Smart. Sharp. Funny. Fearless.
Friday, May 25, 2018
ashley madison

An Elegy For John Gibson

This is an elegy for a man who was guilty of an all-too-common sin, one committed by presidents, potentates, plumbers, and policemen. This is also an elegy for the right to privacy.

September 14, 2015

Innocents Online With Ashley Madison

The Web can be a very dangerous place for trusting people, including untrustworthy ones. As the Ashley Madison case shows, too many Internet users think they can do the ski jump when they belong on the bunny slope.

September 1, 2015
Ashley Madison phone text privacy policy whispering

Fake Female Profiles Abounded on Ashley Madison Site, Data Research Shows

Niche dating sites need women in order to attract men. And how do you attract attractive women? With fakes.

August 26, 2015

Two People May Have Committed Suicide After Ashley Madison Hack-Police

In addition to the exposure of the Ashley Madison accounts of as many as 37 million users, the attack on the infidelity website has sparked extortion attempts and at least two unconfirmed suicides, Toronto Police Acting Staff Superintendent Bryce Evans told a news conference.

August 24, 2015

Josh Duggar Calls Himself ‘The Biggest Hypocrite,’ Admits Cheating On Wife

“I have been the biggest hypocrite ever. While espousing faith and family values, I have been unfaithful to my wife.”

August 20, 2015

Late Night Roundup: The Trump Mexican Baby Catapult

Larry Wilmore asked the “real” Donald Trump: “Wait, so you actually want to catapult Mexican children over the border?!?”

August 20, 2015

Owner Of Ashley Madison Website Confirms Some Authentic Data Leaked

Hackers dumped a massive cache of data about Ashley Madison users online late on Tuesday, posting it on a part of the Internet that is only accessible by using a specialized browser.

August 19, 2015