I had succumbed to the conventional wisdom that blogging had been killed by social media. After realizing just how much I was spending on hosting for no discernible good reason, I started looking at ways to preserve what I've written before canceling contracts. Lo and behold, people are still developing blogging engines.
After Louis Gray posted Bret Taylor's Quora post about the current state of Friendfeed http://friendfeed.com/louisgr... I keep getting "Service Unavailable" errors and in the back of my mind I keep thinking the end is near.
Poor John Boehner. Caught between Internet users who don't want cable and telephone companies throttling them and antigovernment zealots who are disgusted he was completely powerless to stop the FCC. https://twitter.com/Speaker...
"There he goes. One of God's own prototypes. Some kind of high powered mutant never even considered for mass production. Too weird to live, and too rare to die." — Hunter S. Thompson re: Oscar Zeta Acosta