Want to sponsor Best Blog at the Blog Awards? There’s an auction for it.
With the blog award voting up and running, wouldn’t it be fun to see Presdential Campaign style videos released where people solicit votes. Can you imagine attack ads? “Voting for In, Fact Ah is voting for communism.” 🙂
Balcony TV got shafted by YouTube. Never trust a free hosting service. Always have backups ready to go back online. Lesson learned?
Bruce Schneier gave a talk at the ACLU New Jersey Membership Conference: “Counterterrorism in America: Security Theater Against Movie-Plot Threats. It is now on Google video:
There’ll be a McCarthyesque witch hunt now. Richard W will burn effigies of us outside the Alexander Hotel!
Hey Damien, been meaning to ask for a while now, I nominated you for that Best Contribution to the Bloggosphere category? I don’t see your name there and I’m just wondering what happened? Are you exempt cos you’re the organiser – just wondering. I should have thought of that, d’oh!
Spot on Karen, it seemed a good few people nominated me but I removed myself from the listings as I don’t think it is appropriate. I won’t be running these awards forever and I’m considering handing over control of them to a committee in the future, so maybe then you can nominate me. But for now I can’t be nominated.
Can you imagine attack ads? â€œVoting for In, Fact Ah is voting for communism.â€? 🙂
Oh no. damien you used to be cool
I think you’ll find the tribunal found me innocent of tha charge.
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