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Ja Rule is the stage name for Jeffrey Bruce Atkins.

Ja Rule says the Fyre Festival disaster ‘wasn’t my fault,’ but admits it had elements of ‘fraud’

The 43-year-old rapper co-created the disastrous luxury event with Billy McFarland, who was sentenced to six years in jail on fraud charges.
Caroline Calloway at her workshop earlier this year.

Caroline Calloway’s story is a Fyre Festival-like drama playing out in real time, and we can’t stop paying attention to see how far it goe...

The internet can't stop watching Calloway as things plays out in real time, much like Fyre Festival: a viral sensation that people want to see fail.

A party planned for the millions of Facebook users signed up to storm Area 51 is raising concerns it could become ‘Fyre Fest 2.0’

Area 51 has gotten attention this summer after a Facebook event calling on people to storm the mysterious Nevada desert site went viral.

Burning Man banned an infamous $100,000-a-ticket camp favored by influencers after backlash from fellow attendees

Humano the Tribe last year offered accommodations up to $100,000 and private toilets said to have leaked black water contaminated with fecal waste.
Netflix will be releasing a limited series called "The I-Land."

Netflix turned the Fyre Festival disaster into a horror series, and the first trailer looks wild

The trailer for "The I-Land" shows bikini-clad women and people at a concert but quickly turns deadly. The show hits Netflix on September 12.
A scene from the Fyre Festival promo video.

The island Fyre Festival organizers used to lure festival-goers to the Caribbean is on sale for nearly $12 million — check it out

Take a look at photos of the up-for-sale Saddleback Cay, Fyre Festival's intended location, and where the failed event ended up taking place instead.
The Apple Card doesn't feature numbers printed across the front and back like a typical credit card.

The minimalist, titanium Apple Card is perfectly positioned as a status symbol geared toward millennials

People are drawing comparisons between the Apple Card and metal cards from American Express and Chase, as well as the failed Magnises card.
A still from a Twitter video shows attendees rushing to get into the festival.

People are comparing a London concert to Fyre Festival after attendees ‘collapsed’ when they were forced to queue for hours in the hot sun...

Attendees allege that people collapsed from dehydration, while others said there was a dangerous crush when they attempted to get into the grounds.
The Coachella camp grounds lit up from a Saturday morning fire.

A fire broke out at the Coachella music festival Saturday morning, and people started comparing it to FYRE Festival

Festivalgoers heard explosions and saw flames near the mobile shower units on the campgrounds.

Fyre Festival scammer Billy McFarland and Mike ‘The Situation’ Sorrentino are reportedly friends in prison: ‘They play Scrabble toge...

Mike "The Situation" Sorrentino and Fyre Festival founder Billy McFarland are both spending their prison terms in FCI Otisville in upstate New York.