Too bad one of the few investigative journalism venues left has not dug into the skeevy story of Julian Assange's possible entrapment in Sweden. I say possible because I distinctly recall that at the outset it was entirely plausible that this was a setup. I wrote of it at the time but never saw any followup. Global Online Privacy
Imagine a setup that begins with
Consensual sex In which the original female instigator is
Connected to the skeevy underside Of the CIA Imagine the tentacles of our paranoid
Reaching out to turn That setup into a charge that might conceivably gain traction
Even in permissive Sweden
Imagine a story where you do not know the half of it
And the media passively fails to investigate
Divide the sum of ignorance by a simple thing called truth
The US is powerful and paranoid Julian Assange has done what Jesus more or less anticipated would Be the result of his good news of openness
And the like Seeing that all things are made manifest Knocking the legs…
Voter Rage Has Congress Worried About Job Security - Its Own - NYTimes.com: "WASHINGTON — One of the immutable laws of American politics has been that while voters typically loathe Congress, they tend to tolerate their own lawmaker. Now, with ratings for that institution in the root cellar and approval of individual lawmakers heading there, members of Congress and analysts are beginning to wonder if that law could be repealed next year."
Peanuts when you consider the likelihood that on demand will migrate away from THE tube to YouTube and other online origin spots. The building of the macro world will honor the mobility of things as well as people. And ease of operation (usability) over means of delivery.