Bruce Sterling on WikiLeaks, Cablegate and Julian Assange. Worth a read, especially if you can do so with Sterling’s weary drawl as your interior voice.
Wikileaks Exposes Internet’s Dissent Tax, not Nerd Supremacy - Zeynep Tufekci - Technology - The Atlantic
“the Internet is somewhat akin to shopping malls, which seem like public spaces but in which the rights of citizens are restricted, as they are in fact private.” (via Blech and more)
I like the fry-up / Christmas Dinner comparison, and much else too. (via many people)
@kassita I think the foggy cloudiness is putting us off the idea of pottering around London.