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What does "Democratizing the Web" mean to me?

The essay below was derived from handwritten notes later transcribed into blog format and shared via LiveJournal.  Without the blogosphere, I wouldn’t have been able to communicate with friends and family concerning my safety during one of the largest natural disasters in U.S. 2,258 more words


Zeitoun, Dave Eggers

Imagine, if you will, a time when the threat of terror attacks has led to a drastic curtailing of civil liberties, and discrimination and oppression of Muslims. 1,061 more words

Book Reviews

Before they were stars .....

Let us talk about just a few of the stars who were models before they became celebrity and then stars and superstars.

Shahrukh Khan, perhaps the biggest of them all …. 587 more words


Chasing Rainbows - Katrina & Rory's Maui Wedding

Despite Mother Nature trying to throw them for a loop, Katrina and Rory kept their spirits high and their attitudes laid back for their Maui Beach Wedding. 140 more words

Before the Flood

“I don’t think you understand the severity of this situation–I can’t get to you. The roads are flooded.”

The rain is just starting to let up. 804 more words

New Orleans