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Archive for July 2008

10 Ways Newspapers Can Improve Comments

The other day Bob Garfield had a good kvetch about dumb comments on newspaper websites on his show, On The…

This is Not a Comment

(With apologies to RenĂ© Magritte.) One of my favorite radio shows is On The Media. I’ve been listening to it…

links for 2008-07-25: The not-dead-yet edition

Ask the Reform Rabbi – Will I be denied burial in a Jewish cemetery if I get a tattoo? Answer:…

Self-Portrait with Squid

About a month after I started the process, and a couple weeks since Jason at Cyclops did the shading (less…


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