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Kevin McCarthy Humiliates Himself By Vowing To Investigate Facebook And Google

Kevin McCarthy Humiliates Himself By Vowing To Investigate Facebook And Google

House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) still lacks the votes need to be elected speaker, so he is promising to…

1 year ago

New Book Alleges Zuckerberg Agreed Not to Fact Check Trump’s Political Posts As Part of Deal with Trump Administration

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg made a deal with former President Donald Trump's administration not to fact check Trump's political posts…

2 years ago

Far from “Jaw-Dropping,” Will Facebook Revelation Make Us Face Our Serious Systemic Sickness?

So, Facebook’s behavior is a symptom of alienation, and it shouldn’t be any kind of “jaw-dropping” surprise.

2 years ago

Facebook Bans Russian Disinformation Campaign That Claimed Vaccines Turn People into Chimpanzees

Facebook announced that it has taken a stand against disinformation on its platform by banning a Russian disinformation campaign that…

3 years ago

WATCH: Donald Trump Tells Bill O’Reilly That He Hopes He is Deposed in Tech Lawsuit

As soon as Donald Trump filed his lawsuit against Facebook and Twitter, legal experts chimed in that he would open…

3 years ago

WATCH: Legal Expert Barbara McQuade Explains Why Trump’s Tech Lawsuit is Going Nowhere

When Donald Trump rose to the presidency in 2016, he did so with lots of help from Twitter and Facebook.…

3 years ago

Trump is Preparing to Sue Facebook and Twitter CEOs Over Social Media Bans

Former President Donald Trump will announce class action lawsuits today against Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey…

3 years ago

The GOP is Freaking Out After An Oversight Board Upheld Trump’s Facebook Ban

Prominent Republicans slammed a Facebook oversight board's decision to uphold the tech company's ban of Donald Trump from its platform.…

3 years ago

Donald Trump Set to Get Around His Facebook Ban by Appearing on His Daughter-in-Law’s Page

Donald Trump has a lot of thoughts about Joe Biden and how he's handling things. This was made clear this…

3 years ago

The Sheriff Who Said Atlanta Shooter “Had a Bad Day” Has Blamed China For COVID in Facebook Posts

On Wednesday, an Atlanta Sheriff held a press conference about the rash of shootings that left 8 dead yesterday. Rather…

3 years ago

Trump Sent Message to Facebook Oversight Board About His Ban

Facebook's Oversight Board has confirmed that it received a statement from former President Donald Trump regarding the case of whether…

3 years ago

WATCH: Glenn Beck Compares Twitters Treatment of Conservatives to Germany’s Treatment of Jews

The Republican party and their cable news surrogates are big on hyperbole. This was seen tonight when multiple GOP Reps.…

3 years ago

Facebook Has Removed Trump’s Video Saying it Contributes to the Risk of More Violence

Social media has played an outsized role in the rise of Donald Trump. The president was an early adopter of…

3 years ago

Biden Campaign Will Resume Running Negative Ads Against Donald Trump

When Donald Trump was diagnosed with COVID-19 and subsequently sent to Walter Reed Hospital, no one knew quite how to…

3 years ago

Biden Campaign Criticizes Facebook For Not Removing False or Misleading Trump Posts

Democrat Joe Biden's campaign has criticized Facebook for not removing false or misleading posts by President Donald Trump's account. The…

3 years ago

Zuckerberg Admits Facebook has Been Slow to Take Down Pages From White Militia Groups

Julia Louis-Dreyfuss made a joke about it last week when emceeing the Democratic National Convention last week. "If we all…

4 years ago

Trump Claims He Is Being Unfairly Censored by Twitter and Facebook

Appearing on Geraldo Rivera’s radio show earlier today on WTAM in Cleveland, President Donald Trump insisted he is being unfairly…

4 years ago

Republican Matt Gaetz Wants Criminal Investigation of Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg

Matt Gaetz is calling for a criminal investigation of Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg for allegedly lying to Congress about social media…

4 years ago

Dr. Fauci Responds to Trump’s Attacks: “I Have Not Been Misleading the American Public”

Dr. Anthony Fauci has responded to Donald Trump's attacks on him in an early morning TV appearance. He defended himself…

4 years ago

Mark Zuckerberg: Organizing Stay-at-Home Order Protests on Facebook Considered “Harmful Misinformation”

Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg says organizing protests against stay-at-home orders on the social media site is misinformation. The remarks come as…

4 years ago

Protesters Blast Dr. Ford’s Testimony Outside of Brett Kavanaugh Speech

The Federalist Society's black tie attendees were blasted with Dr. Christine Blasey Ford's disturbing testimony about Justice Kavanaugh's sexual assault…

4 years ago

Sen. Warren: ‘It’s Time to Break Up Amazon, Google and Facebook’

Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.), desperate to increase her standing in the 2020 presidential polls, today called for the breakup of…

5 years ago

New Report Shows How Russia Helped Trump Get Elected

The Senate Intelligence Committee will release a new report this week that has the results of a study of the…

5 years ago

Facebook expands fake election news fight, but falsehoods still rampant

By Joseph Menn SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Facebook Inc on Wednesday said it would team with two U.S. non-profits to…

5 years ago

Failing Trump Flips Out And Tantrums That He’s Already Made America Great Again

Even though he has accomplished nothing but pass a tax cut bill for the wealthy, Trump lost it over criticism…

6 years ago

Democrats Now Have Their Own Social Media Army to Fight the Russians

Russia has been using social media for several years to sow discord among the American electorate, and now Democrats have…

6 years ago

Trump Is Trying To Ban Reporters From The White House For Asking Questions

Trump has been trying to ban reporters from covering White House events for months because he didn't like their questions.

6 years ago

In 2016 Facebook Executive Admitted They Could Get People Killed

On June 18, 2016, one of Facebook’s most senior executives sent out a shocking memo telling employees that there could…

6 years ago

Apple CEO Lambasts Facebook and Zuckerberg For Privacy Violations

Facebook and Google use your personal data to make money. Consumer data is the core of their advertising businesses. By…

6 years ago

Facebook Is Being Sued For Numerous Civil Rights Violations

Facebook was sued on Tuesday by several civil rights groups who allege that the social media company with over 2…

6 years ago

Peter Thiel Company Helped Cambridge Analytica Steal Facebook Data

Back in 2014 start-up company Cambridge Analytica was looking for a way to obtain private Facebook data from tens of…

6 years ago

37 State Attorneys General Are Now Demanding Answers From Facebook

Facebook’s legal troubles continue to grow in number and intensity. Over recent days we have reported that:  Facebook is being sued…

6 years ago

Facebook Stock Price Plummets As FTC Opens Investigation

According to Bloomberg News Facebook has dropped nearly $100 billion in market value over the past 10 days, and is…

6 years ago

Former Employee Leaks Cambridge Analytica Blueprint to Make Trump President

Cambridge Analytica had a detailed 27-page blueprint for making Donald Trump victorious in the 2016 presidential election according to exclusive…

6 years ago

Read The Full Text of Mark Zuckerberg’s Cambridge Analytica Statement

Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg issued a statement late Wednesday on the Cambridge Analytica data scandal which has embroiled his company in…

6 years ago

British PM, European Parliament Call for Facebook Investigation

‘The Heat is On’ is a Glenn Frey song made famous by the 1980’s TV show ‘Miami Vice.’ Given all…

6 years ago

Cambridge Analytica Caught On Film Bragging About Fixing Elections Using Dirty Tricks

  Top executives of Cambridge Analytica (Cambridge) – the company that credits itself with helping Donald Trump win the presidency…

6 years ago

How Steve Bannon Used Facebook Profile Data to Help Trump Win the Presidency

Everybody knows that Steve Bannon helped Donald Trump win the presidency, but very few people know how he did it.…

6 years ago

Facebook faces big challenge to prevent future U.S. election meddling

The Russian influence operation designed to tamper with the 2016 U.S. presidential election used a combination of old-school espionage tactics…

6 years ago

Trump and Putin Devastated As Facebook Announces Tool To Allow People To See If They Liked Russian Content

Trump and Putin got some bad news as Facebook has announced that they will be unveiling a tool that will…

6 years ago

Some 20 million Americans may have seen Russian-backed content on Instagram: Facebook

About 20 million Americans may have seen Russian-backed content on Instagram in the run-up to the 2016 U.S. presidential election,…

6 years ago

Left Unsupervised On A Saturday, A Whacked Out Trump Thinks Facebook Is Out To Get Him

Trump claims that the Russian Facebook ads supporting him are no big deal because Facebook was on Hillary Clinton's side.

6 years ago

Rachel Maddow Sets Trap For Russian Trolls By Creating Fake Online Secession Movement

Hoping to lure Russian trolls into an online trap, Rachel Maddow announced that she is setting up a fake secession…

6 years ago

Facebook to overhaul political ads after threat of U.S. regulation

Facebook Inc launched an overhaul of how it handles paid political advertisements, giving a concession to U.S. lawmakers who have…

6 years ago

Facebook introduces new rules on advertising, hate speech

Facebook said on Wednesday it would introduce tougher rules on who can make money from advertising on its network, responding…

6 years ago

Rachel Maddow Warns Trump That Criminal Charges Could Soon Follow After New Facebook Revelation

If any American – i.e. anybody connected to the Trump campaign – knew this crime was being committed, they could…

6 years ago

Russia Scandal Gets Worse For Trump As Pro-Kremlin Groups Used Facebook To Influence Voters

The new revelation is the latest sign that, no, Russian election meddling – all to help Donald Trump defeat Hillary Clinton…

6 years ago

Media Matters Names Fake News and ‘Alt-Right’ Misinformer of the Year

Fake news is bad enough but as Media Matters explains, the “alt-right” "embraces it for a more dangerous purpose": harassment…

7 years ago

Mark Zuckerberg Finally Commits to Fixing Facebook’s Fake News Problem

"Our goal is to connect people with the stories they find most meaningful, and we know people want accurate information."

7 years ago

As Trump’s Collapse Continues, His Supporters Prove Hillary’s ‘Deplorable’ Comment

"Let's talk about deplorables: They went after my CHILDREN on social media. Because I wrote some stories about their God.…

7 years ago

Black Religious Leaders Are Saying No to Endorsing Trump

One black religious leader says Trump flaunts "a ticket of unbridled bigotry, sexism, racism and everything that is wrong with…

8 years ago

Evidence That The Left Is Smarter: Democrats Have Bigger Vocabularies, Better Grammar Than GOP

Supporters of Democratic presidential candidates display larger vocabularies and better grammar than supporters of Republican candidates.

8 years ago

Biker Thugs Converge On Arizona Mosque Armed Looking For War

But now, the Texas-size extremism is spreading to Arizona and it includes Texas-style armed biker thugs, conspiracy theorists, and anti-Muslim…

9 years ago

Friday Fox Follies – Do Ratings Equal Truth?

According to a recent headline, Fox News is the most watched cable news channel - for the 159th month in…

9 years ago

GOP Solicits Obamacare “Horror Stories” But Gets Bombarded With Positive ACA Testimonials

Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers solicited Obamacare "horror stories" on Facebook, but instead got bombarded with positive ACA testimonials.

9 years ago

Frantic Bibi Goes Bonkers, Blames International Leftist Plot For His Sagging Poll Numbers

Bibi is pulling out all the stops in a last-ditch effort to stave off the possibility of an embarrassing result…

9 years ago

Call off the Bombers, Franklin Graham Says ISIL Will Bow Down to Jesus

"One thing is for sure - one day every knee will bow and every tongue will confess that Jesus Christ…

9 years ago

A Republican State Senator Wants to Start a Nuclear War with ISIS

ALEC member state Senator Jason Rapert (R-AR) has a solution to win the war against ISIL, y'all. Drop the nukes!

9 years ago

Belligerent Open Carry Group Confronts And Harasses Texas State Lawmakers

An open carry group's belligerent behavior demonstrates that an armed society isn't necessarily a polite society.

9 years ago

“Muslim Free” Shooting Range In Arkansas Turns Away Brown-Skinned Non-Muslim Customers

In an example of purely ignorant racism, a shooting range in Arkansas turned away two prospective customers because the owner…

9 years ago

Firing of Atlanta’s Anti-gay Fire Chief Puts Religious Right Hypocrisy on Display

"Equal rights for ALL Americans! The cultural cleansing of our nation must stop!" Except for gays and anyone else you…

9 years ago

GOP Lawmaker Idiotically Tells Newspaper They Can’t Write About Him Without His Permission

A Republican councilman in Maryland has threatened to sue his local newspaper for having the audacity to use his name…

9 years ago

Protester Confronts Fox Affiliate Over False Story That Claimed She Said “Kill A Cop”

In response to a story Baltimore news station Fox45 ran Sunday, activist Tawanda Jones appeared on a news broadcast Monday…

9 years ago

Fox Affiliate Deceptively Edits Protest Footage To Show Protesters Chanting “Kill A Cop”

Baltimore news station Fox45 ran a story Sunday night attacking protests against police brutality and racial disparity by running deceptively…

9 years ago

White Conservatives Justify Their Racism By Claiming Black Criminals Are Racists

Even when the right tries to explain racism, they end up being racist. They are all in agreement that there…

9 years ago

Lynching Obama

Republicans just can't get over the fact that they can no longer get together and lynch the black guy they…

9 years ago

Georgia Gun Range Invites Children To Take Pictures With Santa As He Holds Assault Rifle

A gun club in Georgia is taking gun fetishism and worship to a whole new level as they have scheduled…

9 years ago

Open Carry Texas Activist Arrested For Shooting And Killing Husband And Stepdaughter

Veronica Dunnachie, an Open Carry Texas activist is facing capital murder charges in the slaying of her husband and his…

9 years ago

Police Describe Austin Shooter As Homegrown Terrorist With “Hate In His Heart”

Larry McQuilliams, who fired off over one hundred rounds of ammunition in Austin Friday, was a homegrown extremist with racist…

9 years ago

St. Louis Cop Who Killed Black Teenager Identified As Obama-Hating Gun-Loving Racist

The St. Louis police officer who shot and killed 18-year-old Vonderrit Myers, Jr. last month was inadvertently identified by the…

9 years ago

Ted Nugent Observes Veterans Day By Calling Animal Rights Activists “Subhuman Mongrels”

Draft-dodging ammosexual Ted Nugent went back to the well and reused a favorite insult of his when he referred to…

9 years ago

Unlike Much Of The Country, California Still Solidly Blue After Midterm Elections

After a not-so-really-heated contest between the Republicans and Democrats, California still remains blue, and our State elected leaders are all…

9 years ago

The Right Wing’s Unhinged Reaction to the Idea that Janay Rice Is a Victim

This is a world in which women have no right to complain about gender inequality if they don't want to…

9 years ago

Ferguson Cop Who Arrested Two Reporters During Protests Also Hog-Tied A 12-Year-Old Boy

An article posted by the Huffington Post on Sunday evening reveals that Justin Cosma, a Ferguson police officer who arrested…

10 years ago

Morning Joe’s Mika Brzezinski Says Impeachment Talk Is ‘Disturbing’ And ‘Really Scares Me’

On Wendesday morning's episode of Morning Joe, host Mika Brzezinski played separate video clips of Republicans claiming President Obama needs…

10 years ago

To No One’s Surprise Sarah Palin Doesn’t Understand How The Election Process Works

Former half-term Governor of Alaska and the Republican Party's 2008 nominee for Vice President Sarah Palin did not have an…

10 years ago

Church Decides To Raffle Off AR-15 Rifles To Boost Attendance

Just when you thought you have seen everything, this pops up. A church is leading their flock to Jesus by…

10 years ago

Surprise, Surprise! Alex Jones Calls Las Vegas Shooting a False Flag Set Up By Obama

Well, that sure didn't take long. Alex Jones, crazy right-wing conspiracy theorist and con artist, took to his radio show…

10 years ago

Some Clarification And Background Regarding Japadog and Racism

An article of mine recently received a lot of comments from folks who feel that I was too sensitive or…

10 years ago

Conservatives Call For The Lynching of President Obama

A racist conservative Facebook group "America the next generation" created a photo-shopped image of President Barack Obama with a hangman's…

10 years ago

Ted Yoho Callously Schedules ‘Family Firearm Safety Event’ On Newtown Anniversary

Representative Ted Yoho (R-FL) sent out an invitation through his Facebook page for a 'Family Firearm Safety Event' that will…

10 years ago

No Longer a Frontier: Free Speech vs. Online Ugliness

This week Jillian York of the Electronic Frontier Foundation denounced tech companies and employers who censor or punish online ugliness.…

10 years ago

Anonymous Cowards Try To Silence Female Journalists With Violent Sexual Threats

Women who are involved in journalism are increasingly the targets of violent sexual threats by anonymous cowards in hopes of…

11 years ago

A Delusional Lindsey Graham Thinks the ‘Dam’ is About to Break on Benghazi

Senator Lindsey Graham (R-SC) is high on his party's delusions about using their debunked Benghazi conspiracy theories to bring down…

11 years ago

Cops Arrest Teen For ‘Terror Threat,’ But Ted Nugent Threatens Obama and Goes Free

Finally law enforcement has acted and arrested an American citizen who faces felony charges for making terrorist threats, but the…

11 years ago

Macaca’s Revenge: Virginia County GOP Forced to Remove Racist Images from Party Page

The official Facebook page of a Virginia County Republican Party got busted yesterday for having super offensive (read straight up…

11 years ago

As Romney Spirals Out of Control Republicans Jump Ship to Obama

There is an unspoken group of voters who are never talked about. These people have abandoned Mitt Romney, and have…

11 years ago

Did Anonymous Strike Again and Target Mitt Romney’s Tax Returns?

The mysterious hacktivist group may have struck again and this time, Mitt Romney's taxes may have been the target.

12 years ago

Paul Ryan: A One-Man Fiscal Cliff?

Does Romney's choice of Paul Ryan as his running mate signal his campaign is tacking to the right again, or…

12 years ago

Obama Gay Marriage Support Could Cause Some Log Cabin Republicans To Abandon GOP

Is the big tent about to get even smaller? Log Cabin Republicans were left in shock by Obama's support for…

12 years ago

Republicans Tell Americans Privacy is for Corporations Not People

So called job creators are requiring your social networking passwords and twice now, the Republicans have blocked measures to protect…

12 years ago

January 18th: The Day The Internet Strikes Back At SOPA And PIPA

One doesn’t need to have a law degree to understand that if you like internet access in China, you’ll just…

12 years ago

An Envious Rush Limbaugh Attacks Obama’s Facebook Fans

Apparently, Rush Limbaugh is not very happy about the reception that his wedding pictures received on Facebook, because today he…

14 years ago

Sarah Palin Accuses Obama of Using Immigration to Divide America

Sarah Palin took to her Facebook page to blast the Obama administration for dividing the country on the issue of…

14 years ago

Rush Limbaugh Accuses Facebook and Twitter of Recruiting for the Left

On his radio show today Rush Limbaugh blamed Facebook, My Space, and Twitter for activism on issues like the environment…

14 years ago