Opinion | What the internet submarine disaster jokes say about society

Opinion |  What the internet submarine disaster jokes say about society

Comment on this storyComment Are five people missing 12,500 feet under the sea anything to laugh about? The answer, of course, is no, and the question itself is a macabre one. Yet we have to ask all the same because too many viewers of the tale of the lost OceanGate expedition didn’t seem to think … Read more

Meet the gamblers who won big bets on the fate of the submarine

A photographic illustration of Titan, the submarine that disappeared on the expedition to the wreck of the Titanic, in an ocean of $100 bills.

Illustration by Mother Jones; Oceangate/ZUMA; Getty Fight misinformation – sign up for free Mother Jones newspaper newsletter and follow the news that matters. Before the debris was Discovered on Thursday, Titan, the submersible that took tourists to see the wreck of the Titanic, impending tragedy has been fodder for widely praised, if often macabre, internet … Read more

Elon Musk breaks silence about Titanic submarine reportedly using Starlink internet

Elon Musk breaks silence about Titanic submarine reportedly using Starlink internet

Sign up for our Evening Headlines email for your daily guide to the latest news Sign up for our free US Evening Headlines email Elon Musk, CEO of Twitter and SpaceX, has broken his silence on the disappearance of a research submarine visiting the remains of the Titanic. The company that operates the sub, OceanGate … Read more