Space colonisation would require a huge organised effort in an uninhabitable environment and so is “incompatible with both libertarian ideology and the myth of the American frontier.” (via Warren Ellis)
Wow, a good, historical listing of gigs. I looked up a couple I went to in Bristol in the early 1990s and they were there (and easy to find). (via @tomtaylor)
That is very, very nicely done. And useful. (via Daring Fireball)
Home from good pubbing to scones, jam and clotted cream.
"Strickland Propane is a family. And like a family we don't need to know each others' inner thoughts. That's what's creepy about MySpace."
@fernstrg Strange - seems OK for me...
Glad it was John Humphry's day off when @r4Today covered Twitter. It was fine. Pre-annoyance unwarranted.