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Mark Zuckerberg as POTUS? President of USA and Facebook?


There’s quite a shift at the moment with the heavy hitters in social media and peer communities making a play into politics. Zuckerberg has been touring mining towns “listening to the people”.

Joe Biden will be announcing a special group of people PAC – American Possibilities – tomorrow.

“Officially, the group will be “dedicated to electing people who believe that this country is about dreaming big, and supporting groups and causes that embody that spirit,” according to the PAC’s launch materials”

Of course the materials aren’t available publicly cos y’know this is still the 1900’s when a press embargo meant something.

I suggest the Democrats think long and hard before jumping in bed with a Zuck (all your shopping behaviours belong to us), Thiel (a libertarian so far Right he’s Left again) and Musk (whaaaaat?)

But then again, maybe they will be the Left’s answer to the Trump – extreme ennui demand extreme leaders.

I’d vote for Scoble (on left) He’d give me a VR headset & a pony for my vote 😛 

I’m not actually averse to Representational Democracy breaking down and dying along with #FakeNews Media. Bring on Direct Democracy.  I’m hiding in a cave in the Mountains so I’ll be fine. xxxx

If vaguely interested in how Facebook could manage Direct Democracy:

Maybe I would vote for Zuck. Hmm. He probably won’t be invited into PAC then!

Laurel Papworth

Named by Forbes™ Magazine in the Top 50 Social Media Influencers globally, named Head of Industry, Social Media (Marketing Magazine™) and in the Power150 Media bloggers (AdAge™). CERT IV Training and Assessment certified trainer (Diplomas and Certificates etc) Adult Education. Laurel has manager Facebook Pages for Junior Masterchef, Idol, Big Brother etc. and have consulted on private online communities for banks Westpac, not for profits UNHCR & governments in SE Asia. Lecturer, social media, University of Sydney for 10 years and Laurel has 11,000 online students. Laurel Papworth personally connects to 6 million followers online and has taught around 100,000 people in the last 10 years how to be social media managers.

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