Posted by: Casey Rae
February 26, 2009 |
Sometimes, life just conspires to linkdumps.
Senator John Kerry is one funny guy, as this must-read Politicointerview proves.
This Google mapplet shows the thermal damage caused by a nuclear explosion. Search for a place, pick a suitable weapon and press “Nuke It!” Choose from classic A-bombs like “Fat Man” and “Little Boy” to a big-ass asteroid. Hey, I just dusted Burlington!
Once upon a time, our own Undead Molly pondered how zombies — a notoriously clumsy and uncoordinated lot — could get through human skulls to eat our tasty, tasty brainzzzzzz. The Don’t Eat My Brain blog asked an M.D. and found that our mind-grapes are “ridiculously easy to obtain,” even for the reanimated.
OK. That’s enough for now. As you were.
About the author
Casey Rae is the Chief Executive Officer of the Future of Music Coalition. He is also a musician, recording engineer, educator and author. Casey regularly speaks on issues such as emerging business models, creators' rights, technology policy and intellectual property at major conferences, universities and in the media. He has testified before Congress on artist rights and is committed to building bridges across sectors in order to identify possible solutions to common challenges. Casey has written dozens of articles on the impact of technology on the creative community in scholarly journals and other publications, and is a regular commentator on the impact of technology on creators in media outlets such as NPR, Washington Post, New York Times, Politico, Billboard, L.A. Times, Gizmodo, The Hill, Ars Technica, Sirius XM Radio and more. Casey is an adjunct professor at Georgetown University, and is the President of the Board of the National Alliance for Media Arts and Culture. He is the principal of Heru.us, a media, technology and policy consultancy. In his "spare time," he runs the DC-based label Lux Eterna Records and publishes The Contrarian Media.
As I'm busy working (and exploring the peculiarities of my own clinical psychology), all you get from me is a linkdump.
Facial expression-controlled iPod.
50 ways to make yourself miserable (I score pretty high on this...
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