Paul's Tumblelog

Sep 10

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Sep 07

Wow: Nastygram from the Brown campaign -

lessig:

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I received this nastygram (PDF) by email today from Scott Brown’s campaign manager — cc-ing my boss, the provost and president.

I take it Mr. Reed’s outrage is triggered by the Senate’s regulations of what constitutes being a “lobbyist” for purposes of the Senate rules. I hadn’t received…

Check out this letter, and all of the resulting spin and counter-spin. If this gets significant news coverage, it won’t do the Brown campaign any favors.

Sep 06

Last of 4 or 5 encore tunes from Preservation Hall Jazz Band at #SilverSpringJazzFest  (at Silver Spring Jazz Festival)

Last of 4 or 5 encore tunes from Preservation Hall Jazz Band at #SilverSpringJazzFest (at Silver Spring Jazz Festival)

Preservation Hall Jazz Band at #SilverSpringJazzFest after a major rain delay - yay! #PHJB (at Monthomery County Veterans’ Plaza)

Preservation Hall Jazz Band at #SilverSpringJazzFest after a major rain delay - yay! #PHJB (at Monthomery County Veterans’ Plaza)

Aug 25

Big Star’s Third Live - http://bigstarthird.com (at 9:30 Club)

Big Star’s Third Live - http://bigstarthird.com (at 9:30 Club)

Aug 23

Big Star’s Third @930club!! #BigStar http://www.930.com/event/628929-big-stars-third-orchestrated-washington/ (at 9:30 Club)

Big Star’s Third @930club!! #BigStar http://www.930.com/event/628929-big-stars-third-orchestrated-washington/ (at 9:30 Club)

Aug 08

The Beastie Boys’ Mike D on How the Biggie–Tupac Feud Changed Hip-Hop on Vanity Fair Video

The Beastie Boys’ Mike D on How the Biggie–Tupac Feud Changed Hip-Hop on Vanity Fair Video

(Source: player.cnevids.com)

Jun 25

OpenNews: Building New Communities with the New York Times and the Washington Post -

This could be very cool, but it sounds like it will take a while. I wonder if there’s a way to participate/help test/stay informed of their progress?

sinker:

imageCommunity is at the core of what we do at Knight-Mozilla OpenNews—helping to build and strengthen the community of people writing code in journalism. And community is a big part of what has made Mozilla successful—the global community of contributors that has helped to build the Firefox…

Jun 05

Don’t ask for your privacy. Take it back. Today we #ResetTheNet to stop mass spying. Encrypt everything! Learn how: http://thndr.it/PVxjUl

Don’t ask for your privacy. Take it back. Today we #ResetTheNet to stop mass spying. Encrypt everything! Learn how: http://thndr.it/PVxjUl

Feb 27

Pick me! @SocialRadarApp launch party #srlaunch (at 1776 SocialRadar Launch Party)

Pick me! @SocialRadarApp launch party #srlaunch (at 1776 SocialRadar Launch Party)