Big Tech's Growing Threat to Our Personal Privacy
February 18th, 2021 9:54 PM
I love my digital devices, but people keep telling me to worry more about my privacy. "Encrypt your emails!" "Drop Google and use search engines like DuckDuckGo that don't track us!" I probably should. But I don't. I'm lazy, and I like that web companies know me and show me things I'm interested in. I like that they display "restaurants near me."
Unfunny Hack Meyers Blames Trump on Obama Not Prosecuting Bush???
February 11th, 2021 10:17 AM
According to Late Night host Seth Meyers, former President Obama made one crucial mistake during his presidency that led to the rise of Donald Trump: not prosecuting former Bush Administration officials. Against the backdrop of Trump's second impeachment, the nominal comedian alleged early Tuesday morning that allowing Bush officials off for their supposed wrongdoing…
Lorenz and the False, Censorious ‘Hall Monitors’ of The New York Times
February 10th, 2021 10:57 PM
A recent “Here to Help” New York Times feature on smart-phone apps recommended the encrypted messaging app Signal, given its “excellent privacy safeguards.” Yet most of the paper’s tech reporters seem determined to play politically correct hall-monitor to the rest of the world, finding and squelching any avenue for thoughts that may offend their woke sensibilities, even if they have…
Tucker Says Bank of America Is Giving Private Customer Data to Feds
February 5th, 2021 11:55 AM
Fox News host Tucker Carlson tore into Bank of America (BofA) for allegedly searching and releasing private customer data to federal investigators following the Jan. 6 Capitol riot.
Tucker SLAMS Big Tech’s ‘Unprecedented Crackdown’ on Free Speech
January 9th, 2021 12:36 AM
Friday night amid the far-left and Big Tech-led purging of anyone opposed to their Orwellian future, Fox News Channel host Tucker Carlson guided viewers through what he called a night unlike anything “in my lifetime” that “we’re going to look back on” as Big Tech carried out “an unprecedented crackdown” on our “most basic civil liberties.” Among such purges? Twitter’s permanent banning of…
Wow: Facebook Uses ‘Micro-Phone’ Tool for Workers to Report Each Other
July 15th, 2020 12:37 PM
Facebook, and Silicon Valley, are both “extremely left-leaning,” according to Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg. So it should come as no surprise that while progressive employees are given the chance to succeed, those who disagree with them are set up for failure in ways that would…
51% Tech Experts Say Gov't Shouldn’t Track Data to Limit Virus Spread
April 2nd, 2020 4:53 PM
Worried about the spread of the coronavirus? Many are, but is allowing the United States government to track people using location data a good idea? A slim majority of 84 tech experts surveyed have said that the U.S. government should not harness Americans’ location data in an attempt to limit the spread of the coronavirus, reported The Washington Post’s Cat Zakrzewski March 30. Fifty…
US Military Bans Soldiers from Using China-Owned TikTok
January 2nd, 2020 1:56 PM
Apps collect data about their users. What happens when a foreign government owns that data? The U.S. military did not want to find out. According to an NBC News report, the Defense Information Systems Agency advised employees to avoid using the app, TikTok, which is owned by the Chinese regulated company ByteDance.
More Hollywood Hate: Director Unveils Biopic About ‘Ruthless’ Cheney
October 4th, 2018 2:48 PM
A new character assassination, er, I mean biopic about Vice President Dick Cheney is set to hit theaters this Christmas. Starring Christian Bale in the titular role, Vice appears to be less of a thoughtful political drama detailing Cheney’s role during the Bush years, and more of a gritty, gangster movie, depicting the vice president’s quest for absolute power.
MSNBC: Criticizing FBI, FL Deputies 'A High Crime and Misdemeanor'
February 26th, 2018 12:06 PM
Since the release of the Devin Nunes memo in early February, both Democrats and the media have pushed the narrative that Republicans have become the anti-law enforcement party. But on Monday, panelists on MSNBC’s Live With Stephanie Ruhle took that argument a step further when they claimed that criticism of the FBI – and of the Florida deputies who remained outside of a…
CNN's Conflicted Evan Perez: Nunes Memo 'Was a Dud,' But Dangerous
February 10th, 2018 2:53 PM
On Friday, CNN's Evan Perez insulted Congress as people who "don’t have any idea how the law works" relating to surveillance, claiming that "grave harm ... was done by the release of the Republican (Nunes) memo even though it was a dud." How interesting, given that Perez knows, because he reported it in 2013, that Obama administration committed abuses…
NBC Peddles Spin: ‘Partisan Grenade’ Memo Could Trigger ‘Crisis’
February 3rd, 2018 1:11 AM
Following an exhausting day of the liberal media being in a constant state of panic after the release of the Republican House Intelligence Committee memo, Friday’s NBC Nightly News pulled its weight in not emphasizing the memo’s contents but how the “politically-charged” “partisan grenade” has some claiming that this will trigger “a constitutional crisis…
Bernstein on Memo: We Have ‘Not Seen Such Dark Days’ in America
February 2nd, 2018 4:55 PM
Always prone to use ostentatious rhetoric, CNN contributor Carl Bernstein unloaded Friday afternoon on the release of the Republican House Intelligence Committee memo, telling Jake Tapper that “we may well have not seen such dark days for American democracy and its institutions” to the point that we are “at a crossroads” because of the “demagogic authoritarian…
CNN Hysteria: Dismisses Memo's Concerns, Touts Use of Bias Sources
February 2nd, 2018 1:54 PM
It was as if an asteroid was on its way to CNN’s D.C. bureau on Friday when the Republican House Intelligence Committee memo was released as CNN analysts and reporters did everything in their power to dismiss the memo and defend Christopher Steele and Fusion GPS. Chief political analyst Gloria Borger concocted perhaps the biggest pretzel of them all, dismissing the memo’s concerns…