Facebook is worried that the company might have contributed to Hillary Clinton’s loss They wouldn't be worried at all if Donald Trump had lost

From The New York Times: Facebook, in Cross Hairs After Election, Is Said to Question Its Influence By Mike Isaac | November 12, 2016 SAN FRANCISCO — Late on Tuesday night, as it became clear that Donald J. Trump would defeat Hillary Clinton to win the presidential election, a private chat sprang up on Facebook …

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Our Second Amendment rights seem safe for the next four years

From CNNMoney: Why gun stocks are plunging since Trump won Gun stocks have plunged since the election of Donald Trump by Aaron Smith | November 11, 2016: 12:34 PM ET What happened? Trump was endorsed by the National Rifle Association and was the clear favorite of white, rural, gun-loving America. But the stock prices for …

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CNN ‘parts ways’ with Donna Brazile, but there’s an obvious, unanswered question

Hacked emails show that Donna Brazile shared questions for candidate events with Hillary Clinton’s campaign https://t.co/1IzKaTn8co — The New York Times (@nytimes) November 1, 2016 From The New York Times: CNN Parts Ways With Donna Brazile, a Hillary Clinton Supporter By Michael > Grynbaum | October 31, 2016 CNN has severed ties with the Democratic …

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The Democrats and Gun Control: What do they do when they are in charge? The Democrats are for gun control aimed at the law-abiding, and against gun control targeting actual criminals!

Hillary Clinton and the Democrats want to restrict the rights of law-abiding people to own firearms. Specifically, Mrs Clinton believes that the decision in District of Columbia v Heller, which first held that the Second Amendment protects an individual right to own firearms,1 was wrongly decided.2 Yet, just what do the Democrats do when people …

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AT&T CEO pledges journalistic independence for CNN Meaning: CNN will still be a partisan voice for the Democrats

From CNNMoney: AT&T CEO pledges journalistic independence for CNN by Brian Stelter | @brianstelter | October 23, 2016: 5:43 PM ET AT&T has never owned a news division before. Now, assuming its $85 billion deal to acquire Time Warner passes regulatory muster, it will take control of CNN, one of the world’s biggest news organizations. …

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18th century technology: The lingering death of print newspapers

Here is the front page of today's Wall Street Journal pic.twitter.com/iriZQNn5Ls — Wall Street Journal (@WSJ) October 15, 2016 I saw the tweet above from The Wall Street Journal, and thought back to a telephone conversation I had on Friday with my best friend. Ken, who is retired and thus home most of the day, …

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The racism of the left

I found this story thanks to a tweet by Heather Long: It’s lonely in the Black 1% by Tanzina Vega | @tanzinavega October 14, 2016: 11:03 AM ET It’s one of the loneliest, most exclusive clubs in America. Among the nation’s wealthiest Americans — known as the Top 1% — only a very small percentage …

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Media bias, media dishonesty: the professional media are all over Donald Trump’s character problems, but avoid any mention of Hillary Clinton’s failures Fox News is in the bag for Donald Trump; the rest of the meedia are clearly supporting Hillary Clinton

One of the problems with having such a rotten Republican presidential candidate is that it allows the media to get away with ignoring the rottenness of the Democratic presidential nominee. From The Wall Street Journal: The Press Buries Hillary Clinton’s Sins As reporters focus on Trump, they miss new details on Clinton’s rotten record. By …

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If you are Catholic, you cannot vote for Hillary Clinton But you can count on it: she'll get plenty of votes from cafeteria Catholics

The Washington Post tried to soft-peddle the news: WikiLeaks emails appear to show Clinton spokeswoman joking about Catholics and evangelicals By Sarah Pulliam Bailey | October 12 at 3:11 PM The latest batch of documents published by WikiLeaks appears to show Hillary Clinton’s campaign communications director joking with a confidant about Catholics and evangelicals in emails …

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