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Twitter Gets Hacked

In the latest online attack, Twitter says hackers may have gained access to information on 250,000 of its more than 200 million active users. In a blog posting Friday, Twitter says it detected attempts this week to gain access to its user data. It shut down one attack moments after it was detected.

Via CNN: Not known for throwing out red meat to conservative audiences, former Utah Governor Jon Huntsman warned voters the country is facing an “un-American” future in his campaign kick-off speech Tuesday. Huntsman took aim at the sluggish economy and mounting national debt in his remarks. http://i.cdn.turner.com/cnn/.element/apps/cvp/3.0/swf/cnn_416x234_embed.swf?context=embed&videoId=bestoftv/2011/06/21/exp.sot.huntsman.gop.announcement.cnn However, this picture is worth a thousand words and so is this endorsement from a leading progressive blog in Virginia. Huntsman would have Read More...

A federal law banning ordinary incandescent light bulbs has already had a negative effect on the American economy — GE has closed its last major bulb producing factory in the United States, creating job opportunities in China. Legislation enacted in 2007 orders the phase-out of incandescent light bulbs beginning with the 100-watt bulb in 2012 and ending with the 40-watt light in 2014. These bulbs cannot meet efficiency requirements dictated Read More...