That an act with millions of fans could escape the popular attention is more evidence of the digital fissuring of our culture. As we ensconce ourselves ever further in our respective demographics, personal and professional, we continue to drift apart from the people right next to us, until even an iceberg holding 4 million tweens can float by unnoticed.
U.S. Citizens are being trained in the fine art of terrorist-detection. Please refrain from doing anything suspicious.
Taking photos or videos can be deemed suspicious because "surveillance is a precursor to terrorist activity," said Colorado State Patrol Sgt. Steve Garcia
Because, as everyone knows, observation is a precursor to destruction. For the sake of National Security, please do not look at anything. And if you need to take a picture, for the love of God, make sure the lens cap is on.
What happens when the company RockDirect goes on the chopping block?
Awesome, awesome legal notices:
The failure of Rock is partly attributed to the cash flow difficulties faced as a result of stock misappropriation by a former employee. This led to suppliers reducing credit limits, further adversely impacting upon cash flows.
Snapshots of word.com, of years past. One of those early web sites that captured my imagination; and in a small way inspired plurib.us, if my memory serves me. "Plurib.us" could have been "Word.us", if it wasn't randomly selected to be someone else's.