July 10, 2017

Top 3 tips to help CNN understand the internet

Lucy BrownRebel Contributor

Lately CNN have been under fire for attempting to punish an internet user who posted a GIF which was tweeted by President Donald Trump.

Their sanctimonious and authoritarian approach to meme culture has backfired terribly, providing entertainment and "lulz" the world over.

I thought I would give them a hand by offering my top three tips for using the World Wide Web!

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commented 2017-07-10 12:00:41 -0400
Cyber Justice Warriors at work.
commented 2017-07-10 10:34:20 -0400
This is a two way street. On the surface it looks great that one form of big media is being taken down by the alternative form of media, which claims to be defending the freedom of expression. However, remember that cable media was also the answer to the censoring broadcast and print media when it first launched, then it became the censor. The internet media is already proceeding to censorship as per stories regarding you tube, face book, twitter. When it becomes the dominant media, if it is not already, it will be the censor. Who ever controls the dominant media controls information, and that power leads to censorship of expression.
commented 2017-07-10 09:57:29 -0400
Great report Lucy Brown!
CNN wasn’t prepared for the uprising… LOL
commented 2017-07-10 09:42:11 -0400
The Internet is … for the moment … and open and rough place, as it should be. It is up to the individual to protect himself. Do you go outside into the snowy winter naked? Then why would you go out on to the Internet unprotected?

CNN will always be fake news, so treat them that way.
commented 2017-07-10 08:22:45 -0400
This is not fake news.