a thoughtful web.
Good ideas and conversation. No ads, no tracking.   Login or Take a Tour!
comment
mk  ·  2358 days ago  ·  link  ·    ·  parent  ·  post: If you joke about sending ISIS beer money on Venmo, you may lose that money.

The fact that ISIS aren't beer drinkers makes it a bit funny. Well, they aren't supposed to beer drinkers, anyway. It's a shame that someone down the line couldn't just apply some common sense to the incident.

We do have a system that is overly-sensitive. I own stock in what was ISIS Pharmaceuticals. The poor bastards had to change their name to Ionis last year. Someone in their HR department could have genuinely tagged a transaction as 'beer money for ISIS'.

EDIT: Hello, intelligence employee! You should join Hubski. You are sitting at a computer all day, anyway.