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Archive for June, 2006

Pet’s Rest Cemetery Loses The Lease To 1/3rd Of Its Property

Wednesday, June 14th, 2006

My personal experience with the place is that it’s very much a low-rent operation, so this news is sad and disturbing– but not surprising.

Lawrence Lessig Will Sue James Joyce’s Grandson

Wednesday, June 14th, 2006

Portrait Of The Grandson As A Litigious Creep.

Tony & Dan Go To Iraq

Tuesday, June 13th, 2006

From Today In Iraq: White House Press Secretary Tony Snow, left, and White House Counselor Dan Barlett, ride in a military helicopter wearing helmets and flak jackets for a trip from Baghdad International Airport to U.S. Embassy in the Greenzone Tuesday, June 13, 2006 in Baghdad, Iraq. Snow and Bartlett traveled with President Bush who [...]

The Scene That Celebrates Itself

Tuesday, June 13th, 2006

I was beginning to wonder if anyone else was as bored as I am by Markos Moulitsas’ overexposure last week. Like Michael Moore and Al Franken, I agree with the spirit of much of what he says. It’s the presentation that grates.

Lossless, Wireless, Multi-Room, Cross-Platform Music

Monday, June 12th, 2006

Some people will geek to amazing lengths to pipe digital music throughout the home.

Pentagon and NSA Tap Into Social Networking Websites

Friday, June 9th, 2006

Your network of online friends is fair game for government analysis.

The Hazy Past of San Francisco’s “Technology Czar”

Thursday, June 8th, 2006

Metroblogging delves into the work history of Chris Vein, the man now negotiating free wi-fi in San Francisco. The namecalling could use some work, but this is an interesting tibdbit nonetheless. Vein’s somewhat mealy-mouthed response to recent ACLU charges that he is a tad….unresponsive can be found here in the form of a linked youtube.com [...]

Lessig and McChesney: “No Tolls On The Internet”

Thursday, June 8th, 2006

A guest opinion piece in today’s Washington Post.

Specter Spanks Cheney

Wednesday, June 7th, 2006

Go Arlen!

Ayawnalypse Now (Well, Yesterday)

Wednesday, June 7th, 2006

Fluff journalism sends its regards. It will see you in hell.