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30 September 2013

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  1. Potlatch: 20 public-spirited lawyers could change the world

    Lawyers are the creators of a future in which the rest of us must live. By Will Davies (it doesn’t say anywhere on the page). (via @moleitau)

  2. ‘The only time that’s mine’ « LRB blog

    A nice account of trying to get to grips with what the Internet is for children, and a bit of a review of ‘InRealLife’ and an appearance by Olia Lialina.

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  • philgyford’s avatar

    @antimega @tobybarnes @frankieroberto And few places to get up/down. And the journeys on highwalks are short.And fear of getting lost/stuck.

  • philgyford’s avatar

    @antimega @tobybarnes @frankieroberto Oh I know! But he only showed the one boarded-up-for-redevelopment part of the estate. With sad music.

  • philgyford’s avatar

    @antimega @tobybarnes @frankieroberto It’s a great shame the film portrayed the Barbican high walks as deserted and boarded up though.

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    @antimega @tobybarnes @frankieroberto I love them. But when everyone prefers Beech St tunnel rather than upstairs - they’re not working.

  • philgyford’s avatar

    @alruii u r lost in internets. let lil web pug find ur username!!! is it cupcake? is it tummysmooch? duz web pug get bacon now?

  • philgyford’s avatar

    @mathowie I do like Bill Sienkiewicz’s Breaking Bad drawings/paintings: alexsegura.tumblr.com/post/609783856… brianmichaelbendis.tumblr.com/post/591282576…

  • philgyford’s avatar

    @tomcoates @denisewilton Yeah - if I judged a show on its titles, I probably wouldn’t have made it beyond Breaking Bad’s.

  • philgyford’s avatar

    @alicebartlett It is in the same lazy design category as using dictionary pronunciation and definitions. “/ˈdikSHəˌnerē/ Noun. A book that…”

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    @denisewilton Kottke did, and then that was made. kottke.org/13/09/breaking…

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    @plsj Have you seen The Returned/Les Revenants? I can easily imagine a US version being more fast-paced and spectacular (not in good way).

  • philgyford’s avatar

    @plsj @antimega Judging by art school 20 years ago, summer term’s normal, aside from degree shows, exams, etc. I’m out of touch :)

  • philgyford’s avatar

    @antimega @plsj Oh yes, that’s the big difference :) A break at Easter too.

  • philgyford’s avatar

    @plsj Schools start near the beginning of September, universities nearer the end.

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    @DarpaAtlasRobot is that a unique

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  • fedbybirds’s avatar

    Let do that thing again where we all build a huge stadium and go to boo George Osborne in it. That was fun