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"When you are passionate about something, you do better work, you do smarter work and you are an order of magnitude more productive." -- Andrew Bosworth.

Kudos, Mr. Bosworth on a great product and a great quote.
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YouTube keeps making it easier and easier for live music reviewers.
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Mr. Jarvis has been all over the News Corp scandal as it's blossomed. Here's his latest reaction to what seems to be an orchestrated pushback (Boing Boing ran an item earlier showing a Fox & Friends clip decrying a situation that they presented as though News Of The World had been the victim of hacking, not the perpetrator).
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Un-fucking-believable Wall Street Journal editorial blames competitors and pols for threatening press freedom (not Murdoch); calls paying sources (including, presumably, corrupt police) standard journalism; robs the Journal of its last shred of self-respect and makes clear it is a mouthpiece for Murdoch.

Journalists there, if they have any self-respect left, rise up in protest.
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Stay a while, and read the Boston Globes completely craven position on SOPA:

http://articles.boston.com/2011-12-26/editorials/30555176_1_internet-piracy-anti-piracy-online-piracy

I'm shocked that a paper I once considered amongst the most thoughtful could come out in favor of such a deeply flawed piece of legislation.
FOR TOO long, the solution to Internet piracy has been to “round up the usual suspects.’’ While the US economy loses billions because of copyright infringement every year, it seems the only...
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Amazon & California agree to sales tax truce. Hmm, now is Amazon going to email me that my affiliate account has suddenly been restored? Will all the affiliates they dumped and which looked for other options decide to go back?
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Who wants to say they stood on stage during Edward Sharpe's set and raided the band's beer stash? SoundSpike can get you on stage, the rest is up to you.
On August 5-7, the Escape To New York music festival invades The Hamptons, bringing acts such as Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros, Patti Smith, Of Montreal, Best Coast, White Rabbits, Psychedelic ...
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Jason Mraz joins the Farm Aid lineup this year and hits Europe and Australia in the process.
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New Year's in North Carolina is the finale at this point. If the tour stretches farther, we'll be on it.
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