Serves me right for going to a happy hour at The Grove.
IMPORTANT QUESTION — is Frankenstein’s monster, technically, a zombie? Discuss.
Just got home from SF. Was inside my apartment for five whole minutes before fleeing to an air-conditioned restaurant. #iguessitssummernow
If there’s finally no newspaper you can hold in your hands, and only a small percentage of the old revenue, there will also be no more newsprint, presses, trucks, gasoline to put in them and a physical plant, which account for all but a small percentage of the old cost.
The question is, what will be in tomorrow’s newspapers, paper or pixelated?
With all that newspapers have lost, they have something no other outlet has: the staff, institutional knowledge and experience to put things in perspective.” —
Really great piece from an LA Times reporter on his recent layoff, and what’s going wrong with traditional journalism right now. Definitely worth reading.
RT @loneswords: @lizlet As Neil deGrasse Tyson notes, “intelligent” design is defeated pretty quickly when you realize that most of the …
Coming up to the Bay Area this weekend, and plan to spend at least Friday wandering around SF. Anything/anyone I should do/see/buy/eat?
RT @kpereira: I need to get back to New Orleans. PLEASE read this, and GET ANGRY: http://t.co/Bf9LXO5
This week’s TV poll: Which under-the-radar show is one you wish other people were watching? (My answer: “Leverage.”)