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It’s rumored that Spears’s access to the internet is heavily curtailed and that she is only allowed a flip phone.
WHY BRITNEY SPEARS’S FANS ARE CONVINCED SHE’S BEING HELD CAPTIVECONSTANCE GRADYNOVEMBER 11, 2020VOX
Xi Jinping’s government is increasingly curtailing the influence of private corporations that dominate its burgeoning internet, e-commerce and digital finance industries, pivoting away from its previously hands off approach.
CHINA’S CLAMPDOWN ON INTERNET INDUSTRY HAS COST TECH GIANTS $200 BILLIONCLAIRE ZILLMAN, REPORTERNOVEMBER 11, 2020FORTUNE
“First Principles” closes with some regrets about “the end of American classicism” and a set of practical lessons that, although laudable, seem disconnected from the rest of the book, such as curtailing campaign spending.
NOBLE VIRTUES, BAD HISTORY: HOW GREECE AND ROME INFLUENCED AMERICA’S FOUNDERSCHARLES KINGNOVEMBER 6, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Others complained that they had curtailed traffic stops and other proactive enforcement because they worried about internal reprimands.
FAIRFAX COUNTY POLICE CHIEF TO STEP DOWN IN FEBRUARYJUSTIN JOUVENALNOVEMBER 5, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Entire segments of the economy have been battered as people curtailed travel and leisure spending, and many have restricted their day-to-day routines to protect themselves and others from possible infection.
DOW SLIDES MORE THAN 900 POINTS AS RISING CORONAVIRUS COUNTS THREATEN FRAGILE RECOVERYHAMZA SHABANOCTOBER 28, 2020WASHINGTON POST
While the government did not spell out how Google’s business should be curtailed, it did call for “structural relief,” which could mean anything from breaking up Google’s business to canceling some of its current deals.
GOOGLE SAYS IT ISN’T A DANGEROUS MONOPOLY. HERE ARE ITS 4 KEY ARGUMENTSDANIELLE ABRILOCTOBER 20, 2020FORTUNE
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