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October 29, 2007

One step at a time?

BBC NEWS | Entertainment | JK Rowling outs Dumbledore as gay

I think Peter Tatchell might have been asking a *little* much here.

"But I am disappointed that she did not make Dumbledore's sexuality explicit in the Harry Potter book. Making it obvious would have sent a much more powerful message of understanding and acceptance."

Posted by Tom Dolan at 11:22 AM | Comments (0)

How the Mighty Fall


Chest of drawers dimensions for carpenter, John Lewis, London, UK.JPG
Originally uploaded by gruntzooki
I suppose it comes to us all, but it's still something of a shock when even Cory Doctorow's flickr account starts filling up with pictures of baby furniture.

I also like the 'reverse engineering' aspect of this photo. "Chest of drawers dimensions for carpenter' - taking an innovative approach to design copyright as ever!

Posted by Tom Dolan at 11:15 AM | Comments (0)

October 22, 2007

10th anniversary of news online

Don't forget to go to their first 'real' story today!

Posted by Tom Dolan at 11:20 AM | Comments (0)

October 20, 2007

Oooh, a forgotten moment of celebrity

Me talking crap about NetAid

Posted by Tom Dolan at 12:31 AM | Comments (1)