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Archive for September, 2008

Tribe: A Social NotWorking site

Monday, September 8th, 2008

Tribe.net has been down since Friday afternoon. The original ETA for the site to be back up was yesteday afternoon, but now that’s been revised to later today because their tech folks “are waiting on a part”. They ever heard of a contingency/mirrored colo server…? Guess not. I’m glad Tribe has a sense of humor [...]

The Back Says “I’m Gullible. And I Vote.”

Wednesday, September 3rd, 2008

It May Be Cynical, But At Least It’s Gimmicky

Wednesday, September 3rd, 2008

“I think they went for this– excuse me– political bullshit about narratives….” More (attempted) spin by Noonan. HuffPo piles on! “Awful” (scroll down and read the comments as folks bemoan demagogue Noonan’s betrayal. My favorite one is “the vast majority of people do not watch MSNBC.” Uh, hey genius– yeah, MSNBC is far behind FOX [...]

Liveblogging the Palin Speech at the RNC

Wednesday, September 3rd, 2008

7:32pm PT: She accepts! OK. Now that that’s out of the way…. 7:35: Will someone please tell her how to pronounce “Iraq”? “Nuclear,” too, while I’m thinking of it. 7:36: Pimp son for beginning his tour in I-Rack. Check. 7:37: Okay, spotlighting your Down Syndrome infant is pretty gauche. Let’s move on. 7:39: Congratulations on [...]

Campbell Brown Bulldogs Tucker Bounds on CNN

Tuesday, September 2nd, 2008

The well of talking points seems to be running towards the dry side.