Jack Powers

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I'm interested in why the media behave the way they do (not that I've figured that out).

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Location: United States
Occupation: Engineer, No Organization (disorganized)
Interests: Telecommunications, technology
Expertise: Telecommunications, computers
Affiliations: IEEE
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Address: US
Last Visit: Jan 28, 2015 - 12:58 AM PST
Last Edit: Jun 17, 2012 - 8:55 AM PDT

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Jack posted and reviewed this story - Jan 27, 2015
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3.9
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Jack posted and reviewed this story - Jan 27, 2015
Jack posted and reviewed this story - Jan 27, 2015
Jack's Rating
3.6

prominent Fox News hosts, Chris Wallace and Shepherd Smith, harshly criticized Boehner and Netanyahu on Friday for secretly arranging a Netanyahu speech to Congress that is ... More »

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Jack posted and reviewed this story - Jan 27, 2015
Jack posted and reviewed this story - Jan 27, 2015
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3.4

Cut off from the Internet, young Cubans have quietly linked thousands of computers into a hidden network that stretches miles across Havana, letting them chat with friends, ... More »

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Jack posted and reviewed this story - Jan 27, 2015
Jack posted and reviewed this story - Jan 26, 2015
Jack's Rating
3.3

The three men working with others to obtain secrets about US economic plans and proposed sanctions against Moscow at a time of rapidly deteriorating tensions between ... More »

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Jack posted and reviewed this story - Jan 26, 2015
Jack's Rating
3.9

Elizabeth Warren, sometimes disregarded by the White House as a largely irrelevant nuisance, could no longer be ignored. Bolstered by grass roots groups eager for any ... More »

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Jack posted and reviewed this story - Jan 26, 2015
Jack posted and reviewed this story - Jan 26, 2015
Jack's Rating
3.4

With growing inequality and the civil unrest from Ferguson and the Occupy protests fresh in people’s mind, the world’s super rich are already preparing for the ... More »

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Jack posted and reviewed this story - Jan 26, 2015
Jack posted and reviewed this story - Jan 26, 2015
Jack posted and reviewed this story - Jan 25, 2015
Jack's Rating
3.9

U.S. District Judge Callie Granade in Mobile on Friday rejected arguments that the Alabama Sanctity of Marriage Amendment and the Alabama Marriage Protection Act serve a ... More »

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Jack posted and reviewed this story - Jan 25, 2015
Jack posted and reviewed this story - Jan 24, 2015
Jack's Rating
3.2

The Republican Party’s clown car has become a clown van. With nearly two dozen possible presidential candidates, the GOP is having a ... More »

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Jack posted and reviewed this story - Jan 24, 2015
Jack posted and reviewed this story - Jan 24, 2015
Jack's Rating
3.5

Japan Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Sunday called for the immediate release of a Japanese journalist held by Islamic State after a video surfaced claiming that a fellow ... More »

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Jack posted and reviewed this story - Jan 24, 2015
Jack posted and reviewed this story - Jan 24, 2015
Jack's Rating
3.9

Dish Network has been found guilty of violating the Federal Do Not Call Registry more than fifty million times. More »

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Jack posted and reviewed this story - Jan 24, 2015
Jack posted and reviewed this story - Jan 24, 2015
Jack's Rating
3.3

n order to fight poverty, one of the easiest and most effective things we can do is to expand our Social Security system. Social Security lifted 22 million Americans out of ... More »

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Jack posted and reviewed this story - Jan 24, 2015
Jack posted and reviewed this story - Jan 24, 2015
Jack's Rating
3.9

On the heels of an increasingly widening measles outbreak at Disneyland in California, where at least 28 of the people infected were reportedly unvaccinated, Melinda Gates ... More »

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Jack posted and reviewed this story - Jan 24, 2015
Jack posted and reviewed this story - Jan 23, 2015
Jack's Rating
3.7

On Thursday, the Massachusetts Democrat announced a new bill, the Medical Innovation Act, which she says would address two major problems: dwindling government investment ... More »

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Jack posted and reviewed this story - Jan 23, 2015
Jack's Rating
3.5

Japanese Twitter users are defying their country’s hostage crisis by mocking ISIS with a nationwide Photoshop battle of satirical images. More »

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Jack posted and reviewed this story - Jan 23, 2015
Jack posted and reviewed this story - Jan 23, 2015
Jack's Rating
3.7

People, we are in an economic recovery whose fruits are not reaching the middle class. We have a crucial need to address U.S. infrastructure and competitiveness. We face ... More »

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Jack posted and reviewed this story - Jan 23, 2015
Jack posted and reviewed this story - Jan 22, 2015
Jack posted and reviewed this story - Jan 22, 2015
Jack's Rating
3.9

The younger daughter of former Vice President Dick Cheney spoke to a small group of students about the Republican Party and its need for a different approach on marriage ... More »

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Jack posted and reviewed this story - Jan 22, 2015
Jack posted and reviewed this story - Jan 22, 2015
Jack's Rating
3.9

A new poll from a left-leaning group finds broad support for breaking up the nation’s largest financial institutions, among other curbs on Wall Street. More »

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Jack posted and reviewed this story - Jan 22, 2015
Jack reviewed this story - Jan 22, 2015
Jack's Rating
3.6

Politics is a family business for potential Republican presidential candidate and former Arkansas governor Mike Huckabee. Over the last six years, the Fox News host’s ... More »

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Jack reviewed this story - Jan 21, 2015
Jack's Rating
3.6

The evidence gathered by the “early warning radar” of software painstakingly hidden to monitor North Korea’s activities proved critical in persuading President Obama ... More »

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Jack posted and reviewed this story - Jan 21, 2015
Jack's Rating
3.9

A measles outbreak linked to Disneyland has nearly doubled in size since last week with 45 reported cases in California and seven more illnesses confirmed in at least three ... More »

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Jack posted and reviewed this story - Jan 21, 2015
Jack reviewed this story - Jan 21, 2015
Jack's Rating
3.8

“The important thing is that we really had fun,” Mr. Barthès said. “It’s important for the French audience to know about this. They don’t really know Fox News, ... More »

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Jack reviewed this story - Jan 20, 2015
Jack's Rating
3.6

Big, big money is at stake. Bass says the inflated stock prices of fifteen large drug companies reflect a combined capitalization of $450 billion. He wants to poke a hole ... More »

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