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.
Monthly Archive: December 2019
Over at The Atlantic, Adam Serwer wades into the debate, and pushback, regarding The New York Times Magazine’s “1619 Project” issue. What say you?
It’s a Christmas Miracle
The age old debate gets a new video to go with it. Charitable display? Dehumanizing look-at-me moment? Both? What say you, Comentareum?
Over at Arc Digital, Derek Robertson takes a view on the “Epstein Didn’t Kill Himself” meme/trope/battlecry that is everywhere these days, both on the internet and spilling over to real life.
The running stories for Season 4 of Doctor Who aren’t only missing planets…It’s also The Doctor being a god. It’s more subtle and sometimes a joke. But it’s there.
Politically, for the 2020 election cycle, we as a nation are going to get a really poor return for our time invested in Iowa.
Before I can talk to you about Disco Elysium, I’m going to need to talk to you about Planescape: Torment