Category Archives: Our Failed Social Media

It’s Baa-aack!

You cannot keep a good fascist down, I guess? CNN: Washington (CNN Busness)Parler’s website suddenly reappeared online Sunday afternoon with a message from its CEO, John Matze: “Hello world, is this thing on?” The message, dated January 16, implies that … Continue reading

Posted in Gab, Our Failed Social Media, Parler, Social Media | 17 Comments

Proof: Confronting the Bully Works

The WaPo tells us, essentially, that moms are right about bullies — you gotta punch them on the snout, like a common Trump: Online misinformation about election fraud plunged 73 percent after several social media sites suspended President Trump and key allies last week, … Continue reading

Posted in Facebook or Faceberg, Instagram, Our Failed Social Media, Social Media, Twitter | 1 Comment

‘Oops,’ Said Faceberg (Part Infinity)

Facebook Has Been Showing Military Gear Ads Next To Insurrection Posts Facebook has been running ads for body armor, gun holsters, and other military equipment next to content promoting election misinformation and news about the attempted coup at the US … Continue reading

Posted in Facebook or Faceberg, Our Failed Social Media, Social Media, The Stupid Coup | 6 Comments

Some Fries with Your Stupid?

Scissorhead Skinny-D to the latest example of cancel culture: Citing ‘censorship’ concerns, North Idaho internet provider blocks Facebook, Twitter   You do you, Idaho.

Posted in Facebook or Faceberg, Our Failed Social Media, Parler, Social Media, The Stupid Coup, Twitter | 5 Comments

It’s Dead, Jim

Amazon Is Booting Parler Off Of Its Web Hosting Service, which means that unless it can find another host, once the ban takes effect, Parler will go offline. And even if Parler does find a new host, as The NYTimes … Continue reading

Posted in Our Failed Social Media, Parler, Social Media, War on Algorithms | 10 Comments

Please Pass The Delicious MAGA Tears

“Justices Alito and Thomas say they would have allowed Texas to proceed with its election lawsuit.” @seanhannity This is a great and disgraceful miscarriage of justice. The people of the United States were cheated, and our Country disgraced. Never even … Continue reading

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BREAKING: ‘Oops,’ Said Faceberg

U.S. government calls for breakup of Facebook The Federal Trade Commission sued to break up Facebook on Wednesday, asking a federal court to force the sell-off of assets such as Instagram and WhatsApp as independent businesses. “Facebook has maintained its … Continue reading

Posted in Facebook or Faceberg, Instagram, Our Failed Social Media, Social Media | 10 Comments

Some Fries With Your Stupid?

Tweet, Twit, Twat Donald Trump’s Twitter Account Is in Jeopardy @realDonaldTrump loses its special protections after Jan. 20 After Joe Biden is sworn in as president on Jan. 20, 2021, Donald Trump’s 11-year, anti-establishment, conspiracy-fueled salvos on Twitter could come … Continue reading

Posted in Lord Damp Nut, The Russian Usurper, Our Failed Political Press, Our Failed Social Media, Social Media, Twitter | 2 Comments

Sunday’s Bottomless Stupid Is Served, Parler-Style!

The Mercer Family Is Funding the Right-Wing Social Network Parler: WSJ Robert and Rebekah Mercer are funding the moderation-free Twitter alternative Parler, The Wall Street Journal reports. Neither the hedge fund billionaire nor his daughter commented to the Journal on … Continue reading

Posted in Our Failed Social Media, Parler, Social Media, Twitter | 17 Comments

News That Will Drive You To Drink

Happy Hour News “Oops,” Said Faceberg: Zuckerberg says in meeting Bannon has not violated enough policies for Facebook suspension Facebook Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg told an all-staff meeting on Thursday that former Trump White House adviser Steve Bannon had not … Continue reading

Posted in Facebook or Faceberg, Our Failed Social Media, Social Media, Steve Bannon | 4 Comments