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what the kids are listening to

I got tipped off to one of these mp3 blog reader/players the other day and took a look at what’s out there.

(I like the name Peel, for it’s obvious connotation of opening up a fruit for the sweet insides but also the nod to John Peel.)

Interesting idea, this. But the names of the bands are fun by themselves, even without music. Suburban Kids with Biblical Names? The Freelance Hellraiser? Yow.

We’ll have to see if they live up to their names . . . .

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Matt explains it all

Matt Mullenweg explains the thinking behind the obscured ads: he sounds a little naïve but that’s not a sin.

Photo Matt >> A Response to the Noise

See for yourself. I just donated $25. I wonder how many people would need to do likewise before there was no need to worry about ads?

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anniversary

Today I celebrate 8 years of fatherhood.
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diseases and afflictions that work against each other

Boing Boing: A Directory of Wonderful Things:

Researchers in Iowa have identified a virus related to Hep C that appears to shield its victims from the effects of HIV.

Not the first time something like this has been discovered: as noted here, sickle cell anemia sufferers have an improved resistance to malaria.