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Dishing the Dirt

Techdirt.com publishes article based on my blog post re: failed attempt to censor journalists reporting on crime in Massachusetts

Yesterday, Techdirt.com founder/editor Mike Masnick – and, incidentally, the man who coined the term the… 462 more words

Law And Politics

Streisand Effect, Dharmanand Kosambi, Leftist intellectuals and Wendy Doniger

“What exactly are you so happy about?’ Harry asked her.
‘Oh Harry, don’t you see?’ Hermione breathed. ‘If she could have done one thing to make absolutely sure that every single person in this school will read your interview, it was banning it!” … 637 more words

Guns, Roses and Memes

As Fortune’s Daniel Bukszpan explains, a 2010 photograph of Guns N’ Roses front man Axl Rose in concert in Winnipeg, which is not the most flattering shot of the aging rocker, 183 more words

Social Media

Axl Rose Fails At Scrubbing Internet Of Unflattering Photos

We all have photos where we don’t look our best (for some of us, that would be most photos), but we can’t go around claiming we own the copyright to photos just because we don’t like the way we look. 320 more words

Bad PR 107: UC Davis and the Pepper-Spraying Video

Let me tell you all about a little something called the Streisand Effect.  It works like this – a long time ago, there was a photographer from some publication who was taking pictures of the California coastline in a piece that was meant to be about erosion.  769 more words


Barbra Streisand and Pirate Bay

Have you heard of the Streisand Effect?  According to Wikipedia (oh no, he’s referring to bloody Wikipedia again, hasn’t this guy ever heard of… 1,120 more words


Erdowie, Erdowo, Erdogan

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In Sachen Pressefreiheit und Menschenrechte tritt der türkische Präsident ziemlich verhaltenskreativ auf. Also diplomatisch ausgedrückt. Das ist bei uns anders. 10 more words