Category Archives: Our Failed Social Media

Area Snowflake Announces Twitter for Snowflakes

Oh, lord, why has thou forsaken us? Parlor, GRIFTTR, and now… And there is is… Trump is launching a social media network called “TRUTH Social,” the former President announced tonight. pic.twitter.com/4IIJ1CUXHe — Donie O'Sullivan (@donie) October 21, 2021 OF COURSE … Continue reading

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The Big Lie Continues

Hair Füror’s brain must be Swiss cheese at this point: NEW! President Donald J. Trump releases new statement on damning findings in Pima County, Arizona "Either a new Election should immediately take place or the past Election should be decertified … Continue reading

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‘Oops,’ Said Faceberg (Part Infinity)

As I write this, democracy-destroying Facebook is offline, teen-girl bummer inducing Instagram is offline, and the quasi-private but still snooping on you WhatsApp is offline. I’d like to think this is a glimpse of the future, but… Facebook, Instagram, WhatsApp … Continue reading

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‘Oops,’ Said Faceberg (Part Infinity)

Guys, this Twitter thread is the ticking bomb: Major new plaintiff allegations – many long concerning:1 FB spent billions to protect Zuckerberg personally2 claims "epic corporate governance breakdown"3 adds list of "insider trading" defendants4 documents Zuckerberg misled Congress /2 pic.twitter.com/XyKkLu82K4 … Continue reading

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The Problem With Facebook IS Facebook

The Problem with Facebook Is Facebook: Siva Vaidhyanathan on Antisocial Media Siva Vaidhyanathan is the Robertson Professor of Media Studies and director of the Center for Media and Citizenship at the University of Virginia. He has written several books, including … Continue reading

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‘Oops,’ Said Faceberg (Part Infinity)

It’s been quite a week for Faceberg. It began with the news that rich and powerful people have different rules on their posts than we peasants, moved onto how Facebook knew that their Instagram platform was harming teenage girls; their … Continue reading

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‘Oops,’ Said Faceberg (Part Infinity)

I never try to hide my loathing for Facebook and Faceberg. The thing is, Faceberg gives us so many reasons to hate his vile products. Today, we learn of two: Facebook reportedly exempted high-profile users from its rules Facebook reportedly … Continue reading

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‘Oops,’ Said Faceberg (Part Infinity)

Welcome to Mynamar It keeps happening: WhatsApp Can’t Ban the Taliban Because It Can’t Read Their Texts The Taliban have effectively taken control of Afghanistan, entering the capital Kabul as U.S. diplomats and allies flee the country. As it quickly … Continue reading

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GRIFTTR: A Cautionary Tale

Guys, remember GRIFTTR, you know the hot new social media company founded by fertile person and serial adulterer Jason Miller? The one that was going to be the social media for the mouth-breathers, er, MAGA? What’s going on with them? … Continue reading

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Social Media is Killing Us

The callous Yutes of Today are at real risk for the Trump-Virus and apparently the Delta variant in particular. There are some interesting news stories about school-aged kids who are trying to navigate getting vaccinated when their parents are anti-vaxxers … Continue reading

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