Jan 2018

Defending, but disagreeing with #TwitterPurge

Taylor Millard Jan 01, 2018 7:31 PM

Free speech vs. freedom of association.

Dec 2017

Anonymity is a good thing.

Nov 2017

“You just feel gross. Like ew, I want to wash that off of me.”

What could go wrong?

Oct 2017

“posts from Russia’s Internet Research Agency were a tiny fraction of content on Facebook, equal to one out of 23,000 posts.”

There is no reason for regulations on big data

Taylor Millard Oct 23, 2017 8:01 AM

Free markets are just fine, even when mistakes happen.

A sad story, yes, but perhaps some selective sympathy

McCain signs onto Facebook transparency … whatever that means.

Russian Facebook ads focused on polarizing issues

John Sexton Oct 04, 2017 4:01 PM

“There was even a Facebook group for animal lovers with memes of adorable puppies…”

So how does that work, exactly?

Sep 2017

The art of angering … everybody.

“The vast majority of ads run by these accounts didn’t specifically reference the US presidential election…”

Aug 2017

If the government can’t do it…

Jul 2017

Report: Steve Bannon wants Facebook, Google regulations

Taylor Millard Jul 29, 2017 2:31 PM

How “freedom-oriented.” Not.

Open the floodgates under the bridge

“Hey, comrade… we be friends, yes?”

Spam detection?

Billionaires seeking protection from other billionaires

“…they are providing an important service we all rely on, and they wish they’d stop being demonized for it.”

“This shows basic income is a bipartisan idea.”

May 2017


Was that too clickbaity?

Apr 2017

“…the reach of known operations during the US election of 2016 was statistically very small compared to overall engagement on political issues.”

“We definitely don’t want to be the arbiter of the truth.”

The beast is already out of the cage

BOLO: Five-state manhunt for Facebook thrill killer

Ed Morrissey Apr 17, 2017 10:01 AM

Recalling the man we lost.

When wokeness isn’t enough.

Jan 2017

“…it seems like the plaintiffs are not directing their ire toward the proper targets.”

What could possibly go wrong?

Facebook’s fight against court issued warrants

Jazz Shaw Jan 03, 2017 10:41 AM

Making public business private

Dec 2016

This is not a privacy issue


Facebook will add warning labels to ‘fake news’

John Sexton Dec 15, 2016 4:01 PM

Echo chamber 2.0

Nov 2016

You *do* realize anyone can read this stuff, right?

Acceptance is the last stage of grieving

Oct 2016

You don’t say. How… uninteresting

Sep 2016

Inevitable: Ted Cruz finally endorses Donald Trump

Allahpundit Sep 23, 2016 4:41 PM


Aug 2016

Meta-web: Facebook is now blocking ad blockers

Jazz Shaw Aug 14, 2016 3:31 PM

Tough sell

Jul 2016

Deliberately obtuse?

May 2016

This is what we are talking about. And it has nothing to do with an algorithm.

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