Just as in the movies where the girl foolishly thought to be unappealing is revealed to be a beauty, conservatives are about to fall in love with Section 230.
The argument that some companies are practicing predatory pricing, which will ultimately hurt consumers, doesn’t hold water.
Beyond significantly harming the company’s bottom line, such regulation would not even serve consumers.
Consumers benefit when companies have maximum flexibility to compete and innovate.
Despite legitimate frustrations and complaints about content moderation online, Justice Thomas’s heavy-handed regulatory prescription is not the answer.
Consumers won’t thank the antitrust enforcers for repeating the mistakes of the past.
The FTC and state attorneys general are incorrect. Competition and innovation are alive and well in the social-media marketplace for all.