In a decision with potentially large ramifications, New York Federal Judge LaShann DeArcy Hall won't dismiss a libel suit against "Shitty Media Men" creator Moira Donegan.
Explaining, the judge says it is possible that Donegan created the entry herself. The judge believes that Elliott should be able to explore whether the entry was fabricated. Accordingly, discovery proceeds, which will now put pressure on Google to respond to broad subpoena demands. The next motion stage could feature a high-stakes one about the reaches of CDA 230.
Nerds On The Big Bang Theory
A question for nerds and geeks in the audience, what do you think of the CBS sitcom? There seem to be two lines of thought: One, that it is insulting to nerds in a rather demeaning way, and another that it is awesome precisely because we get to see ourselves and people we know on TV and is chalk full of jokes that resonate.
What say you?
Relatedly, the show is now bigger than the actual creation of everything that it’s named after, at least according to the source that matters.