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As conservatives look to struggle again towards what they see as an ideologically pushed censorship push by Massive Tech, one firm is trying to make the constructing blocks of the Web cancel-proof – giving conservatives extra strong footing on-line.

RightForge is an web infrastructure firm offering server house and internet hosting, with what it describes as an ideological dedication to free speech, and it’s providing a platform that caters to conservative retailers, campaigns and others who worry they might be canceled by Massive Tech.

TRUMP BIG TECH SUIT LAWYER PREDICTS CASE HEADED TO SUPREME

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Big Night, a dinner party essentials store, from former Infatuation Editorial Director Katherine Lewin, opened on Saturday, August 28th. The well curated shop, located at 154 Franklin Street, was built with Lewin’s close friend Erica Padgett of Decorum Design & Build. Inside are shelves dedicated to women olive oil makers, a bar cart full of chic glassware, and more. There’s also a backyard which will soon host events. 

Stocking local products was important to Lewin, who has lived in Greenpoint for six years and lives around the corner from the shop. ”I’ve been struggling to come up with words for

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Enlarge / LaPlace, Louisiana: Jacqueline Smith waits with her mother Lucille Matthew for transportation after they were rescued from their flooded neighborhood in the aftermath of Hurricane Ida on August 30, 2021.

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AT&T today said that only 60 percent of its network in Louisiana is working as Hurricane Ida pummels the state. T-Mobile is reporting similarly extensive outages, while Verizon says it has minimized outages with backup generators. AT&T and T-Mobile both said they have deployed additional generators but the carriers apparently didn’t deploy enough to handle the widespread power outages.

“Our Louisiana wireless network

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NEW YORK –  The BIG EAST Conference announced the dates and sites of the Olympic sports championships for the 2021-22 academic year. Highlighting the list of 20 Olympic sport championship sites are new venues for their respective sports: the Gately Indoor Track Facility in Chicago, for indoor track & field, Peter Barton Lacrosse Stadium in Denver, Colo., for women’s lacrosse and Cooper Field in Washington, D.C. for men’s lacrosse.  All 22 BIG EAST Championships, including the men’s and women’s basketball tournaments, are Presented by JEEP.
 
The BIG

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Post 1216 has high hopes for state tournament

 

The Austin Post 1216 VFW baseball team knew it would be hosting a state tournament at the beginning of this summer, but it may not have guessed that it would be coming in with loads of confidence, depth, and a 22-game winning streak.

After a 5-3 overall start and a different batting order in each of its first 16 games, Austin (27-3 overall) is ready to end the summer with some fireworks as it plays host to the State VFW Baseball Tournament Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday.

Austin head coach David Lillemon

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In the first few months of 2019, representatives from Riot Games and Louis Vuitton were introduced to one another, and they started to talk about esports. A sense of curiosity flourished, and over time, conversations snowballed into a landmark collaboration. As well as physical and digital Louis Vuitton clothing capsules, the atelier created a branded travel case for the “League of Legends” Summoner’s Cup, the $2.2 million prize for the most-watched esports tournament on the planet, Worlds. The branded trophy was put on display at the Eiffel Tower in Paris.

From the outside, the two may have seemed strange

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