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Sad, bullshit American for profit healthcare machine

From CNBC here:

However, the poll, conducted by the University of Chicago and the West Health Institute, found Americans fear large medical bills more than they do serious illness.

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It’s like being grateful to cancer for cancer!

Headline from CNBC:

Paul Ryan denies working with Trump drove his decision to retire: ‘I’m grateful’ for his election

I don’t know how these guys can sleep at night.

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Yes, give us freedom from data surveillance!

From Bloomberg here:

Tech giants see a higher chance of legislation if Democrats win the House of Representatives or even the Senate later this year.

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How can we be the greatest country on earth when our lawmakers are ignorant douchebags?

From Slate here:

Another culprit in Tuesday’s snore-athon was that many lawmakers clearly lacked a firm grasp of how Facebook works. “So, how do you sustain a business model in which users don’t pay for your service?“ asked Sen.

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NYT's Andrew Ross Sorkin fondles Zuck's balls/status quo

Headline from the New York Times:

Our Privacy has Eroded and We’re Okay With That

The trade-off we make for free online content, social sharing and convenience is the willful relinquishing of our privacy.

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Ooopsie, the GooglePimpTube dips in the big cauldron of data crack!

From the Guardian here:

A coalition of 23 child advocacy, consumer and privacy groups have filed a complaint with the US Federal Trade Commission alleging that…

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