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Banksy’s Self-Shredded ‘Love In The Bin’ Artwork Sells For $25.4 Million

In 2018, a piece by British street artist Banksy, "Girl With Balloon," sold for $1.4 million. A minute after the gravel hit the podium, the piece went through a built-in shredder in the victorian frame, creating an entirely new piece called "Love in the Bin." The self-shredded piece is now up for auction, and estimates say it could go from anywhere between $5 million to $8 million.

Abdulrazak Gurnah Awarded 2021 Nobel Prize In Literature

Abdulrazak Gurnah, a Zanzibar-native novelist, has been award the prestigious Noble Prize for Literature. Gurnah's works, which include Desertion, By The Sea, Paradise, and The Last Gift often deal with the themes of colonialism.

Facebook Postpones “Instagram For Kids”

Facebook has announced that it's stopping development on their Instagram spinoff, "Instagram Kids," which would target young teens ages 10-12. This halting comes after criticism from lawmakers, parents and users, as well as a report that claims Facebook knows more about the ill-effects social media has on young teens than they let on.

‘The Wire’ Creator, David Simon, Pulls Upcoming HBO Series From Texas Following Abortion Ban

David Simon, mainly known for being the creator of popular series “The Wire,” announced that he will not be filming his newest upcoming series for HBO in Texas as originally planned because of the state’s abortion ban that passed earlier this month. 

How Holistic Health And Wellness Is Helping Heal The World | Joy Adler

Between the pandemic, climate change, and the multitude of tragedies the world has endured within the past two years, many individuals are finding themselves lost and in need of guidance. Joy Adler is a leader in holistic health, healing, and wellness who wants people to understand they have all the tools they need to improve their physical, emotional, and spiritual wellbeing.