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Jimmy Garoppolo Signed an Endorsement Contract with Jordan Brand.

ESPN reported the news on Thursday (August 30).

“Since I got in the league, it was one of my dreams to be with Jordan, and it came true, so I’m pretty excited about it,” the San Francisco 49ers quarterback said.

According to ESPN, Under Armour, Adidas and Nike all showed interest in Garoppolo before he decided on Jordan Brand.

Hey, Influencers. Here’s How to Apply for Instagram Verification.

Instagram’s finally added a verification request form AND new security features, so now you can really push your brand the way you’ve been wanting to.

One of the new features, called “About This Account,” will allow users to assess the legitimacy of certain accounts.

“Our community has told us that it’s important to them to have a deeper understanding of accounts that reach many people on Instagram, particularly when those accounts are sharing information related to current events, political or social causes, for example,” Instagram Co-Founder & CTO Mike Krieger wrote in an official blog post.

Learn more here.

Eminem’s Being Called out for Using a Homophobic Slur Against Tyler, the Creator.

On his new song titled “Kamikaze” off his new album of the same name, Em takes jabs at Drake, Joe Budden and more. But Twitter is particularly reeling over lyrics aimed at Tyler, the Creator, in which Eminem uses a homophobic slur which we won’t repeat ourselves here.

As INTO Editor-in-Chief Zach Stafford pointed out, Em has previously claimed that he doesn’t equate the use of said homophobic slur to a person’s sexuality. “bro eminem is like 50 years old out here releasing an album in 2018 calling tyler the creator a f*****,” one Twitter user wrote. “someone come collect their grandpa and tell him this shit won’t fly anymore.”

You can listen to the track here.

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