Ex-Facebook honcho Tim Kendall says Big Tech is a ‘threat to democracy,’ calls for social media reform

Ex-Facebook honcho Tim Kendall says Big Tech is a ‘threat to democracy,’ calls for social media reform

Media Angle is a column offering perspectives on the media landscape from the newsmakers themselves. Moment CEO Tim Kendall is among the stars of the wildly popular Netflix documentary “The Social Dilemma,” which tackles the negative impact social media and Big Tech can have on people — and the former Facebook executive feels Big Tech is a threat to democracy that could eventually lead to a civil…

Taco Bell Mexican Pizza fans start petition to keep item on the menu

Taco Bell Mexican Pizza fans start petition to keep item on the menu

Taco Bell has been tightening its menu, much to the vexation of its fans. But now it appears the fast food chain has gone a step too far in its removal of the Mexican Pizza – a double-layered tostada with beef, beans, “Mexican pizza sauce” and cheese melted on top.TACO BELL RUMORED TO BE REMOVING…

Biden ‘sounding very much like Trump’ by warning of ‘chicanery’ at the polls: reporter

Biden ‘sounding very much like Trump’ by warning of ‘chicanery’ at the polls: reporter

Politico’s Washington and politics managing editor said Democratic nominee Joe Biden sounded “very much like Trump” after Biden said the only way he could lose the 2020 election was through “chicanery.””Biden sounding very much like Trump here,” Politico’s Blake Hounshell wrote on Twitter in response to Biden’s statement.”Make sure to vote,” Biden told voters at a campaign…

8 key moments of Amy Coney Barrett’s first day of confirmation hearings

8 key moments of Amy Coney Barrett’s first day of confirmation hearings

The first day of Judge Amy Coney Barrett’s Supreme Court confirmation hearing before the Senate Judiciary Committee concluded Monday afternoon, but not before President Trump’s pick for the high court faced scathing accusations from Democrats, and Republicans fired back in her defense.Here are eight key moments from Day 1 of Barrett’s hearing.AMY CONEY BARRETT HEARINGS:…

Andy McCarthy: ‘No one’ thinks Supreme Court will ‘throw out’ ObamaCare if Barrett is confirmed

Andy McCarthy: ‘No one’ thinks Supreme Court will ‘throw out’ ObamaCare if Barrett is confirmed

No serious observer believes the Supreme Court will overturn the Affordable Care Act if Judge Amy Coney Barrett is confirmed, former federal prosecutor Andy McCarthy told “Bill Hemmer Reports” following the first day of Senate Judiciary Committee hearings.“No one who’s looked at this thinks the Supreme Court is going to throw out ObamaCare in toto,” McCarthy said. “And personally having looked…

Pennsylvania Republicans shelve controversial ‘election integrity’ committee

Pennsylvania Republicans shelve controversial ‘election integrity’ committee

Republicans in Pennsylvania have decided to shelve a controversial proposal to create a so-called “Election Integrity” committee amid concerns raised by state Democrats.Majority Leader for the Pennsylvania House of Representatives Rep. Kerry Benninghoff announced that the proposal would be tabled for the remainder of the legislative session due to how Democrats allegedly distorted the idea…