Did Police and Paramedics Conspire to Invent George Zimmerman’s Injuries?

Jacob Sullum Reason Magazine 3/29/2012

Many people suspect that George Zimmerman, in seeking to justify shooting Trayvon Martin, exaggerated the threat posed by the unarmed teenager. But the attorneys hired by Martin’s family have a history of exaggeration as well. One of them, Natalie Jackson, declared, based on the recording of a 911 call made […]

Homeland Security Is Monitoring The Drudge Report, The New York Times

Adam Clark Estes The Atlantic Wire 1/11/2012

It’s unclear exactly why, but the Department of Homeland has been operating a “Social Networking/Media Capability” program to monitor the top blogs, forums and social networks online for at least the past 18 months. Based on a privacy compliance review from last November recently obtained by Reuters, the […]

President Obama’s Official Twitterer Connected To MoveOn.org

by Noel Sheppard NewsBusters.org 2/14/2010

The woman that poses as Barack Obama on all his social networking websites such as Facebook, MySpace, and Twitter is connected to the far-left organization MoveOn.org.

For those scratching their heads, the President in theory is a member of these websites. However, he obviously isn’t responsible for typing in […]

WSJ: Is ‘Friending’ in Your Future? Better Pay Your Taxes First

By LAURA SAUNDERS The Wall Street Journal AUGUST 27, 2009

Tax deadbeats are finding someone actually reads their MySpace and Facebook postings: the taxman.

State revenue agents have begun nabbing scofflaws by mining information posted on social-networking Web sites, from relocation announcements to professional profiles to financial boasts.

In Minnesota, authorities were able to […]

Obama White House Has Secret Plan To Harvest Personal Data From Social Networking Websites

Submitted by Ken Boehm Monday, August 31, 2009 National Legal and Policy Center

NLPC has uncovered a plan by the White House New Media operation to hire a technology vendor to conduct a massive, secret effort to harvest personal information on millions of Americans from social networking websites.

The information to be captured includes comments, […]