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Pat Sajak: Global warming alarmists are 'unpatriotic racists'

The Wheel of Fortune host spins some Twitterites giddy with his considered opinion on climate change.

By May 21, 2014

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Judge again denies Samsung an Apple mistrial over 'racist' remarks

For a second time, Judge Lucy Koh rules that remarks about protecting patents from foreign companies weren't enough to sway jury. But she admonishes Apple's legal team.

By February 8, 2014

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Correction: TV station uses DMCA to erase racist gaffe

A previous version of this report misidentified the agency that confirmed the bogus pilot information. It was the National Transportation Safety Board.

By July 23, 2013

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French court to Twitter: Hand over names of racist tweeters

After Twitter in France was hit with a slew of anti-Semitic tweets in October, the court ruled the social networking service must identify those behind the posts. Twitter is evaluating the ruling.

By January 24, 2013

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Vexed in the city: Welcoming new techies with a middle finger salute

The new era of dot-com fortunes spurs plenty of angst aimed at San Francisco's most privileged, but it hasn't stopped tech workers from moving in.

By August 23, 2014

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Police warned about tweeting drunk or with doughnuts

British bobbies have been warned of the dangers of using social media, as figures are revealed for officers and staff committing offences online.

By August 19, 2014

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The 404 1,530: Where we're richer for the experience (podcast)

Convincing Google that you accidentally clicked on a racist search result, Comic-con 2014 events for TMNT and X-Men fans, a sequel to Fight Club, and an upcoming novel about people working on their novels.

By July 23, 2014

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The 404 1,530: Where we're richer for the experience

Convincing Google that you accidentally clicked on a racist search result, Comic-con 2014 events for TMNT and X-Men fans, a sequel to Fight Club, and an upcoming novel about people working on their novels.

July 23, 2014

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Racist anti-Obama Facebook post gets woman fired

A California woman seems genuinely surprised that calling the president by the n-word and wishing for his assassination might be, well, a big deal.

By November 10, 2012

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Twitter users unleash furor over Delta's World Cup tweet

Congratulating the US team on its winning goal over Ghana, the airline company mistakenly posts a giraffe gaffe.

By June 16, 2014