If you are old enough to remember Bob Dole, you’re old enough to remember the 1990s, when the latest thing to have for any website was an animated GIF:
Until their recent resurgence as a form of ironic retro behavior in an era of high bandwidth, animated GIF graphics were a laughingstock, derided for […]
In January of 2008, I wrote a quick note expressing disbelief that the website DailyKos would feature advertisements from Chevron. I wanted to know why Markos Moulitsas, head of the profitable corporation running Kos Media, would choose to give its advertising space to greenwashing ads that are incompatible with the political viewpoint of the website. […]
What synchronicity: just as the Green Man posted news of Australian protest against the logging of old-growth forest, I learned of another campaign of Australian activism against cutting… this time, the cutting of lines of information on the Internet.
This one’s a real barbecue stopper: did you know that the Australian government is planning to […]