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, this one keeps getting hotter. brad smith we had at cyber summit yesterday was saying he had just gotten back from d.c. for the summit. this one is hitting lawmakers where it counts because this is about constituents, social. that's politics. >> you are having a collision of most powerful media and communications platforms in the world with an industry that everywhere else has been fully regulated for years and the analogy would be if we discovered that comcast tv networks had been used to sway the election without the company knowing just a tremendous scandal. >> i think facebook and google and other big plat forms have to get in front of this. the other day we were saying that within hours you had huge conspiracy theories being distributed because folks were really fast suddenly they get the same distribution as nbc u or "new york times." imagine nbc news is effectively hijacked by somebody who wants to say this is a muslim undertaking and nobody is noticing or controlling that the companies have to do something about that and they will. >> what getting in front of it means? aft
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