Monthly Archives: June 2010

quickie McDonald rant

I woke up today to CBS news on the radio. They thoughtfully reminded me that even though Chicago will more than likely lose their case, not all gun laws will instantly be struck down. That’s a good reminder, because otherwise … Continue reading

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the hazard of a hermetically sealed echo chamber

…is that it will make you look like an idiot. Getting all sides of the story, and my obsessive-compulsive reading disorder is the reason why I seek out the voices of others I commonly disagree with. Plus you get gems … Continue reading

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someone needs to bitchslap a DMCA takedown notice on the AP

I’m checking online to see if the Bob Etheridge scandal has finally got the coverage it deserves from the legacy media. What do I find but the Associated Press – world famous for suing bloggers over linking or printing short … Continue reading

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government regulation: the first hit is free

This year, people wanting to go saltwater fishing are required by law to “register” themselves in the new “National Saltwater Angler Registry”. As fed-gov online forms go, this one is pretty benign, only asking for a name, address, date of … Continue reading

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