Tag: internet trolls

Cancel Bots and Trolls, Not People: A Cancel-Culture Update


When the US Supreme Court announces major earth-shaking decisions, as they did several times last month, not much attention is focused on the attorneys who argued and won their cases. But there may be one exception this year: Paul Clement and his law partner, Erin Murphy.

Paul Clement is arguably the most effective appellant lawyer in modern times. He served as Solicitor General – the government’s chief litigator before SCOTUS – during the Bush 43 Administration. As Clement was preparing to leave the Bush administration following the 2008 election, he was referred to as “The LeBron James of law firm recruiting,” referencing the best professional basketball player of that era.

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As our own Blue Yeti is fond of saying, the problem of moderating is that there is either too much for some people, or not nearly enough. He’s right – the most common complaints we get are either from people who think we’re clamping down too hard on things, or who think we’re letting way […]

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