Back in the day, people feared that grandmama might fall victim to a familiar masquerading as a cat or fly. Now, we fear that grandma will fall prey to fake news or a scam spread by a bot. Familiar Shapes, a documentary in production by Heather D. Freeman, explores surprising similarities between bots and familiars.
Washington, D.C.-On March 27, hundreds of people lined up for blocks outside of Libertine bar in the city’s Adam’s Morgan neighborhood to get totally legal-and totally free-marijuana seeds. “This is the end of the Cannabis Campaign,” says Adam Eidinger, chairman the DC Cannabis Campaign and organizer of the seed-sharing event.