Daily Digest for 2009-01-30

twitter (feed #3) 10:46am admin posted a tweet on My Twitter Feed.

RT @KathySierra: Most common response on cringing at your kid’s FB profile about how old the kids must be to stop cringing at YOURS| Touche
twitter (feed #3) 10:50am admin posted a tweet on My Twitter Feed.

RT @cfigallo: http://wereyouthere.com – share your meaningful experiences. I may help them out. | very cool – weaving shared narratives
twitter (feed #3) 10:54am admin posted a tweet on My Twitter Feed.

RT @TNLNYC: Bruce Sterling challenging optimism: http://ping.fm/a3L0m | Seems a little late on the Westphalian system, but we can do better.
lastfm (feed #8) 10:59am admin scrobbled a song on My Ears.

lastfm (feed #8) 11:10am admin scrobbled a song on My Ears.

lastfm (feed #8) 11:13am admin scrobbled a song on My Ears.

lastfm (feed #8) 11:17am admin scrobbled a song on My Ears.

twitter (feed #3) 11:21am admin posted a tweet on My Twitter Feed.

Left, Right and Center, when we forget the goal is to get through tough times together, put the whole game of democracy at serious risk
lastfm (feed #8) 11:23am admin scrobbled a song on My Ears.

lastfm (feed #8) 11:24am admin scrobbled a song on My Ears.

lastfm (feed #8) 11:27am admin scrobbled a song on My Ears.

lastfm (feed #8) 11:31am admin scrobbled a song on My Ears.

lastfm (feed #8) 11:35am admin scrobbled a song on My Ears.

lastfm (feed #8) 11:37am admin scrobbled a song on My Ears.

lastfm (feed #8) 11:41am admin scrobbled a song on My Ears.

twitter (feed #3) 11:42am admin posted a tweet on My Twitter Feed.

Video of a previously unexplored forest in Africa. Hard to believe there are still such places. http://bit.ly/hf3l
lastfm (feed #8) 11:43am admin scrobbled a song on My Ears.

twitter (feed #3) 11:45am admin posted a tweet on My Twitter Feed.

Novelin140: 40 police officers searched the swamps and fields near town for the executed man. His accomplices were described as having wings
lastfm (feed #8) 11:47am admin scrobbled a song on My Ears.

twitter (feed #3) 11:48am admin posted a tweet on My Twitter Feed.

The stimulus bill includes $50 million for the arts. I’m glad to see it. http://bit.ly/2xpdwm
lastfm (feed #8) 11:50am admin scrobbled a song on My Ears.

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

I’d be pleased to see Bobby Abreu in a Mariners uniform this year. http://bit.ly/jmu1
twitter (feed #3) 11:54am admin posted a tweet on My Twitter Feed.

An informative selection of Chinese bloggers’ reactions to recent government Net crackdowns. http://bit.ly/1SFq4J
twitter (feed #3) 11:57am admin posted a tweet on My Twitter Feed.

Good to see EveryBlock working with NYTimes. http://bit.ly/8Y1W Outside.in and other local news startups — all good for creating new roots
lastfm (feed #8) 11:59am admin scrobbled a song on My Ears.

twitter (feed #3) 11:59am admin posted a tweet on My Twitter Feed.

Could an online-only article win the prestigious Pulitzer prize? MY ANSWER: If not, consider the Pulitzers obsolete. http://bit.ly/GO1G
twitter (feed #3) 12:01pm admin posted a tweet on My Twitter Feed.

I agree with this conclusion: Newspapers run as non-profits? What a cop-out! http://bit.ly/4kt4 — Let’s ack that journos’ work is just work
twitter (feed #3) 12:04pm admin posted a tweet on My Twitter Feed.

Whatever you do, don’t give the locusts any Prozac…. Seriously, dude: http://bit.ly/HXuk
lastfm (feed #8) 12:05pm admin scrobbled a song on My Ears.

twitter (feed #3) 12:05pm admin posted a tweet on My Twitter Feed.

New brain cells are time-stamped and related to events happening concurrently, study finds. http://bit.ly/YziL
lastfm (feed #8) 12:10pm admin scrobbled a song on My Ears.

lastfm (feed #8) 12:15pm admin scrobbled a song on My Ears.

lastfm (feed #8) 12:20pm admin scrobbled a song on My Ears.

twitter (feed #3) 12:20pm admin posted a tweet on My Twitter Feed.

@DaCount I suppose that if one created powerful stimuli, such as a Nazi rally or lust. But we still have choice, doesn’t imply control.
lastfm (feed #8) 12:24pm admin scrobbled a song on My Ears.

lastfm (feed #8) 12:28pm admin scrobbled a song on My Ears.

lastfm (feed #8) 12:32pm admin scrobbled a song on My Ears.

twitter (feed #3) 12:32pm admin posted a tweet on My Twitter Feed.

@snefster There’s no 1 silver bullet. The Scott Trust’s goal is editorial independence, but the paper isn ethical questions
twitter (feed #3) 12:33pm admin posted a tweet on My Twitter Feed.

@snefster There’s no 1 silver bullet. The Scott Trust’s goal is editorial independence, but it isn’t inoculated from econ-ethical questions
lastfm (feed #8) 12:36pm admin scrobbled a song on My Ears.

lastfm (feed #8) 12:47pm admin scrobbled a song on My Ears.

twitter (feed #3) 12:47pm admin posted a tweet on My Twitter Feed.

Almost at 500 "followers." #500 gets a pack of sticky notes! Who will it be?? Seriously, thanks for all your attention, all of you.
lastfm (feed #8) 12:54pm admin scrobbled a song on My Ears.

twitter (feed #3) 12:54pm admin posted a tweet on My Twitter Feed.

@CKC411 only if you work it out so that you are #500. Rules is rules!
lastfm (feed #8) 12:58pm admin scrobbled a song on My Ears.

lastfm (feed #8) 1:03pm admin scrobbled a song on My Ears.

twitter (feed #3) 1:03pm admin posted a tweet on My Twitter Feed.

@dweinberger saw your books in 140 – i’ve been doing "Novelsin140" — not summaries, original. Reg’d the site — we could collect them there
twitter (feed #3) 1:05pm admin posted a tweet on My Twitter Feed.

World Health Org. finds no evidence of Chinese Bird Flu epidemic outbreak. Hope it stays isolated and unrelated cases. http://bit.ly/csHF
lastfm (feed #8) 1:07pm admin scrobbled a song on My Ears.

lastfm (feed #8) 1:11pm admin scrobbled a song on My Ears.

lastfm (feed #8) 1:14pm admin scrobbled a song on My Ears.

lastfm (feed #8) 1:17pm admin scrobbled a song on My Ears.

lastfm (feed #8) 1:22pm admin scrobbled a song on My Ears.

lastfm (feed #8) 1:31pm admin scrobbled a song on My Ears.

lastfm (feed #8) 1:36pm admin scrobbled a song on My Ears.

lastfm (feed #8) 1:39pm admin scrobbled a song on My Ears.

lastfm (feed #8) 1:43pm admin scrobbled a song on My Ears.

lastfm (feed #8) 1:46pm admin scrobbled a song on My Ears.

lastfm (feed #8) 1:55pm admin scrobbled a song on My Ears.

lastfm (feed #8) 2:06pm admin scrobbled a song on My Ears.

twitter (feed #3) 2:09pm admin posted a tweet on My Twitter Feed.

GDP in Q4 deconstructed: ugly reality hitting home in all sectors: http://bit.ly/rHqo
lastfm (feed #8) 2:11pm admin scrobbled a song on My Ears.

twitter (feed #3) 7:09pm admin posted a tweet on My Twitter Feed.

Great to spend a couple hours with Jim Crabbe, CEO of Konnects. We worked together back in 1996. Now he’s doing great social software.

Author: Mitch Ratcliffe

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