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Please Don’t Use Cloth Toilet Paper

Please Don’t Use Cloth Toilet Paper

This story was written well before the pandemic — but now here we are, hoarding toilet paper and fearing the next shortage, and Nick Douglas’ message feels even more timely, even urgent. So we present this to you as a reminder that cloth toilet paper should never be something to…

How To Spot A Fake Coronavirus Expert

How To Spot A Fake Coronavirus Expert

Here’s the thing about a pandemic: it’s everywhere. Everybody wants to read something reassuring. Everybody wants to say something useful. Everybody thinks their perspective matters. And most of us should just shut up so we can hear the actual experts speak.

Lifehacker’s Best Opinion Posts Of 2019

Lifehacker’s Best Opinion Posts Of 2019

We had a lot of opinions this year, every one of them perfect, but some more perfect than others. The Lifehacker staff talked amongst ourselves and decided these were our best opinion pieces in 2019. Thank you for agreeing.