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Our Weasel Of The Week Nominees!! 03.03.15

It’s time once again for the Watcher’s Council’s ‘Weasel Of The Week’ nominations, where we pick our choices to compete for the award of the famed Golden Weasel to a public figure who particularly deserves to be slimed and mocked … Continue reading

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Net Neutrality: “Young fool … Only now, at the end, do you understand.”

Emperor Palpatine. Photograph: Allstar By: Terresa Monroe-Hamilton  –  The NoisyRoom We keep hearing, from the saviors in Washington, DC, how government regulation is the answer and how “evil monopolies” (created, incidentally, by other government regulations) are responsible for all our … Continue reading

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Our Weasel Of The Week – 02.19.15

Weasel Of The Week It’s time to present this week’s statuette of shame, The Golden Weasel!! Every Tuesday, the Council nominates some of the slimiest, most despicable characters in public life for some deed of evil, cowardice or corruption they’ve … Continue reading

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Our Weasel Of The Week Nominees

It’s time once again for the Watcher’s Council’s ‘Weasel Of The Week’ nominations, where we pick our choices to compete for the award of the famed Golden Weasel to a public figure who particularly deserves to be slimed and mocked … Continue reading

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Why the FCC’s Internet Takeover will Hurt Innovation and Consumers

Video:  Why the FCC’s Internet Takeover will Hurt Innovation and Consumers

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Forum: What Is Your Opinion Of the New Proposed Internet Rules President Obama Wants The FCC To Impose?

Every week on Monday morning , the Council and our invited guests weigh in at the Watcher’s Forum, short takes on a major issue of the day, the culture, or daily living. This week’s question: What Is Your Opinion Of … Continue reading

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FCC takes calls to pull Fox’s broadcast licenses ‘very seriously’

By Brendan Sasso – 05/09/12 05:25 PM ET  -  The Hillicon Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Chairman Julius Genachowski testified Wednesday that his agency takes calls to cancel Fox’s broadcast licenses "very seriously." Groups, including Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in … Continue reading

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