Did they maybe not do the same to the other side? Who cares so what?
I care. The Soviet^W Russian^W WikiLeaks dumps were giving only half the story. It's like a trial where only one side gets to present evidence. Sure, the opposition can cross-examine, but if the opposition can't call its own witnesses, the jury isn't going to get a complete picture.
we need a signature on every transaction now (because it's chip & signature, not chip & sometimes signature - but I expect that to be relaxed very soon)
Some retailers are relaxing this. I've charged over $100 at Costco using my Costco-branded card and not had to sign.
AC didn't consider that there are probably plenty of other apps that sell the user's location data to Facebook.
He sounds moderate but his actions are pretty radical(anti abortion bills with no abortion exception even to save the life of the mother)
This is mainstream GOP policy. A human life amendment was in the GOP platform in 2012; see here (PDF) starting on page 13. Although the platform does leave some wiggle room for abortions in fetuses that cannot feel pain:
We call for legislation to ban sex-selective abortions – gender discrimination in its most lethal form—and to protect from abortion unborn children who are capable of feeling pain;...
An algorithm must be seen to be believed. -- D.E. Knuth