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Re: Twitter Wars

Postby John Galt » Sat Apr 01, 2017 1:20 pm

cheeky bastards

http://www.cbsnews.com/news/russian-gov ... erference/

Russian government posts April Fools' Day prank offering "election interference"

MOSCOW -- Need some election interference? The Russian Foreign Ministry is ready to help -- or so it says on April Fools’ Day.

On Saturday, the ministry posted on its Facebook page an audio file of the purported new automated telephone switchboard message for Russian embassies.

“To arrange a call from a Russian diplomat to your political opponent, press 1,” the recording begins, in Russian and English. Press 2 “to use the services of Russian hackers,” and 3 “to request election interference.”

The English portion of the recording begins 26 seconds into the video, with the title translated as “Answering machine for Russian diplomatic missions.”





https://www.facebook.com/MIDRussia/vide ... 769285464/
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Re: Twitter Wars

Postby Spider » Mon May 15, 2017 7:00 pm

Wow. Very nicely categorized.

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Re: Twitter Wars

Postby John Galt » Mon May 15, 2017 10:09 pm



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Re: Twitter Wars

Postby John Galt » Fri Jun 09, 2017 9:10 am



i didn't see this until today. it's so amazing i had my head on my desk laughing

i'm imagining it like he's going to see people after a terrorist attack, like after the bowling green massacre or something
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Re: Twitter Wars

Postby Kane » Fri Jun 09, 2017 9:33 am

It's actually something new - whereas before Presidents tended to areas devastated by natural diasters, terrorist attacks, and societal/cultural/industrial decline Trump has started to visit places before he passes legislation that will further devastate the area. I call it "Trumpian Solace."
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Re: Twitter Wars

Postby spacemonkey » Fri Jun 09, 2017 11:29 am

One thing about twitter and the other similar stuff, for better or worse, it cuts out the middleman spin.
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Re: Twitter Wars

Postby Spider » Fri Jun 09, 2017 5:54 pm

spacemonkey wrote:One thing about twitter and the other similar stuff, for better or worse, it cuts out the middleman spin.


Exactly. He can feed you exactly the lies you most want to hear without any oversight whatsoever. Wonderful.
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