Trump’s new social media platform won’t let users criticize the site, according to its terms of service

Trump announced plans Wednesday to launch a new social media platform. TRUTH Social was created to “give a voice to all,” according to Trump. But the site’s terms of service says users agree not to “disparage, tarnish, or otherwise harm” it. Loading Something is loading. Former President Donald Trump announced plans Wednesday to launch a…

Chick-fil-A ‘secretly’ marks up food prices for delivery orders by up to 30%, according to a lawsuit

Chick-fil-A hikes food prices for delivery orders, according to a lawsuit. The plaintiffs said that customers had to pay prices up to 30% higher as well as a delivery fee. By raising prices, Chick-fil-A “deceives” customers, they said. Loading Something is loading. Two Chick-fil-A customers have accused the fast-food restaurant of “secretly” hiking up food…

Russian state media is claiming that the reporter who Putin said was too ‘beautiful’ to understand him was part of a US ‘special operation’ to make him look bad

Russian state media claims an interview with Putin was part of a US operation to make him look bad. American journalist Hadley Gamble interviewed Putin at the Russian Energy Week in Moscow last week. Putin also suggested that Gamble was too “beautiful” to understand his explanation of a gas issue. Loading Something is loading. Russian…

Rep. Madison Cawthorn’s campaign paid a taxidermist $1,700 to create gifts to give to fundraiser hosts

Rep. Madison Cawthorn spent $1,700 on “Taxidermy by Neal Pate” at the end of August. Cawthorn’s campaign says they purchased gifts for people who host fundraisers for the congressman. Campaign gifts like this are legal. Loading Something is loading. Republican Rep. Madison Cawthorn of North Carolina’s campaign spent $1,700 on “gifts” from a North Carolina…

Americans are buying more stuff than ever before, and it’s jamming up the supply chain

Americans have been spending on goods at record amounts during the pandemic, while services spending has flatlined. They’re buying things for their home and life events, cementing the role of private consumption in the economy. It’s providing an economic boost, but hurting the world’s supply chain.  Loading Something is loading. Even after an economic reopening…

If you drink beer you should invest in a set of these glasses that make everything (even Budweiser and Coors) taste more nuanced

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Progressive Democrats push Biden to advance plans for student loan forgiveness

Progressives continue to push President Biden to cancel student loan debt for millions of borrowers. Despite the party’s stalled reconciliation bill, progressives have not relented on this issue. Sen. Chuck Schumer has pressed the president to cancel $50,000 in federal student debt per borrower. Loading Something is loading. Progressive Democrats are pushing President Joe Biden…

Facebook claims it uses AI to identify and remove posts containing hate speech and violence, but the technology doesn’t really work, report says

Facebook’s artificial intelligence removes less than 5% of hate speech viewed on the social media platform. A new report from the Wall Street Journal details flaws in the platform’s strategy to remove harmful content. Facebook whistleblower Frances Haugen said that the company dangerously relies on AI and algorithms. Loading Something is loading. Facebook claims it uses…