Daily Archives: September 4, 2007

Send in the clowns (no, really)

I am so not making this up: “Saturday May 26th the VNN Vanguard Nazi/KKK group attempted to host a hate rally to try to take advantage of the brutal murder of a white couple for media and recruitment purposes. “Unfortunately … Continue reading

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The Sea Organ and other cool musical instruments

Hmmm, does this really count as a musical instrument or is it more of an aleatoric operator? It’s tonal, but random. I wonder, but it’s very cool. “Bored of the tinny sounds your little piano or guitar makes? In the … Continue reading

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Fair use, now more than ever

“Fair use is not merely a nice concept–it is a federal law based on free speech rights under the First Amendment and is a cornerstone of the creativity and innovation that is a hallmark of this country. “However, with the … Continue reading

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A belated happy 226th b-day, LA

“Every early September, to celebrate Los Angeles’ birthday, several hundred Southern Californians walk nine miles from Mission San Gabriel to El Pueblo (Olvera Street) to re-trace the steps of the 44 Pobladores who were sent to establish a wee little … Continue reading

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