Tag Archives: congress

SOPA, PIPA, and the Day Wikipedia Went Dark

Photo of a blocked Web Site.

Yesterday, January 18, was a day that history will view as the Fort Sumter moment of the  coming wars over intellectual property on the Internet. Or maybe not. As Buddhists like to say, we’ll see. What is certain is that … Read more »

How About No More Elections?

image of identical circus clowns with mouths open

The people we’ve elected to lead the nation have led us to the brink of disaster.  But why even call it the brink? This is already a disaster; it’s just that the consequences will take time to play out. So … Read more »