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catbyte

(34,367 posts)
Wed Feb 21, 2024, 04:26 PM Feb 21

Court upholds ruling that Mike Lindell must pay expert who debunked election lie $5M prize [View all]

David Edwards
February 21, 2024 2:16PM ET

A federal court has confirmed a $5 million arbitration judgment against MyPillow CEO Mike Lindell.

In a 12-page order released on Wednesday, U.S. District Court Judge John Tunheim upheld a ruling that found Lindell must pay $5 million to cybersecurity expert Robert Zeidman, who responded to a contest to prove the pillow executive had not obtained evidence from the 2020 election.

Lindell over to pay the prize to anybody who successfully proved it — and Zeidman did.

Lindell had suggested the evidence showed Democrats rigged the 2020 presidential election against Donald Trump.

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Foolish + arrogant + just plain dim pay up, idiot! Attilatheblond Feb 21 #1
BKO In 3, 2, 1... ProfessorGAC Feb 21 #3
He should have "listened" to the flashing warnings in the... Justice matters. Feb 21 #19
Haven't heard his ads on the radio lately. progressoid Feb 21 #2
I noticed his brand in Ollie's last week Marthe48 Feb 21 #6
I raised a finger in their direction the last time I saw them ArkansasDemocrat1 Feb 21 #11
Looks like the pillow guy EYESORE 9001 Feb 21 #4
Court upholds ruling that Mike Lindell must pay expert who debunked election lie $5M prize LetMyPeopleVote Feb 21 #5
Get out the old check book, Mike. republianmushroom Feb 21 #7
Wonder if the rubes will COL Mustard Feb 21 #29
Serves him right!! TSExile Feb 21 #8
A great day for Robert Zeidman.... SergeStorms Feb 21 #9
I doubt he'll ever receive the reward. Lindell is as bad as Trump in that regard * Oopsie Daisy Feb 21 #10
pay up, deadbeat!!!!!!! Takket Feb 21 #12
Moose. Rocco. Help Mr. Pillow find his checkbook, will ya? ArkansasDemocrat1 Feb 21 #13
Glad to hear it. Desperate Mike... Onthefly Feb 21 #14
That's hysterical! I love it!!! Oopsie Daisy Feb 21 #15
My Dad taught me to never write checks with my mouth that my ass couldn't cash. bluesbassman Feb 21 #16
Lindell got drunk on his own koolade and made an expensive offer he regrets. . . . nt Bernardo de La Paz Feb 21 #17
Backfired like the Texas Lt. Gov who paid for proof of fraud JoseBalow Feb 21 #18
oh man ... schadenfreude is so much better with irony sarchasm Feb 21 #24
I wondered where Mike has been Don't see him hiding in people's barhrooms any more. twodogsbarking Feb 21 #20
The courts are holding. Cannon's next. lindysalsagal Feb 21 #21
Zeidman may have to take his payment .... 70sEraVet Feb 21 #22
or Celerity Feb 22 #30
FAFO ... nt sarchasm Feb 21 #23
Pay it in real pillows or your alt-Amazon company stock, Mike!😂 Wonder Why Feb 21 #25
Pillow Talk dupagelib Feb 21 #26
Republicans have presidential immunity from paying their bills. ;) Chainfire Feb 21 #27
Joe the Plumber had his days of glory, and then he crashed & burned. Joe died of natural causes last year. NBachers Feb 21 #28
Haaaaaaahahahahahahahahaaaaa the_sly_pig Feb 22 #31
He'll be a trivia question in 10 years and no one will get the answer right ArkansasDemocrat1 Feb 22 #32
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