Archive for July 22nd, 2011

July 22nd, 2011 - 1:22 pm § in Misc.


I have been very worried about aggressive behavior by China in the South China Sea.  Even though the PRC has a border only on the northern end of the sea, the Chinese navy had moved in and taken claims to islands and waters that rationally belong to Philippines or Vietnam.  The signs of a “n[...]

July 22nd, 2011 - 10:09 am § in Misc.

The Web: Civil or Not?

from the Hoya Discussing online civility and digital discourse, the creators of Wikipedia and CiviliNation emphasized the importance of a healthy online culture that will discourage harassment Monday in Copley Formal Lounge. Jimmy Wales, founder of Wikipedia, and Andrea Weckerle, founder of CiviliNa[...]

July 22nd, 2011 - 8:13 am § in Misc.

Copyright: A new issue of animal rights!

Cators News Agency claims to won the copyright of this image made by a  macaque monkey ,  The monkey grabbed the photographer’s camera and took the photos herself, without the assistance of human hand.  Caters News claims to own the copyright because the photographer works for them.  Cater[...]