Tag Archives: internet

A letter, #6

I don’t really want to acknowledge you by writing to you, but I am justifying it by saying it is because I had a really lovely interaction with someone yesterday and the circumstances of the interaction were too eerily similar … Continue reading

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#Occupy #Education: Social media + Political action = Hands on learning

[photo of OakFoSho in action from Fly Trap Studio. Go look, it is worth it.] People spend a lot of time questioning the value and influence and usefulness of social media these days. I know this because I am one … Continue reading

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Now serving a conlfict of interest: Would you like a glass of #wine with that?

  A boy meets a girl on the interwebs. This is not a dating site and so the conversation is not bent towards engendering any sort of intentional relationship, but the boy and the girl enjoy witty banter and savvy … Continue reading

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“Beijing Lays Down Olympic Laws”

Or so says The Standard, Tuesday, July 15, 2008. Inspired by StacyJill’s incredulousness (is that a word?) regarding internet censorship in China: “It was this whole report on how people in China have no idea that they are being censored … Continue reading

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