Slut” is how we vilify a woman for exercising her right to say “yes”....– angels-and-angles. (via oligarchies)
The moment you declare a set of ideas to be immune from criticism, satire,...– Salman Rushdie (via apoplecticskeptic)
Make good stuff, then make it easy for people to buy it. There’s your...– Jonathan Coulton is wise. http://www.jonathancoulton.com/2012/01/21/megaupload/ (via neil-gaiman)
"I hope SOPA passes" - an opinion
“Protest schemes that don’t cost the participants any inconvenience, hardship or money remain the most popular, despite their ineffectiveness.”
Why Megaupload Really Got Shut Down
Shortly after the Internet thought it had claimed victory over censorship bills like SOPA and PIPA on Thursday, one of the Internet’s largest file-sharing sites, Megaupload, had a rude awakening when its entire cyberlocker was shut down, its domain names seized, its founders arrested, and more than $50 million in assets repossessed. While prosecutors and the U.S. Federal Bureau of...
Arkansas Democrat Jake Burris' Cat Killed, Marked...
The campaign manager for an Arkansas Democratic candidate came home Sunday to find his murdered cat on his doorstep and the word “LIBERAL” scrawled out in black marker or paint. According to Democratic blog Blue Arkansas, Jake Burris and his four children had just pulled up to their Russellville home when one of his children noticed the dead feline lying on the front porch. Local...
Tennessee is trying to pass a bill that makes it... →