Like a lot of people, I’ve been following the NSA Spying Scandal closely. In fact, I’ve been following it for several years, since before I first ran into Barrett Brown. Seriously. The leaks about go back a long way, and most writers appear to have missed the implications.
On Tuesday August 20, 2013, PJ announced that Groklaw would shut down. To quote her final post: The owner of Lavabit tells us that he’s stopped using email and if we knew what he knew, we’d stop too. There is no way to do Groklaw without email. Therein lies the conundrum. What to do? The […]
Yep. Seriously. You can read it here. Also PJ at Groklaw has written an excellent article called What’s Fair Use, Anyway? AP Has a Thought, and So Do I that I highly recommend. It doesn’t look this this one is going to go away anytime soon.
Some people make my teeth grate. Maureen O’Gara is one of them. Her new article in Client Server News has stepped so far over the line that I don’t know if she’ll ever make it back. The article, “Who is Pamela Jones,” is a blatant attack on PJ, the proprietor of Groklaw, the legal blog. […]