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Bo Obama Is Perplexed by Bo Obama Christmas Decoration [VIDEO] Bo Obama Is Perplexed by Bo Obama Christmas Decoration [VIDEO]
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If people could set aside thier political affiliations for two seconds (hard, but more possible now than a month ago), they might just be able to reach a consensus on one thing: The first dog is cute as hell. The …

If Texas Secedes, Austin Wants No Part in It [Secession Drama] If Texas Secedes, Austin Wants No Part in It [Secession Drama]
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Austin, Texas residents famously want to “keep Austin weird.” It looks like many of them also want to keep Austin a part of the United States. I’m sure you’ve been following the saga that is the secessionist agenda playing out …

White House Was Attacked By Hackers Over The Weekend White House Was Attacked By Hackers Over The Weekend

If you listen to the media, cyberattacks are scary events that can bring down an entire nation with a few strokes of a keyboard. In reality, some people have their passwords and usernames stolen. It’s really not that bad in …

Randy Blythe, Lamb Of God Fans Take To Twitter To Petition White House To Aid Singer’s Freedom Randy Blythe, Lamb Of God Fans Take To Twitter To Petition White House To Aid Singer’s Freedom
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As recently reported, Randy Blythe, vocalist for the metal band Lamb of God, was arrested and charged with manslaughter, after an incident at a show, where an audience member was injured, and later died from those injuries. Blythe was detained …

The Republicans Want To Kill NASA, Says White House The Republicans Want To Kill NASA, Says White House
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You remember the White House’s “We the People” initiative, right? Back in September of 2011, they launched the site as an online forum for user-submitted petitions. In short, a petition will receive an official response from the White House if …

Obama to Sign Executive Order Easing Broadband Deployment Obama to Sign Executive Order Easing Broadband Deployment

The White House has announced today that President Obama will sign an Executive Order tomorrow, requiring government agencies that manage Federal property to consolidate their methods for Leasing Federal land for broadband deployment. The White House states that this order …

McAfee CEO to Deliver Speech at White House McAfee CEO to Deliver Speech at White House

Co-president of McAfee Security Solutions, Michael DeCesare, will be delivering a speech at the White House tomorrow titled, “Building Cybersecurity Partnerships and Promoting Voluntary Action: Stopping Botnets”. The event, held in the Indian Treaty Room from 8:30 PM to 9:45 …

White House Cybersecurity Coordinator is Retiring White House Cybersecurity Coordinator is Retiring

The timing of this announcement is odd, especially when you consider the ongoing struggle with CISPA, ACTA, and whatever SOPA derivatives remain, but what we have is the retirement of Howard Schmidt, previously the White House’s Cybersecurity Coordinator. When he …

White House Openly Opposes CISPA, Threatens To Veto White House Openly Opposes CISPA, Threatens To Veto

Last week, we reported on a White House representative publicly denouncing CISPA. It seemed odd then that CISPA was never officially called out in the denouncement. Well, the White House has finally come out with an official letter detailing their …

Iran, Syria Receive New Sanctions for Using Technology Against Protesters Iran, Syria Receive New Sanctions for Using Technology Against Protesters

The White House announced an executive order today that details new sanctions on Iran and Syria due to each country’s use of technology for the cause of human rights abuse. The sanctions include a provision to ban U.S. visas against …

Susan Sarandon Claims She Was Denied Security Clearance to White House Susan Sarandon Claims She Was Denied Security Clearance to White House
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Susan Sarandon, in case you haven’t heard, is a liberal, and she’s not ashamed share her frequently unpopular thoughts and opinions with the world. During a 75-minute chat sponsored by the Tribeca Film Festival, the “Thelma & Louise” star admitted …

White House Openly Criticizes CISPA After Cybersecurity Briefing White House Openly Criticizes CISPA After Cybersecurity Briefing
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While the Internet has been increasing its opposition to CISPA over the past few weeks, the White House has been relatively quiet on the issue. The administration broke its silence last night when it announced its opposition to the controversial …

White House Still Opposes SOPA, PIPA White House Still Opposes SOPA, PIPA
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The White House appears to mean what it said in March when it told supporters that it’s not ignoring the We the People petitions. As if to affirm that pledge, the Obama Administration restated in the 2011 Annual Report on …

White House Code Sprint Invites Developers To Build Job Search Apps White House Code Sprint Invites Developers To Build Job Search Apps

Summer quickly approaches and while the season’s arrival heralds three months of unadulterated slothing and maybe some vacations for most students, many will take the opportunity to get some much needed job experience. To hopefully ease of the formative experience …

Gingrich & Santorum Bashed By White House Advisor After Obama Comments Gingrich & Santorum Bashed By White House Advisor After Obama Comments

During a press conference on Friday, President Obama expressed his concern for the parents of Trayvon Martin, the 17-year old boy who was shot and killed last month and whose killer has yet to be arrested. Obama said when he …

Branson Inquires About A Joint At The White House Branson Inquires About A Joint At The White House
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Richard Branson will have to cross President Obama and the White House off of his short list of places to score some good weed. According to the Business savvy celebrity, they don’t keep any on hand. Branson attended a dinner …

comScore Voices Support For Privacy Bill Of Rights comScore Voices Support For Privacy Bill Of Rights

Analytics firm comScore has added its voice to those supporting the Consumer Privacy Bill of Rights announced by President Obama last month. Magid Abraham, President and CEO of comScore, voiced his support for the program, noting that comScore has followed …

Google Is Onboard For More Internet Simplicity Google Is Onboard For More Internet Simplicity

The white House has introduced a new online privacy protection bill. The bill aims to give consumers a broader understanding of how their privacy can be protected and also give them the tools to do it. While some believe the …

Digital Advertising Alliance Supports Privacy Bill Of Rights Digital Advertising Alliance Supports Privacy Bill Of Rights

The CEO’s of the member organizations of the Digital Advertising Alliance have issued a statement in support of the Consumer Privacy Bill of Rights announced by the White House this morning. The DAA expressed appreciation at the administration’s acknowledgement of …

The White House Fights To Protect Consumers The White House Fights To Protect Consumers

The White House has been working diligently to draft a new privacy protection bill to safeguard user’s information and preserve the internet as a facilitator of innovation and economic growth. This comes at a time when Google has drawn a …

Time Warner Release Statement On Consumer Privacy Bill Of Rights Time Warner Release Statement On Consumer Privacy Bill Of Rights

This morning we brought you news that the Obama administration had announced the Consumer Privacy Bill of Rights, a program to introduce enforceable codes of conduct and legislation governing the way various businesses handle internet users’ private data. Time Warner, …