After breathlessly hyping TikTok ban, Republicans turn on RESTRICT Act
Sen. Lindsey Graham is the latest Republican to say he doesn't support the bill.
On Mar 30, 2023 by Jacob Seitz
TikTokers don’t blame Biden, Congress, or China for a potential ban—they’re mad at Mark Zuckerberg
Users on the app speculated that Meta's lobbying efforts contributed to a proposed TikTok ban.
On Mar 16, 2023 by Jacob Seitz
‘Blind eye to horrific harm’: Sen. Blumenthal comes down hard on tech companies’ use of Section 230
'Section 230 actually was designed to promote a safer internet. Plainly it's doing the opposite right now.'
On Mar 8, 2023 by Jacob Seitz
Biden calls on Congress to pass bipartisan bill that could ban TikTok
The RESTRICT Act was introduced Tuesday and would give the U.S. government the authority to ban TikTok.
On Mar 7, 2023 by Jacob Seitz
GOP senator’s sh*tposting alt temporarily suspended for being too ‘based’
Elon Musk said it was too 'based.'
On Mar 1, 2023 by Jacob Seitz
‘These scumbags must go’: Far-right is p*ssed at Senate Republicans who voted to codify gay marriage
'The GOP proving once again how they don’t stand for literally anything.'
On Nov 17, 2022 by Claire Goforth
Republican senator goes ’30-50 feral hogs’ route, uses prairie dogs to defend owning AR-15s
Prairie dogs weigh two pounds.
On Jun 7, 2022 by Claire Goforth
Herschel Walker’s nonsense solution to mass shootings is having the government look ‘at men looking at women looking at social media’
It's ... something
On May 26, 2022 by Jacob Seitz
‘Pls no’: Democrats respond to Lincoln Project’s vow to help in Ohio Senate race
Ohio Democrats to the never-Trump PAC: Thanks but no thanks.
On May 5, 2022 by Claire Goforth
Chris Smalls testifies before Congress about efforts Amazon made to halt union organizing
He said new hires were almost immediately subjected to anti-union propaganda.
On May 5, 2022 by Jacob Seitz
Broadband expert thrashes former senator’s misleading campaign against Gigi Sohn’s FCC nomination
Heitkamp is 'misreading quotes' about Sohn.
On Apr 29, 2022 by Jacob Seitz
‘Ohhhhhhhh so this is where all the money is’: Intern exposes Senate’s ‘secret’ train on TikTok—an viewers are disgusted by how lavish it seems
'Oh I found my taxes.'
On Apr 8, 2022 by Jacob Seitz
The head of a ‘QAnon-adjacent’ anti-sex trafficking group is set to testify at Ketanji Brown Jackson’s confirmation
It's part of a campaign to smear her as a pedophile enabler.
On Mar 23, 2022 by Claire Goforth
Congress barrels forward with EARN IT Act, determined to end encrypted messaging online
Critics are warning that the bill could threaten encryption, free expression online.
On Feb 10, 2022 by Andrew Wyrich