text them “hi” to get started.<br>Here are the JoJo prompts from this episode: Animate | Charlie | Whomst | Justice | Quiz<br><br>If you want a transcript of this episode, text JoJo the word “Transcript.”
Jun 09, 2018
New Census Who Dis 📍
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A world news update, a new hurricane season begins for Puerto Rico, data drama with the census, and of course, the fake news quiz.&nbsp;<br><br>JoJo the News Bot’s phone number is 929-236-9577. &nbsp;<br><br>Text “hi” to get started.&nbsp;<br><br>Key JoJo prompts from this episode:&nbsp;<br>* Hurricane&nbsp;<br>* Quiz&nbsp;<br>* Whomst<br><br>Don't forget, you can get a transcript of this week's episode by texting JoJo the word "transcript."<br><br>Additional music in this episode by Meydän.
Jun 02, 2018
The Ross and Rachel of International Politics 💔
1567
Stacey Abrams's historic nomination in Georgia, how much Facebook knows about you, and why you can chill about the North Korea summit.<br><br>JoJo the News Bot’s phone number is 929-236-9577.&nbsp; Text them “hi” to get started.&nbsp;<br><br>Here are the JoJo prompts from this episode: Georgia | Ghost | Quiz | Whomst<br><br>If you want a transcript of this episode, text JoJo the word "Transcript."&nbsp;
May 26, 2018
This City's Got No Law 🚨
1861
A little bit of true crime, a little bit of foreign policy, a little bit of robots taking our jobs, and a little bit of fake news debunking.<br><br>JoJo the News Bot’s phone number is 929-236-9577.&nbsp; Text “hi” to get started.&nbsp;<br><br>Here are the JoJo prompts from this episode: Hitman | Quiz | Alexa | Whomst<br><br>If you want a transcript of this episode, text JoJo the word "Transcript."&nbsp;
May 19, 2018
A Goddamn Spectacle 👑
1501
Introducing … The News! Here's what we've got this week:&nbsp;<br><br>Why the “Roseanne” reboot doesn’t impress its original writers, how Amazon’s black market of fake reviews makes you buy cheap crap, separating fake news from the real stuff and an earnest plea to let the royal family live.<br><br>JoJo the News Bot’s phone number is 929-236-9577. &nbsp;Text “hi” to get started.&nbsp;<br><br>Here are the JoJo prompts from this episode: Quiz | Roseanne | Amazon | Whomst&nbsp;
May 12, 2018
Hi! We exist!
48
Every Saturday, you’ll get the latest from BuzzFeed News reporters all over the world.&nbsp;<br>We'll take you in on our exclusives and investigations, help you avoid fake news circulating the internet junkyard and maybe even take a few quizzes — we're still BuzzFeed, after all.&nbsp;<br>Subscribe today and we'll make sure you don’t get lost in the chaos.&nbsp;<br><br><br><br>
May 08, 2018