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How Facebook will benefit from its massive breach: Creating a problem does not qualify you to solve the problem.


US Customs’ domain-seizure program punishes the first amendment, leaves alleged pirates largely unscathed

Scott Walker gives cushy $85.5K/year government job to major donor’s young, underqualified son

Closing down Borders sign: “No toilets, try Amazon”

Recording industry lobbyist appointed head of copyright for European Commission


Saturday's threads: Consumerism won't defeat Georgia's Jim Crow; China's antitrust surge; and more!


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