Category: Miscellaneous

A Conversation with David Weinberger

David Weinberger, whom I know via Jerry Michalski, was recently interviewed by Bradley Horowitz of Yahoo! about David’s new book “Everything is Miscellaneous.” David’s blog about the book has some thoughts about the Yahoo! interview event which resonated with me:

Farber at NYCWireless – Ruben on Ecuador

Notes from David Farber’s speech at * * * * * Justin Ruben on anti-globalization efforts in Ecuador. RETURN TO SENDER: Free Trade and Government Repression in Ecuador (an eyewitness account) Wednesday, August 1 Quito, Ecuador Globalization`s defenders are

In Japan, Cute Conquers All

This looks mildly interesting… * * * * * MSNBC: Feds get tough with ex-ImClone exec Federal prosecutors are playing hardball in plea negotiations with former ImClone Systems Inc. Chief Executive Samuel Waksal, demanding that he serve between seven

suicide of Gene Kan

SJ Merc: Life of highs and lows ends in suicide for Net visionary So sad. Sure, it’s only one of many suicides a day, but I read many emails from Gene Kan on the Pho list and so I have

Lipovitan D

NY Times: Japanese Energy Drink Is in Need of a Boost In 1977, Taisho started one of Japan’s longest running advertising campaigns. In 15-second skit commercials that have become institutions on television, two male athletes tumble through hair-raising outdoor adventures