Hello and welcome to my Nuzzel newsletter!
(Executive Director @NYCMediaLab. Formerly @TheEconomist. I live in Brooklyn. I tweet about tech, media, & occasionally space news. I play the banjo.)
– Jan 17, 8:49 AM
Michael Cohen paid a tech firm to run a Twitter account with the purpose of making him look like a 'sex symbol' during the 2016 election. Cohen, the president's former lawyer and fixer, paid the same tech firm to attempt to rig two online polls in…
The New York Times
– Jan 17, 12:00 AM
Through the fall, traveler after traveler arrived in the ultra-Orthodox Jewish communities of New York from areas of Israel and Europe where measles was spreading. They then spent time in homes, schools and shops in communities where too many…
William Cummings, USA TODAY
– Jan 17, 4:57 AM
John Gauger, the owner of Red Finch Solutions and chief information officer at Liberty University, said Cohen offered him $50,000 to rig two online polls, the Journal reported Thursday, citing a government document and a person familiar with the…
Wall Street Journal
– Jan 17, 3:00 AM
In early 2015, a man who runs a small technology company showed up at Trump Tower to collect $50,000 for having helped Michael Cohen, then Donald Trump's personal lawyer, try to rig online polls in his boss's favor before the presidential campaign.
On January 20, 2017, Donald Trump stood on the steps of the Capitol, raised his right hand, and solemnly swore to faithfully execute the office of president of the United States and, to the best of his ability, to preserve, protect, and defend the…