Refounding America: A Field Guide for Patriot Activists." Ashton discusses the all-in-one guidebook for American first principles, successful activist strategies and how to peacefully change the federal and state governments throughout America to restore values, principles, honor and integrity." />
File under "You Can't Make This Stuff Up." Somehow, it actually seems like a farcical April Fools…
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April Fools' Day Four Days Late? Google Objects to OpenAI Using YouTube to Train Its Own Generator

File under "You Can't Make This Stuff Up."

Somehow, it actually seems like a farcical April Fools' Day headline, in fact.  Google, with its deep history of scraping and scanning other sources' substantive content for its own uses, now objects to OpenAI using YouTube content to train its text-to-video generator:

The use of YouTube videos to train OpenAI’s text-to-video generator would be an infraction of the platform's terms of service, YouTube Chief Executive Officer Neal Mohan said."

Optimists might hope that Google is finally recognizing and preparing to correct its wayward course, while realists and cynics will roll their eyes at what they'll label naivete.  As the old adage goes, however, "every saint has a past, every sinner has a future," so we'll maintain hope.…[more]

April 05, 2024 • 05:09 PM

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Trump 'Lawfare' Update
By Byron York
Wednesday, March 06 2024
Former President Donald Trump's victory in the Supreme Court 14th Amendment case, together with delay and disorder in the criminal cases against him, has set off panic among Democrats who hoped to use prosecutions and other legal maneuvers to keep Trump from winning a second term. "Supreme Court ruling darkens critics' hopes for a judicial curb on Trump," read one headline in the Washington Post. You might find it outrageous that people in positions of great power and responsibility, in the midst of a campaign, would use the justice system to "curb" one of the two major presidential…
 
Biden's OTHER Immigration Calamity
Recent polling shows President Joe Biden's open-border immigration policy is now ranked as the No. 1…
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Tough On Crime: El Salvador and Ecuador Offer Lesson for the U.S.
First El Salvador, and now Ecuador, have slashed their murder rates through strict tough-on-crime measures…
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Nostalgia Versus Numbers: Challenging America's Economic Pessimism
America is celebrated for its economic dynamism and ample and generously paid employment opportunities.…
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Migrant Surge Brings Killers and Criminal Gangs
Former New York City Police Department Commissioner Ray Kelly, the department's longest-serving commissioner…
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Michigan Takes a U-Turn Back to the Rust Belt
No state in modern times has transitioned from a worker freedom state to one that forces workers to join…
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While Biden Pushes Ukraine To Fight, He Demands Israel Surrender
President Joe Biden has not only promised to veto any stand-alone Israeli aid, but he's reportedly circulating…
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Biden NTIA Rate Setting Scheme Violates the Law and Punishes Americans Desperate for Broadband
Federal bureaucracies’ runaway self-expansion has reached such extremes that the United States…
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Judge Engoron's Retribution
Donald Trump has just a few weeks to find a way to pay, or guarantee that he will pay, the $355 million…
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Dems' Open Border Trickery – Gaming the Census
New York is Migrant Central – the No. 1 destination in the country for illegal border…
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What Biden Bull Market?
President Joe Biden is boasting about the recent stock market rally. He's right that stocks have been…
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Notable Quote   
 
"Progressives are using legal loopholes and the power of the federal government to maximize Democrat votes in the 2024 election at taxpayers' expense, RealClearInvestigations has found.The methods include voter registration and mobilization campaigns by ostensibly nonpartisan charities that target Democrats using demographic data as proxies, and the Biden administration's unprecedented demand that…[more]
 
 
— Ben Weingarten, Real Clear Investigations
 
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