Tom Kludt

Tom Kludt is a reporter for Talking Points Memo based in New York City, covering media and national affairs. Originally from South Dakota, Tom joined TPM as an intern in late-2011 and became a staff member during the 2012 election. He can be reached at tom@talkingpointsmemo.com.

Articles by Tom

In a promotional video earlier this month for a book that details alleged government intrusions with her computer, television and phone, former CBS News investigative reporter Sharyl Attkisson recalled a mysterious incident that occurred while she worked on a "Benghazi-related story."

As the data was wiped from her laptop at "hyper-speed," Attkisson said she managed to "get a tilted picture" of the hacking with her cell phone. Now it appears Attkisson is ready to share some of that footage.

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After a pitstop for an Italian dinner on Tuesday night, right-wing agitator Charles C. Johnson showed up at what he thought was the residence of his biggest online adversary -- a man who just so happens to share his name -- and snapped photos of himself standing outside the complex's gate holding conspiracy theory bumper stickers.

Johnson said he retrieved the address to the Pacific Palisades apartment online.

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