Thomas Fridman’s recent column on the lack of political imagination displayed by Bush after the 9⁄11 attacks pinpoints the reason why I dislike American politics as a whole. There are no major elected officials who display any vision on terrorism or on foreign affairs in general. Domestically the situation is not much better - in fact it’s worse because the deciding line for issues is money.
Here’s the morning links: A Bad, Sad Hollywood Ending! Business Week on the threat of Hollywood copy protection schemes to the foundations of open source. Judge Skeptical of a Microsoft Remedy NYT on the potential state settlement against Microsoft. The LawMeme Guide to Spider-Man and Star Wars Bootlegs LawMeme with a decent summary of the absurdities behind Hollywood desire to control the digital devices of the futur in order to control pirating.
There’s still a ton more to say but that’s what this whole system is supposed to be for.
So Todd wants to try his first test of the MT weblog system. I have high hopes for everything. So far the configuration has been a breeze. Now comes the part where I get to test out the entry system.
A paragraph where I skipped a line.
A single line.
Here should be an indented quotation.
One must have a mind of winter…
Aint it cool!!