Flooding, North Korean Tensions and Pepe the Frog
Know This: Coach has announced it will buy Kate Spade for $2.4 billion. The leader of ISIS in Afghanistan has reportedly been killed in a special forces raid that involved American troops. Montreal has declared a state of emergency over floods that have inundated 1,900 homes. And another U.S. citizen has been detained in North Korea, sparking further tension.
Ribbit in Peace: The creator of Pepe the Frog, who says he never intended his drawing to become a hate symbol, has symbolically killed off his own character, an admission that Pepe can’t be disassociated from the alt-right.
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