Tag Archives : polotics


Computer program uses Twitter to ‘map mood of nation’

  Source: http://www.againstcronycapitalism.org By Nick Sorrentino   Computer program uses Twitter to ‘map mood of nation’   There is huge potential (for good and bad) with such a program. It is a lock that pollsters will employ this technology in the immediate future. Likewise the same for authorities. There’s a good chance the government is […]

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$3 mln to be spent on ‘internet trolls’ as EU looks to 2014 election

Source: https://rt.com The EU will spend more than $3 million on ‘troll monitors’ to trawl Eurosceptic debates on the internet ahead of European elections in June 2014, UK media reports. It comes amid fears that hostility against the EU is growing. The new strategy will include “public opinion monitoring” to “identify at an early stage […]


The Left Right Paradigm is Over: Its You vs. Corporations 1

Source: http://rtr.org Posted by Karen Lehrke Written By Barry Ritholtz   The Left Right Paradigm is Over: Its You vs. Corporations Every generation or so, a major secular shift takes place that shakes up the existing paradigm. It happens in industry, finance, literature, sports, manufacturing, technology, entertainment, travel, communication, etc. I would like to discuss […]

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How Ron Paul is secretly taking over the GOP

Source: http://www.rawstory.com By Grace Wyler By now, it is clear that the Maine caucuses were a complete mess. Evidence is mounting that Mitt Romney’s 194-vote victory over Ron Paul was prematurely announced, if not totally wrong. Washington County canceled their caucus on Saturday on account of three inches of snow (hardly a blizzard by Maine standards), and other towns […]


Welcome To Rome, Albeit The Sequel

There are occasions that I like to look back at and share information that is basic and that I normally assume to be in the general knowledge.  Sadly, I am reminded often through posts read and conversations that this is not the case.  Life evolves in a circular fashion. and this is only visible if […]


The Left Right Paradigm is Over: Its You vs. Corporations

Source: http://www.ritholtz.com Every generation or so, a major secular shift takes place that shakes up the existing paradigm. It happens in industry, finance, literature, sports, manufacturing, technology, entertainment, travel, communication, etc. I would like to discuss the paradigm shift that is occurring in politics. For a long time, American politics has been defined by a […]