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Hawaii: Officials Send False Alert About “Incoming Ballistic Missile”

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, January 13, 2018 at 4:30pm 1/13/2018 at 4:30pm
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Hawaiians got quite a shock when they received news of an incoming ballistic missile and were assured in the text alert that “this is not a drill.”  It wasn’t a drill, but it was a mistake.

Here’s the erroneous alert via Dopl3r:

The New York Times reports:

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Undercover Video: Twitter Uses “Shadow Banning” to Censor Political Speech

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, January 11, 2018 at 7:30pm 1/11/2018 at 7:30pm
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Thursday, undercover video outfit Project Veritas released a disturbing video featuring Twitter employees explaining a process they refer to as “shadow banning”, essentially suppressing content created by certain users from showing up in follower newsfeeds.

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Undercover Video Ensnares Twitter: “More than happy to help the Dept. of Justice in their little investigation”

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, January 10, 2018 at 9:00pm 1/10/2018 at 9:00pm
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Project Veritas’ latest undercover video captured Clay Haynes, network security engineer, for Twitter discussing the company’s alleged willingness to hand over Trump’s entire Twitter record: tweets, mentions, private messages, etc. if it would help the Department of Justice’s investigation.

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Confirmed: Trump haters will believe anything, Gorilla Channel Edition

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, January 5, 2018 at 1:00pm 1/5/2018 at 1:00pm

Friday, the internet granted us a fabulous piece of “fooled ya” lore: a fake excerpt from Michael Wolff’s “Fire and Fury”, the book that sparked the flame war between now ostracized former White House aide Steve Bannon and President Trump.

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Trump dumps entire White House HIV/AIDS council

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, December 31, 2017 at 5:30pm 12/31/2017 at 5:30pm
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President Donald Trump’s White House ends 2017 with a move that inspired more outrageous outrage from social justice warriors across the nation.

His team fired all of the remaining members of the Presidential Advisory Council on HIV/AIDS without an explanation.

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Merry Christmas: Twitter’s #ThingsNotToSayToSanta Hashtag Game

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, December 25, 2017 at 11:00am 12/25/2017 at 11:00am

One of my favorite things about Twitter is the hashtag games that pop up from time to time.  I’ve very much enjoyed contributing to such classics as #ObamaDogRecipes and #ThankYouHillary, so it’s not surprising...

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SpaceX launch creates special December light show in Southwest

With permission of Kitty Stephanie Melvin, https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=10155010478262341&set=pcb.10155010478622341&type=3&theater
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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, December 24, 2017 at 5:00pm 12/24/2017 at 5:00pm
With permission of Kitty Stephanie Melvin, https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=10155010478262341&set=pcb.10155010478622341&type=3&theater

Forget UFO’s!  On Friday night, SpaceX launched a satellite that lit the evening sky over Southern California, dazzling and amazing spectators in California and Arizona.

SpaceX’s Falcon 9 rocket, launched from Vandenberg Air Force Base at 5:27 p.m., was carrying 10 satellites to low-Earth orbit. The satellites will be part of a...

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Twitter Thrilled With Justice Willett’s Return After Confirmation to the Fifth Circuit

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, December 15, 2017 at 1:00pm 12/15/2017 at 1:00pm

Earlier this week, Texas Supreme Court Justice Don Willett was confirmed to the 5th Circuit Court of Appeals.

The Tweeting Texan’s account has been dormant since November, remaining silent during Senate confirmation hearings.

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College Student to Dress as Christmas Tree Over Twitter Challenge

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, December 7, 2017 at 10:30am 12/7/2017 at 10:30am
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This is actually a funny story. The student said she’d dress as a Christmas tree if she got over 1,000 re-tweets and Twitter obliged.

The Daily Caller reports:

Brave Student Takes On Very Public Christmas Tree Challenge

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Why Scarborough’s Misleading Hatch Tweet Matters

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, December 3, 2017 at 5:30pm 12/3/2017 at 5:30pm

MSNBC’s Joe Scarborough cause a Twitter storm when he posted a misleading tweet about Senator Orrin Hatch (R-UT).  Scarborough misrepresented Hatch’s comments about entitlements generally as being specifically about CHIP, a program created back in 1997 when Hatch co-sponsored the legislation with then-Senator Ted Kennedy (D-MA).

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Aging, humorless Dem Senator rips judicial nominee Don Willett over Bacon Marriage tweet

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, November 15, 2017 at 6:30pm 11/15/2017 at 6:30pm

Wednesday, the Senate Judiciary Committee conducted confirmation hearings for several judicial appointees including Texas Supreme Court Justice Don Willett. Willett has been nominated for a spot on the fifth circuit.

An avid Twitter user, Willett is a bright, humorous spot on the social media platform. Prior to the hearing, many a...

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Star Trek’s George Takei Accused of Sexually Assaulting Male Model

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, November 11, 2017 at 12:30pm 11/11/2017 at 12:30pm

George Takei’s condescending diatribes and holier-than-thou attitude make him absolutely insufferable.  He gives the impression that he sees himself as someone above all others and that from his lofty perch he has the proper perspective from which to judge and condemn we mere mortals.  It’s this attitude that has made the...

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Trump Signs EO Permitting Recall of 1K Retired USAF Pilots; Leftist heads explode

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, October 22, 2017 at 3:00pm 10/22/2017 at 3:00pm
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When he left office, Obama, having made the world much less stable and far less safe during his tenure, was well...

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U. Maryland Prof Suing Trump for Blocking Him on Twitter

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, October 22, 2017 at 12:00pm 10/22/2017 at 12:00pm
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This is so dumb. Why is the left so obsessed with Trump’s Twitter feed?

The College Fix reports:

U. Maryland professor sues Trump because POTUS blocked him on Twitter

A University of Maryland sociology professor is suing President Donald Trump due to the chief exec blocking him on social media giant Twitter.

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25 Not Salon-Approved Conservatives Worth Following on Twitter

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, October 21, 2017 at 8:00pm 10/21/2017 at 8:00pm

The far left site Salon recently published a list of 25 conservatives who are “actually worth following” on Twitter. If you scroll through their list however, it quickly becomes apparent that it’s a “who’s who” of noted Trump haters on the right.

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Leftist Outlet Salon Publishes “25 Conservatives Worth Following On Twitter”

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, October 14, 2017 at 3:45pm 10/14/2017 at 3:45pm

I would be horrified and humiliated if I ever made Salon‘s bestest conservatives evah list.  Their list of conservatives worth following on Twitter consists almost exclusively of #NeverTrumpers but includes faux conservatives raking in big bucks as some lamestream media outlet’s token righty.

Some are hailed as supporting open borders, amnesty, ObamaCare,...

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Susan Rice calls Trump’s statement on Iranian aggression “BS”

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, October 14, 2017 at 1:30pm 10/14/2017 at 1:30pm
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Former Obama patsy and two-time winner of Obama’s musical chairs approach to Executive branch appointments Susan Rice has deigned to share her insightful opinion of President Trump’s Iran speech in which he outlined Iranian aggression and announced that he was sending the bad Iran deal back to Congress.

The former National Security...

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