PMMJ (cheetahmaster) wrote,

Ethanol, cyberpunk, and the surveillance state

"One of the hallmarks of an authoritarian government is its fixation on hiding everything it does behind a wall of secrecy while simultaneously monitoring, invading and collecting files on everything its citizenry does."

* Good reading: NPR series on the ethanol debate.
* The lame duck session that wasn't.
* Great. New legislation will make it even harder to close Guantanamo.
* Bruce Sterling connect Wikileaks to cyberpunk.
* Israel goes big on settlement expansion.
* The census numbers for Nevada tell an interesting story.
* Huh. Six hospitalized during filming of Uwe Boll's Dungeon Siege sequel.
* Cubone! presents seven dark origins of loveable children's characters.

Tags: 2010, defend your thesis, easy sell, movies, news

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