The Definition of a Blog

On June 27, 2014 By

The best description I’ve seen.

A blog is the unedited voice of a person#

The lack of editing is central, because it’s one person who’s responsible for every word. When you click the Publish button you should feel butterflies, at least sometimes, because there’s no one to pass the buck to. If someone else [...]

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I’m reading a book called “The Big Fat Surprise: Why Butter, Meat and Cheese Belong in a Healthy Diet” and one of the most revelatory excerpts from this book is the following:

In the end, it turned out that only thirty to thirty-three men were sampled on Crete and thirty-four [...]

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I ran across a story today regarding modern day slavery and even though I knew the problem still existed I didn’t know (Or didn’t want to know) that I most likely helped contribute to the enslavement of my fellow man. This story in The Guardian reports on slaves being used to prop up Thailand’s shrimp industry. [...]

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The European Union has declared a war on public information. Their top court ruled that people can request removal of links from Google that they deem no longer relevant or [...]

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I’ve written a couple of blog posts regarding video over the Internet and Net Neutrality. The posts I wrote were based on what I was reading in the technology press and some main stream news sources. I was always skeptical to the idea of reclassifying Internet Service Providers (ISP) as common carriers mostly because of the [...]

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A hologram of Michael Jackson was created to use at the Billboard Awards for the performance of the song, “Slave to the Rythm”.  I find it ironic the song they chose for this because in watching it somehow felt wrong. It was like the spirit of Michael Jackson was no longer free. He is [...]

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The State of Illinois plans to put a referendum on the ballot to see if the people in the state want to raise the minimum wage to $10.00. A referendum will show that the vast majority of the population will want it. Why?

There are almost 13 million people in Illinois. Almost 10 [...]

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Today is May 16?????

On May 16, 2014 By

Feels like 30 degrees and snow?

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