It's all about priorities on this weeks Nothing Serious Podcast as Daniel and Paul talk UAB football, Star Wars, lightsabers, and Stormtrooper racism. Scratching our heads at the UK banning the recording of a long list of sex acts, we get down to the awesome topic of future villains capable of ending the James Bond … Continue reading No Sex Please We’d Rather Play Football
Sara sent me a link about the banning of Guy Adams, a foreign correspondent for the Independent, who was suspended from Twitter without warning after posting a series of critical tweets about NBC’s coverage of the Olympics. Adams appears to have had his account suspended for posting the email address of Gary Zenkel, the President of NBC … Continue reading The Myth of Online Transparency
I received an email earlier today because someone felt that I had been more than a little unfair towards redhead people in my commentary on this post on Daily Shite. Subject: Gratuitous Abuse So Paul, why pick on redheads? That seems gratuitous. They get enough shit without clever folks like you stooping to that kind … Continue reading Why I’m Not PC In This Online World
Sourceforge is now blocking access to sites from Cuba, Iran, North Korea, Sudan, and Syria. Since 2003, the SourceForge.net Terms and Conditions of Use have prohibited certain persons from receiving services pursuant to U.S. laws, including, without limitations, the Denied Persons List and the Entity List, and other lists issued by the U.S. Department of … Continue reading SourceForge: Nobody Is Asking Why Now?