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Marketing Wrap

Budweiser Celebrates the Special Bond Between Stepfather and Stepchild This Father’s Day, adweek.com

Gayle King Will Open Cannes’ Most Ambitious Diversity and Inclusion Program to Date, adweek.com

American Express to Take Over New York With Its Pride Campaigns, Including a Performance From Lizzo, adweek.com

How Adidas is using smaller-scale influencers, digiday.com

With Tasty as centerpiece, BuzzFeed aims for $260m in branded product sales, digiday.com

How Outdoor Voices’ vp of technology connects customer data and community, digiday.com

Watch deepfake Jon Snow apologize for Season 8 of ‘Game of Thrones’ , adage.com

Procter & Gamble takes Secret in house as brand team replaces Wieden , adage.com

The ‘blame Amazon’ era of bad retail is over, digiday.com

Impossible Burger shortages hit White Castle and Red Robin , adage.com

Social Media Wrap

Facebook process to classify 'Hate Agents' leaked, breitbart.com

Russia Sought to Use Social Media to Influence E.U. Vote, Report Finds, nytimes.com

Facebook says social media users can't expect privacy, theintercept.com

Sources: Libra Foundation, overseeing Facebook's upcoming cryptocurrency, may have eBay, Coinbase, Vodafone, a16z, USV, Thrive, more among the launch partners, theblockcrypto.com

Parler, a right-wing social site, had ~200K signups this week, reportedly Saudi Arabians frustrated at Twitter's censorship; CEO says it doubled its total users, reuters.com

Why cruises float the boats of the Instagram generation, theguardian.com

#BlueforSudan: social media users show solidarity for protester, theguardian.com

Amazon Spark, the retailer’s two-year-old Instagram competitor, has shut down, techcrunch.com

Sources: as Stellar and others refused to partner and MobileCoin refused to sell, Facebook hired several dozen blockchain experts for several million/year each, coindesk.com

Facebook Announces Changes in Agency Partners Ahead of Cannes Lions, adweek.com

All In

Greenland lost 2B tons of ice yesterday, which is unusual, cnn.com

An Expert on Concentration Camps Says That's What the U.S. Is Running, esquire.com

People eat at least 50k plastic particles a year, study finds, theguardian.com

The NBA's Addiction to PB&J, espn.com

Electrical failure cuts power to all of Argentina and Uruguay, supplier says, bbc.com

Living in Switzerland ruined me for America and its lousy work culture (2016), vox.com

What Kurt Vonnegut’s “Slaughterhouse-Five” Tells Us Now, newyorker.com

An Addiction Crisis Disguised as a Housing Crisis, city-journal.org

Rick Wilson on Trump, thedailybeast.com

Bald Eagle Filmed Swimming, npr.org