The intersection of the internet and the state.

Gritty, seal with eel top Twitter’s choices for Trump’s next chief of staff
There were a lot of suggestions that were... out there.
Police forcefully yank one-year-old baby from mother’s arms during arrest
The mother’s crime? Sitting on the ground while waiting for assistance.
What life is like inside the right-wing Twitter bubble
Why do all the accounts look like bots?
Gavin McInnes is out at Blaze Media
The honeymoon is over.
Anthony Scaramucci praised QAnon during American Priorities conference
“When you find out who he is, you’re not going to believe it.”
Report: FBI investigating fake net neutrality comments
The FBI joins the attorneys general of New York, Massachusetts, and Washington, D.C. in investigating the comments.
John Kelly will be leaving the White House, and Twitter reacted exactly as expected
John Kelly is leaving the position after months of internal conflict in the administration.
George Papadopoulos’ wife deletes Twitter account after embarrassing herself in self-congratulatory tweet
Simona Mangiante Papadopoulos appears to have been trying to compliment herself from a burner account.
Is the Librem 5 the most secure cellphone ever?
This smartphone makes bold promises. Can it live up to them?
Twitter blasts Trump after he calls Rex Tillerson ‘dumb as a rock’
You know what they say about throwing stones.
Conservatives rush to defend Kevin Hart over homophobic tweets
Kevin Hart has found an odd ally.
Man responds to his own mugshot on police department’s Facebook page
An absconding criminal turned himself in after a week of publicly chatting with police department on their Facebook post.
Colleague of slain journalist responds to Trump’s ‘enemy of the people’ tweets
Joshua McKerrow lost his friend in the Capital Gazette shooting.