Unelected representatives talking about social media bullying. Hilarious stuff, mindless, overpaid goons in suits asking questions about ‘raping on facebook’ and ‘pornographic tweets’. Follow #oirsocm for serious lols
As usual it is Senator Healy Eames leading the way in farce.
“Literally, right now, our children are living in a parallel universe”
“Fraping, where you’re raped on facebook”
“Everyone should have a passport to go online”
RTÉ have asked that members turn off laptops and phones as they are interfering with the microphones. It is a total farce.
The good folks at Cedar Lounge Revolution have a look at what the whole fuss is about.
Watch live (rewind to the start of the player for the lot…)
One Labour senator wants us to have an online visa and wants the police to track ‘pornographic tweets’. Mindpiss.
If you are interested in watching stuffy old man in grey suits, choke on each www, ie and tweet that stumbles out of their mouth, hen there’s more improvised comedy sessions ahead. The line up looks like this;
- Tomorrow at 10 am with representatives from Facebook and Twitter
- Wednesday, 13 March, 9:30 am with representatives from the National Anti-Bullying Coalition
- Wednesday, 20 March, 9:30 am with representatives from YouTube
Here’s some views from the twitter-machine that they’re trying to block.
And here’s our favourite senator: