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staff writer covering tech & culture @ringer. say hi, send tips: alyssa.bereznak@theringer.com // i’m @alyssabereznak on instagram too

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i wrote about the technological and cultural and forces that made game of thrones the last piece of monoculture ever https://t.co/f0yGFzYy4I
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4/11
2019
All hail the God Emperor Pod! By @alyssabereznak , a great piece for @ringer talking about the history of #ASoIaF f… https://t.co/iMB4SYZHcG
Retweeted by alyssa bereznaki wrote about the technological and cultural and forces that made game of thrones the last piece of monoculture ever https://t.co/f0yGFzYy4I
4/10
2019
i don't even know what to say except that my coworkers are wonderful freaks with broken brains (but like, broken in… https://t.co/HqtuA3V5FSTHIS 👏 POPE 👏 FUCKS 👏 https://t.co/jop0CkHwGD
4/9
2019
i wrote about Old Town Road, the purest example of chaotic good to exist on the internet in a very long time https://t.co/dfjRfJZgJV
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4/8
2019
@weaselpm from one asib stan to another, thank you. and fuck rez gavron @joshuaUMWW court street r station!
4/7
2019
whoa the phone swiping mta turnstiles are coming https://t.co/5O03FiTrfk @KaelNewton thank you for your sympathy
4/6
2019
live look at my tabs as i fall deeper and deeper into a game of thrones writing vortex https://t.co/G2rycsw6iO
4/5
2019
I talked to the creators of KILLING EVE about its pop culture inputs — including a fragrance ad, a jailhouse interv… https://t.co/JeMlrMYAIu
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4/3
2019
bless @rodger for patiently teaching the olds what instagram is, and that it's part of many journalists's jobs to u… https://t.co/rPHfMoDU7I
4/2
2019
we live in disturbing times https://t.co/MmnpamF6z3
3/31
2019
Damn, hate when I'm trying to post a photo to Facebook and I accidentally hit the "Delete All My Posts From 2007 an… https://t.co/WgaQf2ww8X
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3/30
2019
New @thewatchpod w/ @alyssabereznak on Blair Witch Project's innovative viral marketing, 20 years later;… https://t.co/QlrWQ9L2DG
Retweeted by alyssa bereznakI've been covering Qanon for a year, and the amount of pro-Q people in this video from yesterday's Trump rally line… https://t.co/A55Wwv6RzA
Retweeted by alyssa bereznakLiterally Nobody: 90s Corporate Graphic Designers: https://t.co/eE9bFty2lQ
Retweeted by alyssa bereznakpopped by the watch to chat about the blair witch project https://t.co/zMsYgCd6HX
3/29
2019
This very well be my favorite piece ever from @ringer. It’s a fascinating deep dive into how Hollywood’s modern day… https://t.co/f0jqm27YrV
Retweeted by alyssa bereznak @TaylorLorenz omg yes, this happened on an episode of “dating around” toothere was apparently ANOTHER faux blair witch doc, a blockbuster exclusive called "sticks & stones." artisan really… https://t.co/bV76bi1Qondeeply concerned about the direction of a website i once loved and trusted, the ringer dot com https://t.co/tozSvdd2MRHow ‘Blair Witch’ Became a Horror Sensation—and Invented Modern Movie Marketing https://t.co/rD7IZr2Ocd prostřednic… https://t.co/fQlyKaGM6r
Retweeted by alyssa bereznak @marklewismd @ringer thanks for sharing mark! @beejoli this is a story that i pitched on my own because i love the series. i started watching it/loving it way be… https://t.co/uzvhTfePcP @beejoli lol hihi! have you bonded with someone random on the internet (or IRL) over game of thrones? do you have a funny/heartwar… https://t.co/kxcTYkAZj5 @adegiulio the ringer’s ny branch is based in a wework and now i’m just imagining everyone hooking up on the communal west elm furniturethis is horrifying https://t.co/bSgVcrUqDGI feel seen. I saw The Blair Witch Project when I was…14? I *knew* it was a movie, but it was early Internet, the… https://t.co/RSAhWNWI4W
Retweeted by alyssa bereznak @mikemonello @rushkoff he was a perfect source for the story, and said v. smart things!Here’s a great, detailed look at how the producers of The Blair Witch Project (including Campfire founder… https://t.co/nNT2MsAGxf
Retweeted by alyssa bereznakfor comparison here are some of the actual handcrafted blair witch project fan sites from the time, courtesy of pro… https://t.co/UR4YugRaRlalso this is the coolest story art i have ever seen?? props to mario zucca for really capturing that late 90s, ~bro… https://t.co/pSvgrDNYlHthe blair witch walked so the momo challenge could run. for our 1999 movies week i wrote about how the blair witch… https://t.co/dF9M6ZEviK
3/28
2019
sally rooney crying profusely over a semi-random henry james book on an airplane is extremely relatable… https://t.co/4ZOASbBckCfuck yeah @dannychau ! <3 https://t.co/3rAxB6R6iOholy shit this story (and it’s insanely good art) on the most fucked up teen movie of my childhood is *chef’s kiss* https://t.co/MHeeNkHkPuAn erotic short story in three acts https://t.co/Qz1pIwV0AX
Retweeted by alyssa bereznak @DPD_ i reminded me of this, from 2007! https://t.co/XyTerYblby
3/27
2019
we're finally getting loverboy 2.0, starring none other than @noahcent !!! (sad it's a PG version though) https://t.co/K5wYv2qFuhalso, austin powers is definitely the spiritual predecessor to logan paul, so we can’t fully blame the algorithms for his existence, sorryi rewatched not one but TWO austin powers movies for this list, so you better read it https://t.co/zwzNAYSYhC @kellybourdet from one bitch-ass coward to another, thank you for saying this
3/26
2019
Apple brought vaporware to a content fight smh
Retweeted by alyssa bereznakapple, hmu when you have the trailers…thxSo it seems like Apple has... not made these shows yet. No trailers, no teasers, just, like, a picture every once i… https://t.co/ZzfUszA6lr
Retweeted by alyssa bereznaksteven spielberg, reese witherspoon, jennifer aniston, steve carrell: "cinematic experiences! compelling narratives… https://t.co/4u1mrgkwrCwhoa did i just spot the elusive jony ive in the audience!!! https://t.co/ip4oA38YQ8there's one big question we still don't have an answer to: did comey go into the woods specifically to take that ph… https://t.co/1wy1qNZRBz
Retweeted by alyssa bereznakthis ant >>>>> literally all the dudes in triple frontier https://t.co/aekzLFDAIQ“The power of memes is crazy. Who would have thought that memes would have got me to do something? We live in a wei… https://t.co/hnO55LTmrG
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3/25
2019
@patmuldowney @kirbiejohnson lol thank u pat for recognizing my genius
3/23
2019
welp, i guess tomorrow's gonna be… *looks both ways* *puts on sunglasses* *does a *dope kick flip* ...mueller’s day offno one: me: no one:        me: no one:                me: no one:                       me: no one:               … https://t.co/kz5SlVyLNx
Retweeted by alyssa bereznak @melvillmatic lol k that’s a level of chaos i don’t dare to mess with"In total, the 134 minute ride only cost me $34.50...It’s a low cost, considering that I’m pretty sure I have accom… https://t.co/kpuQrZXxP1 @melvillmatic why are u using firefox @HKSurrey are u ok
3/22
2019
Date My Mom (2014) https://t.co/kTu22Ssdc0 @lindsayzoladz yessssssssStacy Spikes, the co-founder of MoviePass, wants movie fans to watch 15 to 20 minutes of highly produced ads and ot… https://t.co/LRPhJqioY2
Retweeted by alyssa bereznakthis is a really great deep dive on how instagram is designed to spread conspiracy theories and misinformation, jus… https://t.co/o7UL2GIiJM @WilbonsHottub not yet!niiiiice healthy ratio on this one https://t.co/Qi4yZIo6KSfor the @ringer’s GOT “loose ends” series i did a deep dive on tyrion’s love life (it’s tragic) https://t.co/p0leOZZ8Qs
3/21
2019
@andrewgrutt lmao is she holding a juulhttps://t.co/wB992t0pOJ
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3/20
2019
beto at the first dem debate https://t.co/ifCkowRfJT
Retweeted by alyssa bereznak.@chengela first high thai, now this!! https://t.co/uudgZcrHlc @mims @dcseifert this one is probably the most QVC of them all https://t.co/S3NbrQ2rOY @alyssabereznak as @dcseifert quoth, who knew Instagram would become QVC for millennials?
Retweeted by alyssa bereznakyou can now buy stuff within the instagram app. pray for my bank account https://t.co/008nznjoHl.@alyssabereznak on Instagram Checkout, which turns the app into one-stop-shopping https://t.co/XRwxwlbbDE
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3/19
2019
what could go wrong? https://t.co/EaYrgqK0jetell me again how many blockbusters are lefti just signed this petition and so should you! https://t.co/iVrPzNRYkw
3/18
2019
*extremely tom delonge voice* WHERE ARE YEW
3/17
2019
Less than 24 hours https://t.co/UdIF9mRhWg
Retweeted by alyssa bereznakthe truest tweet https://t.co/Z46reICTTQLolllll the YouTube makeup tutorial Kayla is watching at the beginning of Eighth Grade is OLIVIA JADE
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3/16
2019
@WillOremus @Medium congrats!!my dog has been radicalized by the youtube algorithm https://t.co/WDcnxW926Y
Retweeted by alyssa bereznakAn important note: The tech and platforms will inevitably draw a lot of blame in this, but most of the designed vir… https://t.co/edwTjNkCMG
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3/15
2019
If you’re in park slope pls keep your eyes peeled for this dog. Her name is Deb, she has one blue eye. She went mis… https://t.co/8wCdf3cYKV
Retweeted by alyssa bereznakRIP to this iconic tweet. We will always have the Chrises. https://t.co/C950FImfLl
Retweeted by alyssa bereznakTRIPLE FRONTIER had its flaws but wow, what a powerful ending https://t.co/0eDKs5tP14TRIPLE FRONTIER (2003) https://t.co/c06MwtuvgLThe creative process https://t.co/6chlvib35V
Retweeted by alyssa bereznakapropos of nothing, here is my story about how entertainment companies all started tweeting dopey shit https://t.co/eUOVIiYGys
3/14
2019
yep!! https://t.co/z4vzEhBwaO @John_Hong it’s just an incredibly embarrassing thing to tweet!!Wow, he's really going for it https://t.co/dmcB2V8fdi
Retweeted by alyssa bereznakseems like a huge oversight https://t.co/ecNBlFsW2Chello friends! if any mutual has connections to VC's or angels and wouldn't mind making an intro, i have a deck + i… https://t.co/KGzT7URJmR
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3/13
2019
i'm feeling a little winded just thinking about it https://t.co/Cv0JyFbCwl
3/12
2019

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