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Another Wild OverReach by the Guru of Free

I really enjoy reading the Techdirt blog mostly because it’s fun to watch Mike Masnick tie himself in knots trying to prove things. He is forever posting very speculative things, drawing conclusions that just...

Drudgereport Slants the News

Over the last few years, much has been made about the move to “online media”, and that traditional media, from newspapers to radio to television were all doomed as the new wave on online...

the good enuf rvlutn

the good enuf rvlutn

I have discovered more and more I read the flailing Wired magazine the same way I read The Onion, mostly for a laugh at the outrageous and humorous things that appear there.  In the...

Report:  Castor Semenya is a Both

Report: Castor Semenya is a Both

Well, this is certainly one for the “should have been obvious” file. South African “female” running star Caster Semenya has apparently tested as a Hermaphrodite, which is to say that she really isn’t a...

Perez Hilton Gets More than Black Eye Over Michael Jackson Attack

Perez Hilton Gets More than Black Eye Over Michael Jackson Attack

it hasn’t been a very good week for Perez Hilton, the screen name for flamboyant “blogger” Mario Lavandeira. First off, he gets into a scuffle in Toronto with Members of the Black Eyed Peas,...

Perez Hilton Insults Dying Michael Jackson

Perez Hilton Insults Dying Michael Jackson

Quite simply, I am shocked and dismays. As many of us who grew up in the 70s and 80s, I didn’t really like Michael Jackson’s music (rock guy here) but still had respect for...

The Long Lie

The Long Lie

A few years ago, Chris Anderson, the editor in chief of Wired Magazine wrote a book called “The Long Tail”. In a nutshell, Anderson’s observations were based mostly around the book, video, and music...

Greed Killing Formula 1?

Greed Killing Formula 1?

I will be the first person to admit that this is a story that could have been written in any of about the last 10 years. Formula 1 has become the largest sink hole...

What Can Brown Do For You?  Go Slow?

What Can Brown Do For You? Go Slow?

Okay, now, it isn’t very often that I do this sort of thing, but damn, I gotta let this one out because it’s driving me batty. It’s a little story of rims for my...