In an interview with the Wall Street Journal on October 6, Cain raised eyebrows when he said: “I don’t have facts to back this up, but I happen to believe that these demonstrations are planned and orchestrated to distract from the failed policies of the Obama administration.” From there, the hashtag #idonthavefactstobackthisup was born.
This is the part of the protest that the protest organizers didn’t figure out: how to get it in the press.
It’s not effective to let this prove it’s own point to walk away from this saying “The Media Has Been a Tool of The Corporatocracy!” It’s like preaching to the choir. The media silence on the action should have been taken in to consideration as an obstacle and had a plan to over come it. That is a Big Fail.
“While most people, I imagine, would hit the delete button when receiving something as exciting as new terms and conditions, being the nerd sort, I decided to have a personal drooling session and read it instead. I’m glad I did. OnStar’s latest T&C has some very unsettling updates to it, which include the ability to sell your personal GPS location information, speed, safety belt usage, and other information to third parties, including law enforcement.”