Boing Boing— Over the weekend, some news sites reported that Trump, who's been banned from Twitter and Facebook, had joined the far right social media platform Gab. With the handle "Real Donald Trump," he'd even posted a letter written by his lawyers that referred to his second impeachment trial as "a public relations stunt." — Read the rest
BuzzFeed News—Parler Wanted Donald Trump On Its Site. Trump’s Company Wanted A Stake.. Documents seen by BuzzFeed News show that Parler offered Trump 40% of the company if he posted exclusively to the platform. The deal was never finalized. View Entire Post ›
MSNBC.com—Neal Katyal on Trump’s refusal to testify: This is ‘the only time I've wanted Trump to actually speak’. Former acting U.S. solicitor general Neal Katyal reacts to the former president rejecting the request by House Managers to testify in the impeachment trial
Toofab—Real U.S. Marshals Arrest Fake U.S. Marshals Claiming Face Mask Exemption. Staff said the "agents" threatened to fine and even arrest them for asking them to wear masks. Two men have been arrested in Florida for allegedly pretending to be U.S. Marshals so they didn't have to wear face masks. Staff at the Wyndham Deerfield Beach Resort hotel raised the alarm when 81-year-old Gary Brummett and Walter Wayne Brown Jr., 53, refused to wear a face covering after entering, claiming they were exempt because they were federal agents, according to a federal...