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Science fiction without the future….

Science fiction without the future…. Science fiction author Judith Berman looks at a year’s worth of issues of Asimov’s and ponders the dearth of new, young sf readers. She raises the point that very few of the stories being published … Continue reading

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Stratfor tells it like it is

The Intensification of Global Instability. Iran is moving toward internal crisis. Venezuela’s political problems are worsening. The Israeli and Palestinian conflict is entering a new era, and civil war has broken out in Colombia. The United States’ inevitable obsession with … Continue reading

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Windows Media Player is potential

The new version of Windows Media Player maintains a logfile of all the media (digital video and DVD, digital audio and CD) that each user plays on it, much like a browser’s cache. Unlike a browser-cache, however, WMP talks to … Continue reading

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Yesterday and today’s Democracy Now

Yesterday and today’s Democracy Now airs a terrific speech from Cornell West about the struggle for equality and liberation post September 11. Democracy Now has MP3s and RealAudio archives available (look for the 19 Feb. and 20 Feb. 2002 shows)

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Limited Pie is a weblog

Limited Pie is a weblog on markets, the economy, and trading. Nice pic of Alan Greenspan in dress with pie. [via Scripting News]

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Dead-on Graham Parker rant

Dead-on Graham Parker rant about the state of indie labels and US radio promotion. “After driving around the states for a month, tuning into rock stations as I did so, I felt like I was listening to some kind of … Continue reading

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