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The Longest Now

Drown, crash, blog : links and noise
Tuesday September 30th 2008, 10:55 pm
Filed under: Blogroll,fly-by-wire,popular demand,Uncategorized

the bailout bill1 Drowning Street : differentiating market performance from the health of the economy.

Bringing down the House : People cared deeply about the inner workings of the House of Reps surrounding Monday’s failed bill… their website bowed under the attention.

My friend Seth (of zombie infocalypse infamy). who has been working on content and community media for our educational laptops, has just started a part-time internship with Yochai Benkler‘s new research group, and migrated his blog to this server.  Welcome, Seth!  We’re lucky to still have him at OLPC.

Infoseek: Finally, people visiting this blog are searching for some fascinating things:

– “things you never knew existed”
– “the desire to understand”
– The c’t Wikipedia comparison post (still popular even in other languages)

and my favorite,

how does a hair dryer electrocute you

Wow, if someone doesn’t know how a hair dryer can electrocute them, perhaps the bailout plan is not the foremost thing on their mind…lol.

Comment by Chris Monty 09.30.08 @ 11:56 pm

Yes, I’m guessing the Paris Hilton post isn’t what they were looking for either… SJ

Comment by metasj 10.01.08 @ 12:42 am

Bad Behavior has blocked 219 access attempts in the last 7 days.