23 august 2019

Why we need tactical nukes: 'I'm from the government, and I'm here to help you cope with robocalls'


ANALYSIS/OPINION: The following news flash cheered me for the better part of a second: “Large telecom companies and attorneys general from every state unveiled Thursday a new pact for combating robocalls, the latest step toward cutting off such calls before they reach a consumer’s phone,” The Wall Street Journal reported breathlessly in an “exclusive.” The second paragraph slowed my pounding heart a bit: “Some of these carriers are doing some of these things. We need all carriers to do all of [...]