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David Covucci


David Covucci is the senior politics and technology editor at the Daily Dot, covering the nexus between Washington and Silicon Valley. His work has appeared in Vice, the Huffington Post, Jezebel, Gothamist, and other publications. He is particularly interested in hearing any tips you have. Reach out at [email protected]

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Charlie Kirk Election Night Show

‘The Republican party outside of Florida has no message’: Right-wing cope is all over the internet as ‘red wave’ dissipates

'Candidate. Quality. Matters.'

On Nov 9, 2022 by David Covucci

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Illinois county hit with DDoS attack designed to ‘discourage you from voting’

The attack did not comprimise any data.

On Nov 8, 2022 by David Covucci

Brown bear in forest with 'REDACTED' in red over eyes

EXCLUSIVE: Inside election officials’ frantic scramble to fix the Fat Bear Week voter fraud scandal

The staff handled it remarkably well.

On Nov 8, 2022 by David Covucci

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Musk shares Nazi soldier meme—after deleting praise of quote from Nazi

It only happened twice.

On Nov 7, 2022 by David Covucci

Seth Rogen

‘He has spoken’: Seth Rogen deletes tweet after boosting antisemitic 4chan campaign

'We're reaching levels of nooticing that should be possible.'

On Oct 31, 2022 by David Covucci

Elon Musk next to US Capitol building in front of red background

Elon Musk bombarded with calls to reinstate banned-right-wingers

He already pledged to take up one case.

On Oct 28, 2022 by David Covucci

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‘Eat my d*ck you a**hole’: Everyone wants Ted Cruz to go to a World Series game in Philly after New Yorkers heckle him

'Pray like you've never prayed before.'

On Oct 24, 2022 by David Covucci

airbnb keys

In Airbnb Facebook groups, panic over decline in bookings

'Have your noticed your bookings are down?'

On Oct 19, 2022 by David Covucci

kanye west holding Parler logo

In wake of big tech suspension, Kanye to purchase Parler

The app was instrumental in the Jan. 6 insurrection.

On Oct 17, 2022 by David Covucci

tucker carlson and john fetterman side by side

Will John Fetterman be our first cyborg senator?

Tucker Carlson's fears might not be grounded.

On Oct 13, 2022 by David Covucci

Alex Jones on the stand in a court room

Alex Jones owes nearly a billion dollars for Sandy Hook lies

On Oct 12, 2022 by David Covucci

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‘Getting surgery to put a rod in’: Adriana Chechik breaks her back at disaster-plagued Twitchcon

Attendees claim conference wasn't accessible, left streamers injured.

On Oct 10, 2022 by David Covucci

President Joe Biden talks with people impacted by Hurricane as Ron DeSantis walks by

Biden and DeSantis photographed in real-world Virgin vs. Chad meme

The resemblance is uncanny.

On Oct 6, 2022 by David Covucci

Surveillance footage of Infowars' founder Alex Jones

Someone is spamming InfoWars with a supercut video of Alex Jones day-drinking at work

The video claims Jones consumed 8 bottles of alcohol in a week.

On Oct 4, 2022 by David Covucci

Marc Andreessen in front of gray background

VC titan wants you to know he’s been reading a lot of Hitler lately

Who needs that much Hitler content?

On Oct 4, 2022 by David Covucci