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MyPillow CEO Mike Lindell told Steve Bannon he is launching 'MyStore' - a 'patriotic' version of Amazon

MyPillow CEO Mike Lindell has a brand new idea -a patriotic e-commerce platform. MyPillow; Chris J Ratcliffe/Getty Images; Stephen Maturen/Getty Images; Samantha Lee/Insider MyPillow CEO Mike Lindell wants to launch an e-commerce platform, "MyStore," to rival Amazon. He announced the upcoming launch on Steve Bannon's "War Room: Pandemic" podcast. MyStore currently lists items like "freedom coffee," "uncommon USA flag pole," and pro-Trump books. See more stories on Insider's busine...
Tags: News, Politics, InsiderAsia, Mike Lindell, Steve Bannon, MyPillow


MyPillow CEO Mike Lindell's social-media site Frank is now set to launch on April 20

MyPillow CEO Mike Lindell Stephen Maturen/Getty Images Frank, the social-media site developed by MyPillow CEO Mike Lindell, is set to launch next week. The site, which has the tagline "the voice of free speech," is currently a static webpage. Lindell said that he'd use the site to share evidence of his thoroughly-debunked voter-fraud theory. See more stories on Insider's business page. MyPillow CEO Mike Lindell has said that his social-media site Frank is launching on April 20 afte...
Tags: Retail, News, Tech Insider, Politics, Mike Lindell, MyPillow, Frank, Social Media


Bad press around founder Mike Lindell may ultimately boost business for MyPillow, analysts say

Former President Donald Trump shakes hands with Mike Lindell (L), founder of My Pillow, during a Made in America event. SAUL LOEB/AFP via Getty Images Mike Lindell expects MyPillow to lose around $65 million this year after retailers severed ties. But marketing experts say the company might actually be able to capitalize off the bad press. See more stories on Insider's business page. In the space of just a few months, MyPillow CEO Mike Lindell has been blocked from Twitter, sued by vot...
Tags: Retail, Politics, Mike Lindell, MyPillow, Voter Fraud, Election Fraud, Donald Trump, Weekend BI UK, L


MyPillow CEO Mike Lindell says he hired private investigators to find out why Fox News isn't letting him speak on air

MyPillow CEO Mike Lindell. Stephen Maturen/Getty Images Mike Lindell said he's hired investigators to find out why Fox News isn't letting him speak on air. Lindell told Steve Bannon on Friday that several entities are conspiring against him. Fox News and the MyPillow CEO have both been sued by Dominion Voting Systems for defamation. See more stories on Insider's business page. MyPillow CEO Mike Lindell said Friday he's hired private investigators to find out why Fox News i...
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MyPillow's products have disappeared from Costco's site - but the company won't say whether it's cut ties with Mike Lindell's brand

MyPillow CEO Mike Lindell. Pavlo Gonchar/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images, Drew Angerer/Getty Images You can't buy MyPillow's products on Costco's website any more. An employee told Insider none seemed to be in stock at any of its stores near Brooklyn either. Costco declined to comment on whether the retailer had cut ties with Mike Lindell's brand. See more stories on Insider's business page. If you're looking to buy a MyPillow product from Costco, you might...
Tags: Amazon, US, Trends, Walmart, Brooklyn, Donald Trump, Costco, Trump, Lindell, Dominion, Mike Lindell, Grace Dean, Sam s Club Kohl, Mike Lindell Pavlo Gonchar, Getty Images Drew Angerer Getty, Grace Dean Insider


Sydney Powell's defense in the $1.3 billion Dominion lawsuit may be used against her in Michigan sanctions effort

Sidney Powell. Tom Williams/CQ-Roll Call, Inc via Getty Images Tom Williams/CQ-Roll Call, Inc via Getty Images Michigan's attorney general said Powell made "stunning admissions" in the Dominion lawsuit. The state said those admissions should be further reason to sanction Powell. Powell and others are facing defamation lawsuits for claims made about 2020 election fraud. See more stories on Insider's business page. Sidney Powell's defense in the $1.3 billion Dominion Voting Syste...
Tags: Politics, News, Trends, Joe Biden, Wisconsin, Michigan, Donald Trump, Rudy Giuliani, Defamation, Forbes, Trump, Sidney Powell, Powell, Dominion, Dana Nessel, Nessel


More than 100,000 people sign a petition urging Walmart, Amazon, and other retailers to pull MyPillow's products

MyPillow CEO Mike Lindell, Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos. Drew Angerer/Getty Images, Elif Ozturk/Anadolu Agency via Getty Images A petition urging Walmart and Amazon to stop selling MyPillow's products has reached 100,000 signatures. MyPillow CEO Mike Lindell, a Trump ally, continues to push voter-fraud conspiracy theories. At least 22 retailers have already cut ties with the company, including Sam's Club and Kohl's. See more stories on Insider's business page. A petition urging re...
Tags: Amazon, Washington Post, Trends, Walmart, Retail, Donald Trump, Trump, Lindell, Kohl, Newsweek, Sam s Club, US Capitol, Amazon Walmart, Walmart Amazon, Bed Bath & Beyond, Voter Fraud


MyPillow could lose $65 million from the retailers severing ties with the company - but CEO Mike Lindell thinks radio and podcast infomercials could plug the gap

MyPillow CEO Mike Lindell. Stephen Maturen/Getty Images Some retailers have pulled MyPillow's products after its CEO spread voter-fraud conspiracy theories. Lindell told Insider this could cause a revenue drop but that radio and podcast ads may offset it. MyPillow has traditionally relied on infomercials, and these could help fuel more DTC sales. See more stories on Insider's business page. MyPillow is known for its late-night infomercials and radio ads - and these may help maintai...
Tags: US, Trends, New York Times, The New York Times, Sam, Trump, Lindell, Kohl, Jacob Shamsian, Mike Lindell, MyPillow, Grace Dean, Mike Lindell Stephen Maturen Getty, Matt Voda, OptiMine


MyPillow CEO Mike Lindell is embroiled in political controversy, but he says the brand's famous late-night infomercials aren't going anywhere

Mike Lindell. Stephen Maturen/Getty Images Mike Lindell told Insider infomercials are working well for MyPillow and are not going anywhere. MyPillow has relied on the late-night ads, starring the CEO himself, to build up its brand. Analysts said that by relying on infomercials, the company may restrict its audience - and its sales. See more stories on Insider's business page. Before he hit the headlines over his friendship with former President Donald Trump and his support for voter-fr...
Tags: Facebook, US, Trends, Cnn, Netflix, New York Times, Fox News, Donald Trump, Sam, Trump, Tucker Carlson, Lindell, Kohl, Kate Taylor, Lindel, Voda


More than 70 top Black business leaders are reportedly urging US companies to fight against Republican voting laws

Kenneth Chenault speaks onstage in 2018 and Merck CEO, Kenneth Frazier, speaks at a briefing on the production of the Covid-19 vaccine in 2021 Earl Gibson III/WireImage/MANDEL NGAN/AFP via Getty Images 72 Black executives are urging US companies to speak out about new voting laws, the NYT reports. They claim the new bill, being advanced by Republicans, could restrict the rights of Black voters. Former American Express CEO, Kenneth Chenault and Merck CEO Kenneth Frazier are in charge of the...
Tags: Apple, Business, Politics, Cook, Voting, Law, US, America, Trends, Georgia, Merck, Joe Biden, Cnn, Companies, Delta Airlines, Tim Cook


MyPillow CEO promises Trump will return to Oval Office in August

Mike Lindell declares that as a result of voter fraud lawsuit he'll soon be filing, "Donald Trump will be back in office in August." pic.twitter.com/5Ewtd9SZ1O— Right Wing Watch (@RightWingWatch) March 29, 2021 Mike Lindell, the CEO of MyPillow and a loyal Trump supporter, went on Steve Bannon's podcast to declare in no uncertain terms that his god-emperor-in-exile will retake his rightful place in the oval office in August. — Read the rest
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After suing Fox News for $1.6 billion, Dominion says it could file lawsuits against other media outlets and even Trump

The Fox News hosts Jeanine Pirro, Maria Bartiromo, and Lou Dobbs. Michael Brochstein/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images, Roy Rochlin/Getty Images, Steven Ferdman/Getty Images Dominion could sue other media outlets following its lawsuit against Fox News, its attorney said. Dominion claims Fox News helped spread a conspiracy theory that its machines "flipped" votes. Tom Clare told Axios it was "a fair assumption" Dominion would sue others that spread the theory. See more stories on Ins...
Tags: Washington, Senate, White House, US, Trends, Joe Biden, Fox, Michelle Obama, Fox News, Donald Trump, Rudy Giuliani, Trump, Media Matters, Hugo Chavez, Clare, Jeanine Pirro


After suing Fox News for $1.6 billion, Dominion has its eye on other media outlets as well as Donald Trump, a lawyer for the voting-machine company said

Fox News hosts Jeanine Pirro, Maria Bartiromo, and Lou Dobbs. Michael Brochstein/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images, Roy Rochlin/Getty Images, Steven Ferdman/Getty Images Dominion could sue other media outlets following its lawsuit against Fox News, its attorney said. Dominion claims Fox News helped spread a conspiracy theory that its machines "flipped" votes. Tom Clare told Axios other outlets helped spread the theory. It was "a fair assumption" Dominion would sue them. See more sto...
Tags: Washington, Senate, White House, Trends, Joe Biden, Fox, Michelle Obama, Fox News, Donald Trump, Rudy Giuliani, Trump, Media Matters, Hugo Chavez, Clare, Jeanine Pirro, Dominion


MyPillow's Mike Lindell claims Trump will 'be back in office in August' in Steve Bannon podcast rant

My Pillow CEO Mike Lindell told Steve Bannon the "election of 2020 is going bye-bye." Stephen Maturen/Getty Images The MyPillow CEO launched into a long rant on voter fraud on Steve Bannon's War Room podcast. He claimed that Trump will be reinstated in August, saying the "election of 2020 is going bye-bye." Voting-machine maker Dominion is suing Lindell for $1.3 billion for his voter fraud allegations. See more stories on Insider's business page. Mike Lindell is back at it again: ...
Tags: Politics, News, Supreme Court, White House, Trends, Donald Trump, Steve, Trump, Lindell, Right Wing Watch, Dominion, Mike Lindell, Steve Bannon, Stephen Maturen Getty, InsiderAsia, Cheryl Teh


From Rudy Giuliani to Fox News, here's everyone Dominion and Smartmatic are suing over election conspiracy theories so far

MyPillow CEO Mike Lindell, Sidney Powell, and Rudy Giuliani are being sued by Dominion. Drew Angerer/Getty Images, Tom Williams/CQ-Roll Call, Inc via Getty Images, Joshua Roberts/Getty Images Conspiracy theorists claim Dominion and Smartmatic "flipped" votes from Donald Trump to Joe Biden. The election technology companies are now suing the people who spread those claims. Here's who's being sued so far. Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. Dominion and Smartmatic...
Tags: Politics, Elections, New York City, US, America, Trends, Joe Biden, Features, Fox, Gop, Fox News, Getty, Republic, Giuliani, Fox News Channel, Donald Trump


Back to the '90s with Microsoft and Intel

Hello, and welcome to this week's edition of the Insider Tech newsletter, where we break down the biggest news in tech, including:Intel's $20 billion comeback planMicrosoft's executive org chartMark Zuckerberg talks misinformationI'm your host Alexei Oreskovic. Hit me up with your thoughts, tips, rants and raves at [email protected] Did someone forward this newsletter to you? Sign up here. Soundtrack: This week's newsletter has been specially designed to be cons...
Tags: Google, Amazon, Mark Zuckerberg, Japan, London, Enterprise, Media, Microsoft, Washington Post, China, Satya Nadella, US, Newsletter, Trends, Bloomberg, Intel


Donald Trump and Mike Lindell Should Cage Fight Over Whose New Social Media Site Is Actually Real

We’re jumping the gun on Hellfeed’s normally bi-weekly schedule—because dear lord, the last five days were something else. This week’s social media hellscape kicked off with news Donald Trump is investigating opening his own, presumably even more racist social media platform (uh-huh) before drunkenly veering…Read more...
Tags: Mark Zuckerberg, Spacex, Elon Musk, Science, Technology, Monopoly, Tesla, Joe Biden, Jack Dorsey, Donald Trump, Hyperloop, Sundar Pichai, Black, Bernie Sanders, Ja Rule, Frank


The Motley Crew Starring In Dominion’s Billion-Dollar Lawsuit Against Fox News

Dominion Voting Systems, the voting tech firm that became a lightning rod for MAGAland’s debunked conspiracy theories about voter fraud in the 2020 elections, is coming down hard on its loudest pro-Trump antagonists in the form of major defamation lawsuits. Already, lawyers Rudy Giuliani and Sidney Powell , plus MyPillow CEO Mike Lindell (aka the MyPillow Guy), are each being sued for $1.3 billion dollars after they falsely claimed Dominion rigged its machines to erase votes for...
Tags: New York, News, Justice, White House, China, Georgia, Fox, United States, Venezuela, Fox News, Biden, Cuba, Giuliani, Donald Trump, Nicolás Maduro, Rudy Giuliani


Dominion projects $600 million loss over next 8 years due to 'severity, pervasiveness, and permanence of the viral disinformation campaign' about 2020 election

A worker passes a Dominion Voting ballot scanner while setting up a polling location at an elementary school in Gwinnett County, Ga., outside of Atlanta on Monday, Jan. 4, 2021, in advance of the Senate runoff election AP Photo/Ben Gray Dominion projects it will lose $600 million over the next 8 years due to election disinformation. The company laid out the extent of the economic damage in a $1.6 billion lawsuit against Fox News. Dominion has also sued attorneys Rudy Giuliani and Sidney P...
Tags: Politics, Senate, US, Trends, Atlanta, Georgia, Fox, Canada, Gop, United States, Fox News, Donald Trump, Rudy Giuliani, Fox Business, Trump, Sidney Powell


10 things in tech you need to know today

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg in Washington DC on Oct. 23, 2019. Andrew Harnik/AP Good morning and welcome to 10 Things in Tech. If this was forwarded to you, sign up here.Let's get started.1. The CEOs of Google, Facebook, and Twitter will testify before Congress today. The tech moguls will face questioning on how misinformation - specifically around the pandemic and the election - spreads on their platforms. Here's how to watch their testimonies.2. The Mormon Church's secreti...
Tags: Amazon, Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, Elon Musk, Congress, Newsletter, Trends, Tech, Tesla, Washington Dc, Mormon church, Mars, Bernie Sanders, Gamestop, Trump, Google Facebook


MyPillow CEO Mike Lindell asks if Fox News is 'in on' a conspiracy against him, despite being one of the biggest advertisers on the network

My Pillow CEO Mike Lindell. Stephen Maturen/Getty Images MyPillow CEO Mike Lindell went after Fox News in a bizarre radio interview. Lindell's company is one of the most frequent advertisers on the network. The pillow magnate wondered aloud whether the network was conspiring against him. See more stories on Insider's business page. MyPillow CEO Mike Lindell turned his ire toward Fox News in a bizarre radio interview on Monday.Lindell, who has grown increasingly outspoken in the aft...
Tags: Politics, Trends, Fox News, Donald Trump, Trump, Tucker Carlson, Lindell, Fox You, Mike Lindell, 2020 Election, Jake Lahut, Zachary Petrizzo, Dominion Voting Systems, Mike Lindell Stephen Maturen Getty, Eric Metaxas Radio Show Lindell


My Pillow CEO Mike Lindell asks if Fox News is 'in on' a conspiracy against him, despite being one of the biggest advertisers on the network

My Pillow CEO Mike Lindell. Stephen Maturen/Getty Images My Pillow CEO Mike Lindell went after Fox News in a bizarre radio interview. Lindell's company is one of the most frequent advertisers on the network. The Pillow magnate wondered aloud if they were conspiring against him on election fraud falsehoods. See more stories on Insider's business page. My Pillow CEO Mike Lindell turned his ire toward Fox News in a bizarre radio interview on Monday.Lindell, who has grown increasingly ...
Tags: Politics, Trends, Fox, Fox News, Donald Trump, Trump, Lindell, Fox You, Mike Lindell, 2020 Election, Jake Lahut, Zachary Petrizzo, Dominion Voting Systems, Mike Lindell Stephen Maturen Getty, Eric Metaxas Radio Show Lindell


MyPillow CEO Mike Lindell's social-media site is now called Frank, and it's launched as a static webpage - take a look

MyPillow CEO Mike Lindell at the White House in January. Photo by Drew Angerer/Getty Images Mike Lindell, the CEO of MyPillow, has launched his social-media site Frank as a static webpage. The site's description says it is "the voice of free speech." Lindell said Tuesday he'd spent millions on Frank, which he said would fully launch within 14 days. See more stories on Insider's business page. MyPillow CEO Mike Lindell, the Trump ally who pushed voter-fraud conspiracy theories, ...
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MyPillow CEO Mike Lindell's social-media site is now called Frank, and has launched as a static webpage - take a look

MyPillow CEO Mike Lindell waits outside the West Wing of the White House on January 15, 2021 in Washington, DC. Photo by Drew Angerer/Getty Images Mike Lindell, the CEO of MyPillow, has launched his social-media site Frank as a static webpage. The site's description says it is "the voice of free speech." Lindell said Tuesday he had spent millions on Frank, which he said would fully launch within 14 days. See more stories on Insider's business page. MyPillow CEO Mike Lindell, the Tr...
Tags: Youtube, America, Trends, Social Media, Joe Biden, Washington Dc, Retail, Donald Trump, Trump, Frank, Lindell, Twitter Facebook, Dailey, Dominion, Tech Insider, Mike Lindell


MyPillow has spent $3.6 million on Facebook ads in 2021 - and spending spikes whenever founder Mike Lindell gets bad press, data shows

MyPillow CEO Mike Lindell. Stephen Maturen/Getty Images MyPillow is massively ramping up its spending on Facebook ads, data company Pathmatics told Insider. Its Facebook ad spending spikes whenever there's bad press about Mike Lindell, data shows. Lindell has openly criticized Facebook and said he plans to launch his own social-media site. See more stories on Insider's business page. MyPillow's spending on Facebook ads spikes every time there's bad press around its controve...
Tags: Google, Facebook, Twitter, Youtube, White House, Trends, Joe Biden, Ford, Jack Dorsey, Donald Trump, Taylor, Google Trends, Trump, Afp, Lindell, Twitter Facebook


Senate Considering Hauling in Facebook, Twitter CEOs so They Can All Ramble for Hours About Whatever BS Gripe They Have This Time

If you thought last year’s clusterf*ck of a Senate hearing on social media was a good use of everyone’s time, congrats! The Senate is considering calling Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg, Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey, and the rest of the gang back together for another hearing, this time before the Judiciary Committee.Read more...
Tags: Apple, Google, Facebook, Uber, Mark Zuckerberg, Twitter, Hbo, Isis, Science, Senate, Social Media, Joe Biden, Paypal, Software, Glenn Greenwald, Computing


MyPillow Guy Suing Dominion For THE RICO

And he's bringing Dershowitz along for the ride.
Tags: Law, Government, Alan Dershowitz, Dershowitz, Election Law, Mike Lindell, Dominion Voting Systems


MyPillow CEO Mike Lindell says he hasn't been to his Minnesota home for 2 months over safety concerns, and instead moves between 'undisclosed locations'

" MyPillow CEO Mike Lindell. Stephen Maturen/Getty Images MyPillow CEO Mike Lindell has been living in "undisclosed locations" because of safety concerns, he said. Lindell said he hadn't been back to his home in Minnesota in two months. He told the Domenick Nati Show he has investigators looking into "cancel culture," Twitter, and Facebook. See more stories on Insider's business page. MyPillow CEO Mike Lindell, a staunch ally of former President Donald Trump, says he hasn't b...
Tags: Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, Twitter, Minnesota, Trends, Joe Biden, Retail, Jack Dorsey, Donald Trump, Trump, Lindell, Dominion, Voter Fraud, Mike Lindell, Smartmatic, Domenick Nati Show


MyPillow CEO Mike Lindell says he hasn't been to his Minnesota home for 2 months over safety concerns, instead moves between 'undisclosed locations'

MyPillow CEO Mike Lindell. Stephen Maturen/Getty Images Lindell has been living in "undisclosed locations" because of safety concerns, he said. The MyPillow CEO said he hadn't been back to his home in Minnesota in two months. He told "The Domenick Nati Show" he has teams investigating "cancel culture," Twitter, Facebook. See more stories on Insider's business page. MyPillow CEO Mike Lindell, a staunch ally of former President Donald Trump, says he hasn't been back to his home i...
Tags: Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, Twitter, Minnesota, Trends, Joe Biden, Retail, Jack Dorsey, Donald Trump, Trump, Lindell, Twitter Facebook, Dominion, Voter Fraud, Mike Lindell, Smartmatic


The political history of Mike Lindell, MyPillow CEO and Trump ally: timeline

MyPillow CEO Mike Lindell speaks as President Donald Trump listens during a briefing about the coronavirus in the Rose Garden of the White House in March 2020. Alex Brandon/AP Photo Mike Lindell, CEO of MyPillow, became a recognizable political figure during Trump's term. His latest plans involve launching a social media site named Vocl. Here's a brief timeline of Lindell's newsworthy political comments and events. See more stories on Insider's business page. Mike Lindell,...
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