Good luck to the youngfella Obama today. You’ll go far kid.
Been up half the night with the Blog Awards stuff, so the Fluffy links are weak today.
If there is only one post to read today, read this piece taking Brenda Power to task for her attack on the character of Tony Gregory. Dead men can’t argue back.
It is vital to the democratic process that political parties are not restricted from distributing information and contacting the public.
A very reactionary statement from the Green Party after they spammed people. That kind of justifies walking into your home if your door is open and dropping in a leaflet. They won’t be stopped if it’s for politics.
LinkedIn and Facebook Groups for PR in Ireland.
It’s long since dead but I was a great fan of The Parking Lot is Full.
Former British ambassador to Uzbekistan has released his new book The Catholic Orange Men of Togo and Other Conflicts I Have Known free online after the threat of a libel suit by “mercenary” Tim Spicer scared off his publishers.
Get it here.
Via TJ. Someone in eircom on piracy:
Think of it as helping the health and good living of rich cocaine-sniffing rock stars by leaving them with less free money to spend on sex and drugs.
Not that U.N. Declarations matter much but interesting to see the U.S. Oppose one on banning countries making homosexuality a crime. The Vatican also opposed it.
Really interesting tactics the Heathrow protestors are using. Buy land, split it, make compulsory purchases a bit tougher.
Via Jim Carroll:
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