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Not sure how I didn't see this before, but here's a map from TheDonald on 12/28 talking about storming the Capitol on January 6th.
In the comments, people are talking about sabotaging the tunnels so lawmakers can't escape when they overwhelm their estimate of 3500 guards.
The European Union is poised to ban artificial intelligence systems used for mass surveillance or for ranking social behavior https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2021-04-13/eu-poised-to-set-ai-rules-that-would-ban-surveillance-scoring via @technology
They were warned. “Stop the Steal’s propensity to attract white supremacists, militia members, and others who actively promote violence may lead to a significantly dangerous situation for law enforcement and the general public alike.”
Among the comments reported in advance to the Capitol Police: “Bring guns. It’s now or never,” and, “We can’t give them a choice. Overwhelming armed numbers is our only chance.” https://twitter.com/nytimes/status/1382124393896288260
Persistence matters. Also GIFs and blue checkmarks and stuff.
UPDATE! THE GIF WORKED. And they apparently invested in Zendesk support because I just received a response from clubhouseapp[dot]zendesk[dot]com. And they created a verification process for non-user folks like me (took long enough).
Persistence-61 days later I'm asked to verify!
Newspaper editors: ok ok you don’t want to “fascist.” Use “authoritarian”, “nativist”, “far right”, “anti-democratic” - ANYTHING really but “alt-right” and “populist.” Your rhetorical rules are not the same as political science.
Definition for ‘democratize’ is my personal favorite💫
After spending a few years cutting through Big Tech's B.S. about AI ethics, I've created a glossary to help you decode what all of their favorite terms actually mean.
I had way too much fun working on this! Threading some of my favorites below. https://www.technologyreview.com/2021/04/13/1022568/big-tech-ai-ethics-guide/
Establishment Republican apologies for our oligarchy should always come with the following disclaimer: “Big Tech pays my salary.”
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Senior Producer. MSNBC's @TheLastWord. Opinions mine. Suburban women, will you please like me?
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The mayor of Brooklyn Center has asked Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz to reassign the case of Daunte Wright to the state attorney general. https://politi.co/32bNkwz
Members of the Oath Keepers, the paramilitary extremists who played a central role in storming the Capitol on Jan. 6, appeared to stash firearms at a Comfort Inn in Arlington, Va., prosecutors indicated in a new court filing. https://politi.co/3tgH6HN
Capitol Police had clearer advance warnings about Jan. 6 than previously known, including violence in which "Congress itself is the target." But officers were instructed not to use the most aggressive tactics against the mob, according to a new IG report.
Reuters: HOUSE SPEAKER PELOSI HAS INVITED PRESIDENT BIDEN TO ADDRESS A JOINT SESSION OF CONGRESS ON WEDNESDAY, APRIL 28 -PELOSI SPOKESMAN
The Senate has confirmed Wendy Sherman to be President Biden's deputy secretary of state.
Joel Greenberg disclosed to investigators that he and Gaetz "had encounters with women who were given cash or gifts in exchange for sex, the people said."
Breaking NYT: Joel Greenberg, the ex-Florida official indicted in the Justice Dept. investigation that's also focused on Matt Gaetz, has been providing investigators with information since last year about an array of topics, including Gaetz's activities.
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Women detail drug use, sex and payments after late-night parties with Rep. Matt Gaetz and others https://cnn.it/2Qrw97p
President Biden and former President Barack Obama to appear in an hour-long TV special to promote Covid-19 vaccinations https://cnn.it/3wVFs07
Why the polls were off in 2020 | Analysis by CNN's Harry Enten https://cnn.it/3dfcwZb
US intelligence community warns of devastating long-term impact of coronavirus pandemic https://cnn.it/3shrv9l
White House scrambles to reassure public after pause on Johnson & Johnson's vaccine https://cnn.it/32feoLf
A Republican election official just got censured for not buying into the Big Lie | Analysis by CNN's Chris Cillizza https://cnn.it/3wP3fPD