Fake News or Freedom of Speech? Fake News or Freedom of Speech?
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    “Brooks, a 34-year-old day laborer currently on probation after pleading guilty to domestic battery, claims that his “drunk” commentary on an unaltered Pelosi video had no connection to the now-infamous fake clip that premiered less than 15 minutes later. “I wasn't the individual who created that Pelosi video,” he insisted in a telephone interview.”

    “In the first hint at a possible motive for the Pelosi smear, Brooks volunteered that the video brought in nearly $1,000 in shared ad revenue.

    That number would have been higher, he said, except that Facebook cut off any future earnings when the company’s fact-check partners ruled the clip a hoax about 36 hours after its Politics WatchDog debut. “It makes money for Facebook too,” he groused. “I'm sure that's their motive for not taking it down."

    We Found Shawn Brooks, the Guy Behind the Viral ‘Drunk Pelosi’ Video

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    “Court records show that In February 2018 he was written up for a probation violation, and a California judge issued a warrant for his arrest. A spokesperson for the Riverside County Sheriff's Department confirmed the warrant is still outstanding.”

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    “Facebook responded by demoting the video’s ranking so severely it became all but unfindable on the platform, and surrounded the clip with conspicuous links to fact-checks debunking its authenticity. But the plattform refuses to remove the video, despite harsh words from critics, including Pelosi. “I think they have proven —by not taking down something they know is false—that they were willing enablers of the Russian interference in our election,” Pelosi said in a radio interview Wednesday.”

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    What's this irrelevant boring tripe about?
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    Quote Originally Posted by DimPrawn View Post
    What's this irrelevant boring tripe about?
    A fake Nancy Pelosi video allegedly made by a wife-beater. The question being asked is whether the video was fake news or should be permitted under Freedom of Speech. HTH.
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    Quote Originally Posted by NotAllThere View Post
    A fake Nancy Pelosi video allegedly made by a wife-beater. The question being asked is whether the video was fake news or should be permitted under Freedom of Speech. HTH.
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    Quote Originally Posted by NotAllThere View Post
    A fake Nancy Pelosi



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