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German Election ‘Fighting Game’ Shows Merkel Character Use ‘Migrant Wave’ as Special Move


The satirical video game “Bundesfighter II Turbo” is based on Sunday’s German national election and features main party candidates fighting each other with unique special moves like a “migrant wave” for German Chancellor Angela Merkel.

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Instagram Apologizes After Algorithm Generates Rape Threat into Advertisement

Kate Spade and JackThreads will be among the 20 US retailers participating in Instagram's e-commerce test, starting November 2016
Instagram has apologized after an algorithm repurposed a user’s screenshot of a rape threat she received as an advertisement for the platform.

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A.I. Pioneer Says Tech Monopolies Are ‘Dangerous for Democracy’

Google is increasingly similar to Big Brother's Oceania in 1984
Speaking to Axios at a Toronto artificial intelligence conference, Yoshua Bengio warned against the concentration of money and power in Silicon Valley.

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Exclusive — Make Central America Great Again: Luther Strange Lobbied for Trade Deal That Drained Thousands of Alabama Jobs to Honduras, Mexico


In a strange twist of fate, one of the key figures who helped bring about a transfer of jobs out of Alabama via a NAFTA-style free trade agreement with Central American countries is now campaigning for the Senate seat formerly occupied by Jeff Sessions. Even stranger still, his campaign ads promise that he will “Kill Unfair Trade Deals.” His name is Luther Strange.

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Tucker Takes Rob Reiner to Task Over ‘War With Russia’ Claim — ‘This Is Deeply Disingenuous’


Thursday on Fox News Channel’s “Tucker Carlson Tonight,” host Tucker Carlson debated director and actor Rob Reiner about his claims we are at “war” with Russia over their 2016 presidential election meddling. Discussing Reiner’s organization the “Committee to Investigate Russia” releasing a new video about Russia cyberattacks on the United States, Carlson asked, “How would you respond if President Trump took you seriously and sent the B-52s to St. Petersburg or blockaded the Gulf of Finland? Would you support that?” Reiner responded, “We’re not advocating going to war … or a traditional war with Russia.” Carlson accused Reiner of hypocrisy for focusing on Russia and not China, saying,  “A lot of this is deeply disingenuous. Anyone who looks at cyber warfare will tell you — any honest person will say the Chinese military is the primary culprit in the United States. They hacked into the White House not that long ago, into the computer system there and almost every federal agency and nobody says anything.” He continued, “You guys in Hollywood sell your movies in China. You bow to the imperatives of their propaganda and censorship office. You change your movies to suit them. And yet no one says we

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Chelsea Handler: ‘Maybe We Trade’ Trump for Kim Jong-Un


Comedian and talk show host Chelsea Handler praised North Korean leader Kim Jong-un’s warning letter to President Donald Trump this week, writing on her social media account that the threatening letter sounded “a little bit more sane” than Trump — and suggesting the two countries trade leaders.

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Mel Brooks: ‘Stupidly Politically Correct Society is the Death of Comedy’


Legendary Hollywood comedy filmmaker Mel Brooks warned Wednesday that political correctness is killing comedy.

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Luther Strange Takes Apparent Swipe at Steve Bannon, Sebastian Gorka During Alabama Senate Debate


Sen. Luther Strange (R-AL) took an apparent swipe at two former advisers to President Trump in the Alabama Senate debate Thursday: Steve Bannon and Sebastian Gorka.

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Low Energy: Luther Strange Reminds Audience ‘The President Picked Me’ Some 28 Times


Luther Strange spent much of his time during a debate with Judge Roy Moore Thursday evening touting what he called his “close, personal friendship” with President Donald Trump, who has endorsed his candidacy for the U.S. Senate.

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German Election ‘Fighting Game’ Shows Merkel Character Use ‘Migrant Wave’ as Special Move

The satirical video game “Bundesfighter II Turbo” is based on Sunday’s German national election and features main party candidates fighting each other with unique special moves like a “migrant wave” for German Chancellor Angela Merkel.

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Instagram Apologizes After Algorithm Generates Rape Threat into Advertisement

Instagram has apologized after an algorithm repurposed a user’s screenshot of a rape threat she received as an advertisement for the platform.

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A.I. Pioneer Says Tech Monopolies Are ‘Dangerous for Democracy’

Speaking to Axios at a Toronto artificial intelligence conference, Yoshua Bengio warned against the concentration of money and power in Silicon Valley.

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Exclusive — Make Central America Great Again: Luther Strange Lobbied for Trade Deal That Drained Thousands of Alabama Jobs to Honduras, Mexico

In a strange twist of fate, one of the key figures who helped bring about a transfer of jobs out of Alabama via a NAFTA-style free trade agreement with Central American countries is now campaigning for the Senate seat formerly occupied by Jeff Sessions. Even stranger still, his campaign ads promise that he will “Kill Unfair Trade Deals.” His name is Luther Strange.

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Tucker Takes Rob Reiner to Task Over ‘War With Russia’ Claim — ‘This Is Deeply Disingenuous’

Thursday on Fox News Channel’s “Tucker Carlson Tonight,” host Tucker Carlson debated director and actor Rob Reiner about his claims we are at “war” with Russia over their 2016 presidential election meddling. Discussing Reiner’s organization the “Committee to Investigate Russia” releasing a new video about Russia cyberattacks on the United States, Carlson asked, “How would you respond if President Trump took you seriously and sent the B-52s to St. Petersburg or blockaded the Gulf of Finland? Would you support that?” Reiner responded, “We’re not advocating going to war … or a traditional war with Russia.” Carlson accused Reiner of hypocrisy for focusing on Russia and not China, saying,  “A lot of this is deeply disingenuous. Anyone who looks at cyber warfare will tell you — any honest person will say the Chinese military is the primary culprit in the United States. They hacked into the White House not that long ago, into the computer system there and almost every federal agency and nobody says anything.” He continued, “You guys in Hollywood sell your movies in China. You bow to the imperatives of their propaganda and censorship office. You change your movies to suit them. And yet no one says we

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Chelsea Handler: ‘Maybe We Trade’ Trump for Kim Jong-Un

Comedian and talk show host Chelsea Handler praised North Korean leader Kim Jong-un’s warning letter to President Donald Trump this week, writing on her social media account that the threatening letter sounded “a little bit more sane” than Trump — and suggesting the two countries trade leaders.

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Mel Brooks: ‘Stupidly Politically Correct Society is the Death of Comedy’

Legendary Hollywood comedy filmmaker Mel Brooks warned Wednesday that political correctness is killing comedy.

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Luther Strange Takes Apparent Swipe at Steve Bannon, Sebastian Gorka During Alabama Senate Debate

Sen. Luther Strange (R-AL) took an apparent swipe at two former advisers to President Trump in the Alabama Senate debate Thursday: Steve Bannon and Sebastian Gorka.

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Low Energy: Luther Strange Reminds Audience ‘The President Picked Me’ Some 28 Times

Luther Strange spent much of his time during a debate with Judge Roy Moore Thursday evening touting what he called his “close, personal friendship” with President Donald Trump, who has endorsed his candidacy for the U.S. Senate.

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