Category Archives: Freedom

Battle For The Net

“This isn’t a fight between some web platforms and Comcast. This is a fight for the future of the Internet — and whether it will continue to be the greatest facilitator of speech, democracy, and innovation that the world has ever … Continue reading

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What Happens Next?

What Happens Next?. I wrote in response. In fact, I got going and had to stop; my response became a little bit of a rant. This is and truly should be a passion evoking subject. What do you think? I … Continue reading

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Thank you’s awarded!

TODAY, as I start to write (well aware that I will not finish this today) It is the first of the sixth month. Please do not get into mathematical averaging with me, I take this to be close enough to … Continue reading

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The Interviews Continue

Click on the link: The Interviews Continue. Mine amongst them. The next could be yours?   <img src=”http://cdnstatic-2.mydestination.com/Images/bbb/badge.png&#8221; width=”150px” height=”150px” alt=”Vote for me”>

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Minutes to go .. Fill (your) Bucket List. Achieve (your) dreams.

I don’t like Lesley Carter. I decided somewhat irrationally.   Here is s a woman organising the decor of her own purpose-built house, raising a child – an infant no less and yet placing her, sufficient, energies into exploring the … Continue reading

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IT is All in the Title?

A title. The title is all important. I have one line to capture your attention and make you want to read on. Apparently. There are people who demand attention, their voices project from some personal amphitheatre constructed by scaffolders of … Continue reading

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There are low moments.

And this is a long post. A good, no a great friend of mine just passed his 50th birthday. Just being relative of course as that was coming up to two years ago. He often comments on my not letting things get me down … Continue reading

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Tool(s)

Seth Godin writes that, ‘When  everyone has access to the same tools …then having a tool isn’t much of an advantage. The industrial age, the age of scarcity, depended in part on the advantages that came with owning tools others … Continue reading

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“BollOX!”

A truly expressive word. I had an answer machine some years ago. In the days when we had home numbers. When mobiles where SO expensive and even changing county cost roaming charges the like of leaving the country. Yes THAT … Continue reading

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Time for beauty

I subscribe to this site. In part because they subscribe to my blog but in reality because what they are posting is inspirational and uplifting. I don’t get that much email, in comparison to those with 200+ junk category, non … Continue reading

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IL légal immigrant.

Friedman – Illegal Immigration – PT 1 ‘Bad laws undermine morality in general.’ Quite a closing statement and it can be taken as a paradox to most of the content of this speech. Illegal immigration, Mexicans crossing into the US … Continue reading

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Simple pleasures.

Here, a small town on the north-east side of lake Geneva (lac Leman) mid November. Exactly in the middle and minutes past midday. The blue skies have just greyed across a little. Enough to feel a difference sitting on this … Continue reading

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Social value – in 140 characters?

Originally posted on Brighton Lite:
By Mollie Bennett When you think about football, you think of passion, pride and commitment; you think of proudly wearing your team’s jersey on match day. You don’t think of following your football hero on…

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How To Find The Root Of Anything That’s Bothering You? #1 (Dandelion Wishes)

How To Find The Root Of Anything That’s Bothering You? #1. The above link is written by Ido Lanuel (About) for you to read, if you haven’t already. It’s not written by me. It has very little to do with me … Continue reading

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Log in – to any…

Log in – to anything. Log In – you must.  For everything!  Just to look at, watch, read, listen: ‘LOG IN.’ ‘This App may post automatically. It requires your email, your birthdate and a short but, increasing in length and … Continue reading

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‘Middle’ lane?

The following is my response to the excerpt of a blog from Mark Williams. But, like films and stories this will start with the end first. Or at least my five minutes may get read before his. Brilliant and I … Continue reading

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FaceBook

Again, by chance, I am facing where I have already been. Looking back at what I’ve already left behind?  My great friend Martina writes that she prefers to face the direction of travel because if she likes what she sees … Continue reading

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a little more

Tomorrow it will be? That’s what I said last night. And last night is no longer. Without the needless rhetoric – how effective was it anyway? A little about a lot of seemingly nothing ness. A clever tombstone carving? The … Continue reading

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Basically …

Basically – to HELL with it! Really. The internet appears to have become (perhaps it always has been?) today, right now, after half a bottle of rather nice Cabernet Sauvignon it ‘IS‘ ’57 Channels and f. all on!’ I cannot … Continue reading

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