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Why are the billionaires always laughing?

Because they know the corporate media will never call bullshit on their bullshit.

Why are the billionaires laughing?

It’s easy to laugh when the corporate press treats you as a glorious success instead of the epitome of a broken social order. Billionaires laugh because they know the corporate media prefers to fawn over them rather than hold them to account.

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A column by Abby Zimet
A column by Abby Zimet

Wuhan Social Network: Follow the Grift

Where to begin. Proving irony isn't quite dead, famous champion of truthfulness Donald J. Trump has announced the launch of a social media platform called Truth Social. Oops, sorry: TRUTH Social. It's part of a yuge media company with his name right on it that will "stand up to the tyranny of Big Tech" because it's not fair the Taliban is on Twitter but "your favorite American President" isn't. Hackers instantly posted pooping pigs, you can't use too many capital letters on it and he plans to make money through a shell company based in Wuhan. We hope this will all be over soon.

Abby Zimet · Oct 21, 2021

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