You Can’t Hide From These Prying Eyes

By: Saturday July 6, 2013 5:20 pm

Americans routinely fill out myriad forms that ask all kinds of personal information. Buy an appliance—or just about anything—and some database company learns not just the name, address, and where and when the customer bought that item, but also family income, what pets the family has, and the family’s hobbies. Some “warranty” cards ask more than five dozen questions, the data coded and stored on computers accessible by junk mail advertisers.

 

You’re Doing It Wrong > 9000: RNCLatino Outreach Site Full of Spam and Epic Fail

By: Thursday June 14, 2012 3:30 pm

Gods Bless America! If this wasn’t the GOP, I’d swear these folks are high. The website RNCLatino.com, designed as outreach to Hispanic voters, used a photo of children found on Shutterstock.com with the following tags: “activity, asia, asian, cheeks, children, cool, cute, enjoy, expression, friend, friendship, funny, future, gang, grass, group, happy, humor, interracial, japanese, joy, jump, kid, link, love, park, people, person, play, poor, relax, sleep, small, smile, social, spring, student, study, summer, sweet, thailand, together, trendy, union, united, young, youth.”

The infinite loop of ‘parody’

By: Thursday June 30, 2011 1:30 am

World Net Daily sues its direct, and natural, competitor Esquire Magazine.

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