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Examining the new site ToS;DR ‘Terms of Service; Didn’t Read’

There is a very exiting new service online called ToS;DR ‘Terms of Service; Didn’t Read’. With it, companies offering services over the web have their TOS pages parsed and line items rated. Here is an example of some of their

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Posted in How To, Libertarianism, Software

Using the proliferation of cameras to identify provocateurs

From BLOGDIAL, “The answer comes before the question” January 13th, 2009 http://irdial.com/blogdial/?p=1517 […] Imagine this scenario. Someone somewhere sets up a Web 2.0 site that features photos of bad police and other officials, or those mysterious agent provocateurs that have

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Posted in How To, Idiocracy, Justice, Post Tipping Point, Told You So

Nobody Wants to Fire the First Shot!

I watched closely all the tea parties all over the country Wednesday. What a showing of national pride and solidarity. What a showing of subservient compliance and casual indifference. What a joke. In Lafayette Park, Washington D.C., of all places

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Posted in How To, Someone Clever Said, The Facts, Told You So

912 Petitions: you're not doing it right

We are almost there. 912 petitions is stating some of the facts plainly, but they fail in that they are ASKING for their rights. This is like a slave asking its master not to be beaten. I will strike out

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Posted in How To, Idiocracy, Politricks, The Facts, The Law

Communities print their own currency to keep cash flowing

We at BLOGDIAL have blogged about this subject a few times before: By David Coates, The Detroit News, via AP In Detroit, three downtown businesses have created a local currency, or scrip, to keep dollars earned locally in the community.

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Posted in Economics, How To, Money, Post Tipping Point, Told You So, Yes yes yes!

Daniel Hannan: Your New Hero

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Posted in Economics, How To, Idiocracy, Post Tipping Point, Someone Clever Said, The Facts, Yes yes yes!

The sound of brass

The Blogdial stance on the ‘independence’ of the BBC is well documented. Two things crossed my path in the last few days regarding the BBC. Firstly, I read a ‘story’, actually a magazine piece, about Darwin and his attitude to

Posted in BBQ, How To, Money, Post Tipping Point, Someone Clever Said, Substitution