Howard Rheingold talks about the coming world of collaboration, participatory media and collective action — and how Wikipedia is really an outgrowth of our natural human instinct to work as a group. As he points out, humans have been banding together to work collectively since our days of hunting mastodons. Continue reading Howard Rheingold: Way-new collaboration
We’re half way through Darwin Month, and only a tiny ways through the voyage. Need to hurry up! So, let’s skip ahead a bit and hit the Gauchos…. (This is a modified version of a post from my old blog). Continue reading Darwin and the Voyage: 08 ~ The Gauchos
According to Newsmax, The Telegraph is outlining a scenario by which Al Gore becomes the Democratic Nominee for President. Continue reading Al Gore for President?
This man supplied some of the weaponry used in two major college mass murders. He is eager to continue supplying these weapons in the hopes that someday a good guy will shoot a bad guy. Eric Thompson, owner of Topglock.com, is the goto guy if you need guns, especially the widely loved Glock handgun. The gentleman who killed a half-dozen people at NIU got some of his supplies at Topglock. The guy who killed all those kids at Virginia Tech last year also got some of his armaments at Topglock.com. Topglock: Your specialist in tragedy. We’re having a motto contest for Topglock.com. Here’s my entry:“Online Gun Suppliers don’t kill innocent college students ….. Crazy guys kill innocent college students. The Online Gun Suppliers just supply them with the tools they need”Do you have a better motto? Maybe a jingle or a limerick? Continue reading He feels unnerved. Others feel, well, like their guts were blown out of their bodies all over the lecture hall.