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Trump’s social notworking does not work
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Maybe asking the Mexicans to pay for it was a bad idea

Friend of Tsar Putin, Donald Trump’s social networking site for right-wingers appears to be about as successful as his attempts to build a wall between the US and Mexico.

Trump’s “look at my face” book released
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Twitter for those without opposable thumbs

Former US president Donald Trump's new social media venture, Truth Social, launched late on over the weekend in Apple's App Store.

Apple admits helping Trump spy on Democrats
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Amazing what a subpoena will get you


Fruity cargo cult Apple has admitted that it helped the Trump administration Justice Department by handing over shedloads of data of House Intelligence Committee Democrats -- including Chairman Adam Schiff -- along with their staff and family members as part of a leak investigation.

Trump administration tried to silence comedy Twitter account
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Thou shalt not mock the elite

Donald Trump's administration used the Justice Department to silence a twitter blogger who was mocking one of his chums and then used a legal gag to stop people talking about it.

Trump threatens defence spending
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Wednesday, 02 December 2020 11:29

Trump threatens defence spending

 
Unless he can punish Twitter and Facebook

US President Donald Trump (remember him) has threatened to veto a $740 billion National Defence spending unless it includes a measure eliminating a federal law protecting tech companies such as Facebook and Twitter.

Trump has forgotten about TikTok
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Thursday, 12 November 2020 12:52

Trump has forgotten about TikTok


Seems to have bigger things to worry about

TikTok has filed a petition in a US Court of Appeals calling for a review of actions by the Trump administration's Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS).

Trump to lose Twitter privileges
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Monday, 09 November 2020 13:32

Trump to lose Twitter privileges


He will have the same rights as any other conspiracy nut

US President Donald Trump will lose Twitter privileges he enjoys as a world leader when President Elect Joe Biden takes office on 20 January, 2021.

Trump bans US transactions WeChat and TikTok
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China expected to strike back

US President Donald Trump has unveiled sweeping bans on US transactions with the Chinese owners of messaging app WeChat and video-sharing app TikTok.

Trump post taken down for misleading facts
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Thursday, 06 August 2020 10:45

Trump post taken down for misleading facts


Apparently, children do get COVID-19

President Donald Trump has found one of his COVID-19 posts rejected by social media groups because it is wrong.

Trump promised to pardon Assange
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Thursday, 20 February 2020 10:16

Trump promised to pardon Assange


If he denied Trump's Russian links

US President Donald Trump offered Julian Assange a pardon if he would say Russia was not involved in leaking Democratic party emails, a court in London has been told.