Congress add an exemption to the Communications Decency Act of 1996 for “Big Tech” companies that as long as they acted only as a platform, and not a publisher (like a newspaper or a news network) then they would be exempt from being held responsible for anything that appeared on their platform meaning, they couldn’t be sued for something an individual posted. How times have changed. Now it seems that these platforms, including Facebook and Twitter have all but admitted they are in fact publishers because they decide what information, by a user, may or may not be dissemenated on their platforms.Continue reading
This has to be the craziest election year I’ve ever witnessed. Florida? A disaster in the making. It seems like every day they’re finding new, uncounted ballots. Yikes. I live in Arizona and although we’re not getting the same level of news coverage as FLorida, we have a similar situation going on here.