Daily Digest for 2009-01-27

twitter (feed #3) 11:52am admin posted a tweet on My Twitter Feed.

@DerekYoung not criticizing as much as having a little fun. I hate writing my own headlines.
twitter (feed #3) 11:54am admin posted a tweet on My Twitter Feed.

Where are all the journalists going? Only 6% back at papers. http://bit.ly/ff4D Time for something like this http://bit.ly/JDTD
twitter (feed #3) 12:00pm admin posted a tweet on My Twitter Feed.

GM Susan Polgar reports women are not worse at chess, they just don’t like it, Oxford study finds: http://bit.ly/Aov2
twitter (feed #3) 12:02pm admin posted a tweet on My Twitter Feed.

Gitmo recidivism rates far below U.S. prisons’ rate of repeat offenses, Sec. Gates says: http://bit.ly/lZ95
twitter (feed #3) 12:04pm admin posted a tweet on My Twitter Feed.

@windley it probably means we’ve imprisoned a lot of innocent people…. send real guilty terrorists to prison and we’re going to be "safe"
twitter (feed #3) 12:05pm admin posted a tweet on My Twitter Feed.

Will President Obama re-separate church and state? I hope so, better for the country and religion. http://bit.ly/Fj6Q
twitter (feed #3) 12:11pm admin posted a tweet on My Twitter Feed.

@SharonG yes, and it appears that statistically speaking women do a little better than men when they like to play: http://bit.ly/28RWGt
twitter (feed #3) 12:13pm admin posted a tweet on My Twitter Feed.

I offered to contribute $1,000 to http://letsbuyanewspaper.com/ — but we should be looking at beats, not general interest, as opportunities
twitter (feed #3) 12:17pm admin posted a tweet on My Twitter Feed.

GPO places daily compilation of presidential docs online. here is Jan. 09 to date: http://www.gpoaccess.gov/presdocs/0109.html
twitter (feed #3) 12:19pm admin posted a tweet on My Twitter Feed.

I linked to this last week, comments open: Federal Depository Library Program Strategic Plan, 2009-2014. Get involved! http://bit.ly/81nm
twitter (feed #3) 12:22pm admin posted a tweet on My Twitter Feed.

I don’t want http://140it.com/ If we are going to write, write for real. Long abbreviated sentences are still run-on sentences.
twitter (feed #3) 12:25pm admin posted a tweet on My Twitter Feed.

@SharonG I’d agree with that, and emphasize that reflection is of considerable use to any chess player.
twitter (feed #3) 12:27pm admin posted a tweet on My Twitter Feed.

Why reading the Federal Register can be fun: Per diem rate for a federal emp. visiting Barrow, AK: $254. $254! http://bit.ly/W5aF
twitter (feed #3) 12:30pm admin posted a tweet on My Twitter Feed.

Interested in market self-regulation guidelines? SEC taking online comments: http://www.sec.gov/rules/sro.shtml
twitter (feed #3) 12:41pm admin posted a tweet on My Twitter Feed.

@andrew_dunn Differentiate with deep coverage to augment the 1,000 miles wide, 1" deep news. Start with readers, not pubs. then aggregate
twitter (feed #3) 12:58pm admin posted a tweet on My Twitter Feed.

Crazy neocon idea: closing Guantanamo means terrorists could escape or be released, then raise an attack on the U.S. http://bit.ly/4bDF8N
twitter (feed #3) 1:01pm admin posted a tweet on My Twitter Feed.

Online ad rates down 20%, but inventories swelling. Trouble for Google, no matter how you cut it. http://bit.ly/jSze
twitter (feed #3) 1:03pm admin posted a tweet on My Twitter Feed.

"Personalized newspapers" filled with the same old stuff the new opiate of the publishers. Start change with reporting. http://bit.ly/g4oW
twitter (feed #3) 1:16pm admin posted a tweet on My Twitter Feed.

Well, that’s a relief: Nazi ‘Angel of Death’ not responsible for town of twins http://bit.ly/35yWjN
twitter (feed #3) 1:23pm admin posted a tweet on My Twitter Feed.

McDponald’s same-store sales up in Q4. Alas, junk food wins, again, in recession. http://bit.ly/17TR0
twitter (feed #3) 1:26pm admin posted a tweet on My Twitter Feed.

Even with sulfur dioxide emissions from continuously erupting volcanoes, human sources far exceed natural sources http://bit.ly/RPYl
twitter (feed #3) 3:00pm admin posted a tweet on My Twitter Feed.

U.S. contributes $125M to UN High Commissioner for Refugees. 52% aimed at Africa, 13% for Asia/Pac. http://bit.ly/aAoM
twitter (feed #3) 3:20pm admin posted a tweet on My Twitter Feed.

twitter (feed #3) 3:22pm admin posted a tweet on My Twitter Feed.

Fewer people die in hospitals with digital records, patient charts and drug orders. http://bit.ly/17lwo
twitter (feed #3) 5:06pm admin posted a tweet on My Twitter Feed.

@Buzzmodo there is a BART app for the iPhone, but the trains are very tiny and once aboard, you tend to just sit there on your phone.
twitter (feed #3) 6:55pm admin posted a tweet on My Twitter Feed.

RT @stevenbjohnson: Priestley-style, I give a way all my book-writing secrets at Boingboing: http://bit.ly/xUUN | ++ value of DevonThink
blog (feed #5) 7:38pm admin published a blog post.

twitter (feed #3) 8:25pm admin posted a tweet on My Twitter Feed.

Want to share Mariners tickets? Section 120, Row 32 — ping me about weekend games.

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