The Broadcast Flag, She Is Dead

[Gizmodo]( “The MPAA’s totally excellent adventure of forcing a broadcast flag down our throats has gone tits-up thanks to House Commerce Committee Chairman Joe Barton (R-TX). This means that your TiVo won’t have to phone the Man so you can send that episode of Desperate American Idols Want to Be Hiltons Island to your PMP.”


‘Deep Throat’ ends 3-decade mystery

[Boston Globe — Front Page]( “In a revelation that solves America’s most enduring mystery of politics and journalism, W. Mark Felt, a former second-in-command of the FBI, was identified yesterday as _Deep Throat,’ the government source who fed the Washington Post’s historic coverage of the Watergate scandal.”

WOW! This was somebody that nobody had on their list of suspects.