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Extra Extra: Quitting Facebook Will Literally Make You Happier: Gothamist

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Follow Gothamist on Twitter, Instagram, YouTube, and like us on Facebook. You can also get the top stories mailed to you—sign up here. Senator Elizabeth Warren has privately apologized to the Cherokee Nation for her decision to take a DNA test to prove her Native American ancestry. Jussie Smollett made a public statement for the first time since the horrifying racist/homophobic attack on him: "Despite my frustrations and deep concern with certain inaccuracies and misrepresentations that have been spread, I still believe that justice will be served." The judge in Roger Stone's case is considering imposing a gag order because he won't shut up. Comedians have finally united to takedown joke thieves/aggregators (and Fyre Fest promotors) FuckJerry/Jerry Media. Marie Claire talked to The Good Place's resident philosophy consultant. Like I've been saying for awhile now: deleting Facebook will make you happier! The leaders of three powerful House committees are requesting a trove of documents related to Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin's decision to lift sanctions on companies tied to prominent Russian oligarchs with ties to Putin. Rapper Tekashi 6ix9ine has pled guilty to nine counts in a federal crime case. Virginia Governor Ralph Northam’s medical-school yearbook page shows one man in blackface and another in a Ku Klux Klan hood. NY Magazine digs into the real story behind the infamous Poop Flip video. And finally...I have no words: