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‘Space Farce’? Alternative logos for new US military branch flood social media

IN THE PAPERS - Friday, August 10: After Israel and Hamas agree to a ceasefire in Gaza, the New York Times wonders if the flare-up of violence was a negotiating tactic for a long-term peace deal. We also consider questions about media coverage: Should white supremacists be given a platform? And are cartoons depicting a gay romance between Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin homophobic? Finally, the Trump Administration's Space Force proposal is mocked on social media.