The Best Writing on the Web, 4/11/2018


What we are reading and discussing today: Do Our Lawmakers Get Facebook?: Emily Stewart explains on Vox that senators don't seem to understand what it is that they would be regulating.

Where Facebook Saves Its Data: Todd Frankel tells the story of the rural North Carolina town where Facebook's data is held in The Washington Post.

Why Targeting Trump's Lawyer Is Bad News for Everyone: Alan Dershowitz explains in The Hill.

"Food Stamps Shouldn't Pay For Junk": Moby, the singer, explains why in The Wall Street Journal.