Share Thread:  
Republican Rep. claims Obama backers using fake Twitter accounts in gun-control blitz
Quote:President Obama supporters appear to be using fake Twitter accounts to send pro gun-control messages to members of Congress, Texas Republican Rep. Steve Stockman and conservative bloggers who also reviewed the messages said Monday.
Bloggers first spotted the trend and said they suspected some social media funny business because the senders had sent no other tweets, had no followers and followed nobody.
In addition, blogger Stacy McCain said his review found the majority of the accounts supporting Obama’s gun-control campaign were created less than 48 hours before a member of Congress was contacted

Read more:
It's the "BILL OF RIGHTS" not the bill of "needs"
Astroturfing, possibly black propaganda (google these words if you aren't familiar with their meanings). What was once the toolkit of the clandestine community is now the playbook of politicians.

Am I the only one that finds this disturbing?
Subject matter expert on questions no one's asking.

Possibly Related Threads…
Thread Author Replies Views Last Post
  14 Hour Gun Control Filibuster halftrack 3 1,049 06-16-2016, 12:25 PM
Last Post: Mr_Gixxer
  Obama: 'Easier to Buy a Gun Than Buy a Book' das 5 1,184 10-14-2015, 06:42 AM
Last Post: Philadelphia Patriot
  Anti's set up fake gun shop Emoticon 1 973 03-19-2015, 09:17 PM
Last Post: streaker69
  U.S. District Court finds provision of 1968 Gun Control Act unconstitutional das 0 846 02-19-2015, 04:51 AM
Last Post: das
  Let’s not be so quick to believe gun-control rhetoric das 0 784 02-17-2015, 10:43 AM
Last Post: das

Users browsing this thread: 1 Guest(s)

Software by MyBB, © 2002-2015 MyBB Group.
Template by Modogodo Design.