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U.S. woman caught with 6-day-old baby inside luggage at Philippines airport
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By NELSON OLIVEIRA
NEW YORK DAILY NEWS |
SEP 04, 2019 | 1:18 PM



U.S. woman caught with 6-day-old baby inside luggage at Philippines airport

An airport carry-on is no place for a baby. (SolStock/Getty Images/iStockphoto)

An American woman was arrested Wednesday in the Philippines after immigration authorities said she tried to board a plane with a newborn child inside her luggage.
Jennifer Talbot, 43, was caught during a security check at Manila’s Ninoy Aquino International Airport around 6 a.m., shortly before she was set to fly to the U.S., according to local reports.
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The 6-day-old, who appears to be someone else’s child, was hidden in an oversized belt bag that Talbot failed to declare or present to immigration inspectors, the country’s Bureau of Immigration told CNN Philippines.

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Neither the bureau nor the U.S. Embassy in the Philippines returned requests for comment Wednesday afternoon.

The woman claimed she was the baby’s aunt, but she had no documentation showing she was authorized to travel with the infant, who didn’t even have a passport, according to the Philippine Daily Inquirer. Authorities told the paper the child was safe and “in good health.”
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The investigation was ongoing Wednesday, but officials said they plan to charge her with child trafficking.
No other information was immediately available.

US woman held in Philippines after airport staff find 6-day-old baby in her bag

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PUBLISHED: September 4, 2019 at 12:07 pm | UPDATED: September 4, 2019 at 12:08 pm
By Stella Ko and Ben Westcott | CNN
An American woman is in custody in the Philippines after she allegedly tried to fly out of the country with a baby in her hand luggage, local authorities said.
Philippines Immigration Bureau spokesman Melvin Mabulac said they received a report around 6.20 a.m. Wednesday that a 43-year-old woman had been caught with a child in her bag at Ninoy Aquino International Airport in Manila.
CNN Philippines said the baby was just six days old.
According to Mabulac, the woman appeared to be traveling alone and only presented her personal passport. But when staff inspected an oversized carry-on suitcase, they found the child inside.
“She did not have any travel documents for the infant,” the spokesman said.
American woman in custody after baby found in her bag
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An American woman is in custody in the Philippines after she allegedly tried to fly out of the country with a baby in her carry-on luggage, local authorities said.
Published at: 10:59 AM, Wed Sep 04 2019

The woman had claimed to be the child’s aunt, but had not provided any evidence that they were related, CNN Philippines reported.
The case has been handed over to the Philippines National Bureau of Investigation’s Anti-Human Trafficking Division.
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... If she's a human trafficker she's not a very good one. That baby was likely to have been dead when they found it because I don't know if she knows this but living things don't take kindly to being stuffed in bags. And the cargo hold isn't pressurized.

Or she's one of those rich liberals with a savior complex except instead of adopting an orphaned kid from africa she decided she had to go steal one.
 

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A Bishop in the Philippines wants to ban homework:


Bishop in the Philippines supports banning homework
Bishop in the Philippines supports banning homework
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A bishop in the Philippines is calling for a ban on homework on the weekends, saying children deserve more quality time with the families.
“Schools should design academic and non-academic program schedules in a way that will not affect family time, and that includes no assignments on weekends,” said Bishop Roberto Mallari of San Jose, the chairman of the Episcopal Commission on Catechesis and Catholic Education at the Catholic Bishops’ Conference of the Philippines.
Mallari’s comments came after several lawmakers in Asia’s most Catholic country proposed legislation banning the practice of giving homework assignments.


“Homework assignments can deprive students and parents precious quality time for rest, relaxation and interaction after school hours and even on weekends,” said lawmaker Evelina Escudero, who serves as deputy speaker of the Philippine House of Representatives.
Escudero’s bill would ban homework on all days, limiting all school activities to the campus; two other separate bills - one originating in the House, the other in the Senate - would only ban homework on the weekends.
The proposed legislation is questioned by the Alliance of Concerned Teachers (ACT), which said the mandated K-12 curriculum is “impossible to cover within formal class hours.”

Mallari acknowledged CBCPNews that academic life “is necessary to propel success and a good future for young people,” but added there “are certain limits that school dynamics need to understand and widely consider.”
“Family life is sacred as it creates opportunities for children and their parents to do things together in the name of holiness, such as sharing stories, playing, celebrating occasions, and attending church, among others,” the bishop added.
“Learning is not purely academic. Value formation is a central point. And value formation happens significantly at home as the students learn and realize to be more giving, collaborative, and live a life with Jesus and Mary,” he said.
The government is tentatively supporting the legislative proposals.
“We want all formal studying, assignment, project, whatever, to be done inside the school,” Education Secretary Leonor Briones said last week in a radio interview.

 

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... If she's a human trafficker she's not a very good one. That baby was likely to have been dead when they found it because I don't know if she knows this but living things don't take kindly to being stuffed in bags. And the cargo hold isn't pressurized.

Or she's one of those rich liberals with a savior complex except instead of adopting an orphaned kid from africa she decided she had to go steal one.
By "hand luggage" I assume they mean carry-on, not checked stuff that goes in the hold. But yeah, it probably got smothered anyways.
 
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Maurice the noisy cockerel can keep crowing, court rules

French judge ruffles feathers by rejecting complaint about bird’s dawn squawking


(Maurice the cockerel finally has something to crow about. Photograph: Régis Duvignau/Reuters)

At last Maurice the cockerel has something to crow about. A court has ruled that France’s most famous rooster can carry on with his dawn chorus, in a legal case that has pitted town against country.

On Thursday, a tribunal rejected a couple’s complaint about the bird’s early morning crowing and ordered them to pay €1,000 (£897) in damages to Maurice’s owner, Corinne Fesseau.

“I’m speechless. We certainly ruffled their feathers,” Fesseau said outside the hearing. “It’s a victory for all those who are in my situation. I hope this will be a precedent for the others. Everyone will now be protected: the church bells, the frogs … why not a Maurice law to protect all rural noises.”

Julien Papineau, the defence lawyer for Fesseau and Maurice, said they had won because: “Under French law you have to prove there is a nuisance, and this was not done.”

The dispute between Fesseau and her neighbours on the Île d’Oléron, western France, has taken two years to resolve. Two retired farmers with a second home on the island complained that Maurice was making an abnormal racket when he crowed at 6.30am and was disturbing the peace during their holidays.

(A man wears a T-shirt in support of Maurice, whose loud crows landed him in court accused of noise pollution. Photograph: Régis Duvignau/Reuters)

They wanted the bird removed from his home or made to shut up, which triggered an “I am Maurice” support campaign on social media.

During a hearing in July, the plaintiffs were described as quiet people, aged 65 and 70, of modest income. The pair had bought a second home on the island in 2004, long before Maurice hatched in 2017. They were not in court because of the media interest in the case, their lawyer said, but they asked the court to rule that the noise had to stop.

The case was seen as symbolic of the clash between those living in rural areas who have long kept animals or rung church bells and those from urban areas of France or abroad who have bought second homes in the countryside.

On Tuesday, a court in Dax, south-west France, a traditional duck and geese rearing region, heard a complaint about the noise from a flock of 50 birds being raised in a neighbour’s garden.

In the Dordogne, a couple faces legal action because of the croaking of frogs in their garden pond, and in Beausset in the Var, Provence, holidaymakers have angered the local mayor by suggesting he kill the cicadas because they make too much noise.

In 1995, faced with a similar case that led to a death notice being served on a cockerel, a French appeal court declared it was impossible to stop the species from crowing. “The chicken is a harmless animal, so stupid that nobody has succeeded in training it, not even the Chinese circus,” the judgment read.

Defence lawyers argued Maurice’s crowing was not “abnormal noise”. Legal arguments focused on whether Saint-Pierre d’Oléron, where Maurice lives and where the 7,000-strong local population swells to 35,000 in summer, could be described as “rural”.

Vincent Huberdeau, a lawyer for the plaintiffs, rejected the idea that Maurice was a “town v country” issue. “The rooster, the dog, the car horn, the music … it’s about noise,” he said during the hearing. “It’s not a row between bourgeois and rural dwellers.” He did not say if the couple would appeal against the court’s decision.

Bruno Dionis du Séjour, a retired farmer and mayor of the village of Gajac in south-west France has proposed a solution to the chorus of complaints about animal noises – he has asked the government to declare them part of France’s heritage, giving them state protection.
 

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Jeremy Renner shuts down app after trolls impersonate Jeffrey Epstein, OJ Simpson and Jar Jar Binks

Jeremy Renner has shut down his fan app after it was bombarded with messages by trolls.

The Jeremy Renner App was launched in 2017, with the Avengers actor describing it as a hub for his fans to interact with one another, win prizes and bond over their admiration of him. Users were also able to buy "stars" to gain a higher fan ranking.

But the app has recently been engulfed in controversy after coming under siege from trolls, with individuals using the names of famous figures including OJ Simpson, Casey Anthony, the Star Wars character Jar Jar Binks and the late Jeffrey Epstein to write pro-Renner messages.

Others had set up accounts under Renner’s own name, with one troll posting: “I am Jeremy Renner. Are there any crack cocaine dealers in the Los Angeles Metropolitan area?”

Renner has subsequently closed the app. In a statement, the Oscar-nominated star said: “The App has jumped the shark, literally. Due to clever individuals who were able to manipulate ways to impersonate me and others within the app I have asked ESCAPEX, the company that runs this app to shut it down immediately and refund anyone who has purchased any stars over the last 90 days.”

He continued, “My sincere apologies for this not to have turned out the way it was intended. To all the super-fans who have supported me with your words or encouragement, amazing art, stories and time shared on the app, a genuine THANK YOU and hope to see you on Instagram, Twitter, YouTube and Facebook.”

Renner, best known for his role as Hawkeye in the Marvel Cinematic Universe and his appearance in The Hurt Locker and Arrival, is currently preparing for the release of his debut album, with his first official single “Heaven Don’t Have a Name” unveiled in July.
 

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I found this one cute: Joe Biden Suggests Banning "Magazines That Can Hold Multiple Bullets"


Monday during a campaign stop in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, former VP Joe Biden suggested banning "assault-type weapons" and "magazines that can hold multiple bullets in them."

In response to the mass shooting over the weekend in Texas, Biden said: "On dealing with firearms, it is irrational, with all due respect for the governor of Texas, on the very day you see a mass shooting we’re talking about loosening access to have guns being able to take them places of worship, store it in school? It’s absolutely irrational. It’s all about special interests and it has to stop."

"The idea that we don’t have elimination of assault-type weapons, magazines that can hold multiple bullets in them," Biden continued. "It’s absolute mindless. It’s no violation of the Second Amendment. It’s just a bow to special interests of the gun manufacturers and the NRA."
 

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I'm not even going to try and make this its own thread since it's easily defined as "Interesting clickbait & fluff piece," but it might have some value to the boomers and gen x-ers that aren't down with emojis and want to read into the deeper meanings embedded into troon tweets:


GETTING EMOJI-ONAL Here’s what the different heart emojis mean, and how to use them properly – from showing true love to appreciating friendships
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  • 3 Sep 2019, 12:35
  • Updated: 3 Sep 2019, 12:38
LOVE can be difficult to understand and so can the language of emojis as certain emoticons take on different cultural meanings.

Here's the guide you need to get to the heart of the matter and which heart emojis to use to portray what you're really feeling

What do different heart emojis mean?

According to a Wired report, each of these heart icons has a very different meaning…

Red heart: ❤
This classic love heart emoticon represents true love, but it can also be used to convey passion and romance.

Black heart: 🖤
Used in the opposite context to the red heart, this black icon can represent morbidity or sorrow.

Some internet users select it when they’re trying to express a form of dark humour.

Yellow heart: 💛
When the shape is coloured yellow or gold it signifies happiness and friendship.

On Snapchat, this heart appears beside the name of the person you snap the most.

Green heart: 💚
Another name for this icon is the “jealous heart emoji”.

As well as indicating feelings of envy, it sometimes has connotations of organic and healthy living.

Purple heart: 💜
When social media users share snaps of their make-up or outfits, they’ll often tag it with the purple heart.

Others display the emoji when they’re trying to signify compassion or love.

Blue heart: 💙
This icon has been adopted by those who are attempting to show support for Autism Awareness.

The blue heart can also symbolise trust, harmony, peace and loyalty.

Pink with sparkles: 💖
The sparkle heart emoticon, also known as the stars heart emoji, is often used by Instagrammers to draw attention to their posts.

Beating heart: 💓
This icon is also known as the heart alarm emoji.

It’s often used by those who have nervous butterflies in their stomach when they’re texting a loved one.

Growing heart: 💗
The pink emoji, which looks like hearts inside another, has been created to give the impression of a heart increasing in size.

It is used to show growing feelings.

It's sometimes used by texters who feel like they are falling in love.
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Township Shuts Down 100-Yr-Old, 37-Member Volunteer Fire Company Because One Firefighter 'Tried to Join The Proud Boys'


This all started because an antifa activist reported McClay to the thought police for a thought crime:
The controversy surrounding McClay began in mid-August, when an antifascist activist notified Haverford officials of the volunteer’s association with a local chapter of the Proud Boys, who advocates for “closed borders," “anti-political correctness," and “venerating the housewife.” In the past, the group’s leadership has denied valuing white supremacy, although members have shared white nationalist content.

Haverford Township's Board of Commissioners would rather their citizens die in a fire than be saved by anyone affiliated with the pro-Western civilization group the Proud Boys.

From The Philadelphia Inquirer, "Closed Haverford fire company defends 'caring' firefighter who tried to join far-right Proud Boys":
A day after Haverford Township officials shut down the Bon Air Fire Company for not parting with a volunteer who had tried to join the far-right men’s group the Proud Boys, the company issued a statement Thursday defending the firefighter and its decision to keep him.

Bon Air said Thursday that the volunteer, who has been identified as Bruce McClay Jr., had done nothing wrong as a firefighter and was exercising his “right to freely assemble and to freely associate with others.”

Bon Air’s list of members, now pulled down from its website, indicated McClay was a lieutenant and vice president of the board of directors.

“While the volunteer attended some social gatherings of the outside organization, the volunteer ultimately decided, after he learned more about the group’s beliefs, that he did not wish to become part of the organization,” Bon Air said in its statement. “He never attended any rallies or protests, and he disassociated himself from the group more than one year ago. He has broken no law and committed no crime.”

McClay, the statement continued, “has not made any statements to his fellow volunteers or posted any statements on social media in support of the views of the outside organization or which reflect poorly on his ability to faithfully carry out the duties of his position to Haverford Community."
Thought crimes are the ultimate crimes.

Take that, volunteer firefighters!

Remember, President Trump is a "white supremacist" according to all the leading 2020 Democrats so under these rules everyone who ever shared any pro-Trump content is also a "white supremacist" who needs to be shut down.
After they learned of McClay’s involvement with the Proud Boys, township officials questioned the volunteer, who acknowledged that he had been trying to join the Proud Boys. He also told them he had attended “several social events” and passed two of the four steps required for membership.

The township said McClay attempted to resign from Bon Air, but the company’s board refused to accept his resignation.

On Aug. 22, Bon Air’s lawyer emailed Haverford’s solicitor, saying the company’s board had met, discussed the issue, and “found no basis for terminating the volunteer’s membership.”

The township’s response was to shut down the company on Wednesday.

“Whether you’re a police officer enforcing the law or whether you’re a fireman going into people’s homes, we expect a level of conduct, and I don’t think this is a close call," Larry Holmes, vice president of the Havertown Township nine-member Board of Commissioners, said Wednesday. “We’re not talking about punishing people for political beliefs. We’re talking about an association with an organization demonstrating and responsible for political violence, and espousing views that are antithetical to America."
It's true they're not "talking about" punishing people for their political beliefs, they're *actively* punishing people for their political beliefs.
The McClays, Halphen said, have a tradition of firefighting.

Bruce McClay Jr.'s late grandfather Sam McClay was a longtime Bon Air volunteer, serving for more than 40 years, according to Inquirer archives. His name is memorialized on a metal plaque in front of the firehouse, and a few years ago the crew room was named after him.

It was unclear Thursday whether Bon Air would take any legal action against the township for shutting down the 37-member volunteer company.

“The township’s decision to close the fire company is wrong and harmful to the community,” Bon Air said in its statement, urging the town to reconsider its decision, and for residents to contact their commissioners with pleas to reopen the station.

The town, staunch in its resolve to shut down Bon Air, has repossessed the company’s firefighting equipment, including its three fire trucks. With Bon Air indefinitely out of service, Haverford’s four other volunteer fire companies will handle calls. All the companies are within 2½ miles of each other.
 

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Township Shuts Down 100-Yr-Old, 37-Member Volunteer Fire Company Because One Firefighter 'Tried to Join The Proud Boys'







Haverford Township's Board of Commissioners would rather their citizens die in a fire than be saved by anyone affiliated with the pro-Western civilization group the Proud Boys.

From The Philadelphia Inquirer, "Closed Haverford fire company defends 'caring' firefighter who tried to join far-right Proud Boys":

Thought crimes are the ultimate crimes.

Take that, volunteer firefighters!

Remember, President Trump is a "white supremacist" according to all the leading 2020 Democrats so under these rules everyone who ever shared any pro-Trump content is also a "white supremacist" who needs to be shut down.

It's true they're not "talking about" punishing people for their political beliefs, they're *actively* punishing people for their political beliefs.
"Oh I'm sorry, is your house on fire? WELL you're just gonna have to die in there because my affluent feelings are more important than your life."
Actually this explains san francisco. I hope whoever made this ultimate decision gets in a fire and reaps the consequences of their actions. Knowing most diehard leftists, nothing at all would be learned.
 

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Isn't this pretty much what goes on at KF, except nowhere near as well researched? 🤔

We're trolls, but they're brave, powerful wamen striking a blow against the Patriarchy. I found this passage particularly galling:

BLAIR: But anonymous allegations might be the strongest tool the #MeToo movement has. When women do report sexual misconduct at work, 1 in 3 say they faced retaliation. That's according to the National Women's Law Center. The only way to understand the scope of the problem, says writer Deirdre Coyle, is to let women name names anonymously.

COYLE: Any kind of broad sweeping change is not going to be perfect. It may have some negative consequences, but for change to happen, something like this needed to happen. That's my opinion.



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It's been two years since allegations against producer Harvey Weinstein started the #MeToo movement. Around that time, writer and activist Moira Donegan created a Google spreadsheet with the names of men who worked in media who were accused of harassment, groping and rape. All of those accusations were made anonymously, and Donegan took the spreadsheet down within about 12 hours, but copies had already been downloaded and shared. Writer Stephen Elliott was one of the men on the list, and now he's suing Donegan for defamation. Elizabeth Blair has the story. And just a quick warning - this may not be appropriate for younger listeners.

ELIZABETH BLAIR, BYLINE: Stephen Elliott has written extensively about his own destructive behavior. His books have received gushing reviews. The New York Times wrote that Elliott's novel "Happy Baby" is the most intelligent and beautiful book ever written about juvenile detention centers, sadomasochism and drugs. Kirkus called "The Adderall Diaries" an endlessly fascinating memoir by a profoundly courageous writer. In a movie inspired by "The Adderall Diaries," James Franco plays Elliott; Cynthia Nixon plays his agent.

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CYNTHIA NIXON: (As Jen Davis) So you wrote all that in two days.

JAMES FRANCO: (As Stephen Elliott) Yeah. I mean, I put it down on paper in two days, but, I mean, this is the book that I've been wanting to write. I just didn't know that until now.

BLAIR: Stephen Elliott was one of the men named on Moira Donegan's "Media Men" list.

STEPHEN ELLIOTT: I kind of stopped introducing myself as a writer, actually.

BLAIR: Elliott says when he first saw that he was accused of rape, he thought it was ludicrous.

ELLIOTT: I knew that was false. Like, I knew not only that I had not ever raped anybody but also that there was nobody out there that thought I raped them.

BLAIR: Elliott says the literary community turned on him. He says he was uninvited from book events. Media coverage planned for a new book he had coming out was canceled. And he claims his agents dropped him. Sources close to his agents deny he was dropped because of the list.

ELLIOTT: I just realized that, yeah, like, my community was not going to engage with me on this in good faith, you know. Like, you're accused of rape. You're on the "[expletive] Media Men" list. You're canceled. You cannot - you know, you cannot be in this community anymore. So then I realized that, like, well, I guess the only way to clear my name is to file a lawsuit.

BLAIR: Elliott filed a defamation lawsuit against Moira Donegan and the Jane Doe's who contributed to the list. Donegan declined to be interviewed. Her attorney, Roberta Kaplan, says the goal of the list was to protect women from sexual predators in their industry.

ROBERTA KAPLAN: So that if a certain guy who you worked for was on the list, you would know not to go out to drinks with him or not to be alone in a room that you might be compromised with him in. And it was really meant as a kind of a warning and as a protection mechanism.

BLAIR: At the top of the spreadsheet, Donegan included a disclaimer that reads (reading) this document is only a collection of misconduct allegations and rumors. Take everything with a grain of salt. If you see a man you're friends with, don't freak out.

KAPLAN: What Moira was doing in this list was a very good faith effort, not to try to get men in trouble but to protect women from not being in these situations going forward. And under the First Amendment, given the fact that she did it in good faith and given the fact that that was her
motive, she can't be sued for doing it.

BLAIR: Kaplan has filed a motion to dismiss Elliott's defamation suit. A date for oral arguments on that motion has not been set. Remember, the list circulated just as the #MeToo movement was reaching its peak. For women fired up by the #MeToo movement, the "Media Men" list was seen as a necessary agitator.

DEIRDRE COYLE: I was really happy that it existed.

BLAIR: Deirdre Coyle is a writer who says she did not contribute to the "Media Men" list, but she did see it and was glad the name of the man she alleges raped her, and other women she knows, was on it. He was a freelance journalist.

COYLE: A few editors reached out to me who had worked with him in the past to say that they would not work with him again and in some cases that they were warning other editors they knew not to work with him, which I appreciated.

BLAIR: Some of the men on the list lost their jobs; some are still working; some disappeared from public life.

UNIDENTIFIED PERSON: It's breached every corner of my life.

BLAIR: I reached out to several men on the list. Only one other agreed to record an interview on the condition that his name not be used. He denies the allegations.

UNIDENTIFIED PERSON: Being accused of sexual assault is a really difficult thing to deal with. It makes you call into questions every potential or actualized romantic or sexual relationship, every interaction that I've had. You know, I've spent months just thinking through every thing that I had ever done and looking for something that would back it up. When you're accused if something like that, it's hard not to suspect yourself, I guess, in the same way that other people might suspect you.

BLAIR: You know, there are some people who would hear what you just said and say, well, good. Men do need to think more about everything they do.

UNIDENTIFIED PERSON: And I agree. I think that the goals of the list and things like the list really require men to take a hard look at, you know, the way that they treat people that they are in sexual relationships with and people that they are in professional relationships with.

BLAIR: As for Stephen Elliott's defamation lawsuit against the list creator, Moira Donegan, a judge gave Elliott permission to subpoena Google for the names of the anonymous contributors. A spokesperson tells NPR Google objects to the subpoena. Elliott's lawyer, Andrew Miltenberg, says this case isn't just about the "Media Men" list. It's about anonymous allegations of serious offenses that can stay online forever.

ANDREW MILTENBERG: This could be any of us. This could be - any one of us in any of our professions could be anonymously attacked over and over again until our reputation is destroyed.

BLAIR: But anonymous allegations might be the strongest tool the #MeToo movement has. When women do report sexual misconduct at work, 1 in 3 say they faced retaliation. That's according to the National Women's Law Center. The only way to understand the scope of the problem, says writer Deirdre Coyle, is to let women name names anonymously.

COYLE: Any kind of broad sweeping change is not going to be perfect. It may have some negative consequences, but for change to happen, something like this needed to happen. That's my opinion.

BLAIR: Elizabeth Blair, NPR News.
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Maybe they'll make a the dude with the lawsuit a "semi-celebrity," and Vic Mingona him, too?
 
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he had attended “several social events” and passed two of the four steps required for membership.
OK, that's pretty funny. Either he was too cucked to be a Proud Boy (difficult) or more likely he had the common sense to realise that step #3- getting a tattoo permanently marking him as a member of a group that prosecutors in several jurisdictions have described as a criminal gang- was not a very smart move. Sensible.

He still did the thing where he got slapped while reciting names of high-fructose corn syrup infused breakfast cereals, though.
 

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Half-black half-jew guy fired for saying NIGGER
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I thought you were shitting but you're not. Crazy how genetics do that.
 
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