An Obama Halloween Power Grab: Tricks For Us, Treats for Cronies

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Today is Halloween 2016. Which means the Barack Obama Administration is running out of time to issue government power grab payouts to the cronies that ensconced them in office. Which brings us to last Thursday at the administration’s Federal Communications Commission (FCC). The ridiculous FCC jammed through a ridiculous power grab – on which just […]

Today’s FCC: Sex, Porn and Power Grabs

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Yes, you read that correctly. The hypocrisies and the broader metaphors are opulent. The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) is an outmoded, outdated federal agency. Like many, many of its cohorts – it has long outlived its usefulness. It no longer has any unique reason for its continued existence – nothing that couldn’t be handed off […]

Facebook Looks to Cronyism Its Way Out of Its Cronyism

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Okay, admittedly, this is just a little bit driven by schadenfreude: “A feeling of enjoyment that comes from seeing or hearing about the troubles of other people.” In which I do not ordinarily engage – unless the trouble someone is suffering is a result of their own actions. We should have zero sympathy for self-inflicted […]