Off Message: Who would vote for the party pooper who banned TikTok?

Donald Trump’s plans to crash TikTok’s party may be a distraction from his failure to deal with the pandemic, but we won’t let him spoil our fun

27th September, 2020
Off Message: Who would vote for the party pooper who banned TikTok?
Donald Trump’s threat to ban TikTok in the US reads like an opportunistic move by the US president to distract voters from thinking about Covid-19

On the list of things Donald Trump needs to achieve in 2020, I wouldn’t have thought that looming near the top would be banning TikTok in the United States unless the Chinese-owned company accedes to his various demands regarding ownership. But so it proves. Who cares about dealing with Covid-19, eh?

Depending on unfolding court proceedings this week, TikTok could be banned, at least temporarily, from being available to download in the app store...

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