RECORD HIGHS AND LOWS
In 2012 so far, the phrase “rare glimpse” turns up nearly 30 times in the New York Times
The Gallup Poll reports that only 21% of adults have a great deal or quite a lot of confidence in television news — a drop from 27% last year and from 46% when Gallup started tracking confidence in TV news in 1993.
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What Romney backers will be giving their kids for Christmas
Boing Boing - Hammacher Schlemmer's Human Bowling Ball is a $4,500 amusement for children aged 5-12: it consists of a giant, inflatable hamster ball and an inflated bowling lane. You insert your progeny into the former and entice them to run quickly at the latter, caroming off the sides to the amusement of all.
FILMMAKER INTERVIEWS HIMSELF 20 YEARS LATER
Hanging tricky things easily
Furthermore. . .
Happy birthday to the Electronic Frontier Foundation, fortunately born 22 years ago today.
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