Lifehack.org: It’s coming up on that time of year again. You know, the time where you seriously commit to the same resolution that you seriously committed to last year… before life got in the way and it evaporated into thin air. read more... »
Benazir Bhutto assassinated
UPDATE: Given the volume of commentary from bloggers throughout the world about the assassination of ex-prime minister of Pakistan, Benazir Bhutto, earlier today in Rawalpindi, Global Voices hsa set up a Special Coverage page aggregating some of the reactions from Pakistan and other parts of south Asia.
Denise Arcoverde [pt] was shocked to learn about Benazir Bhutto's death. “Bonazir was such a brilliant and courageous women who knew very well the risk she run, and who was anything but stupid. However, to leave your mark, there is a price to pay”. She has also compiled a short biography of Bhutto in Portuguese.
: Saudi blogger, Fouad Alfarhan, arrested in Jeddah December 10, 2007 for exercising his freedom of speech on his popular blog alfarhan.org, sent a letter few days before his arrest to his friends. According to his wife, Fouad's arrest was directly linked to his blogging activities.
MAKE: Blog has found a unique item of questionable need --- Should you find yourself in an unheated cabin in the woods this winter or your house has really bad central heating, it might be time to slap on these "USB Heating Gloves". read more... »
The musicradio77 board notes the 25th Anniversary of Pete Fornatale's Mixed Bag show.
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