Killing them with kindness – The Globe and Mail

May 31, 2009

Shelly forwarded me this link to a very very disturbing article in the Globe and Mail: Killing them with kindness – The Globe and Mail. You can read it. What struck me was this, after the article on the web site: “We have closed comments on this story for legal reasons. We appreciate your understanding.” […]

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Double Rainbow over the CN Tower

May 30, 2009

Double Rainbow over the CN Tower, originally uploaded by jasonnolan. Here are some more shots: http://www.flickr.com/photos/complicitytheory/sets/72157619020808730/ Took these out my window a few moments ago.

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How to scaffold your content: Activating engagement v. passive consumption at melanie mcbride online

May 30, 2009
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Melanie has a great post and link to video on: How to scaffold your content: Activating engagement v. passive consumption at melanie mcbride online. I left the following comment, and it is really interesting, because I’d never been able to get this straight in my mind before: the notion of scaffolding always scared me, and […]

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Canada’s Conference Board Found Plagiarizing Copyright Report

May 27, 2009
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Slashdot | Canada’s Conference Board Found Plagiarizing Copyright Report “There is a storm brewing in Canada as the prestigious Conference Board of Canada has been caught plagiarizing US copyright lobby group documents in a report on copyright reform. The report was funded by the Canadian copyright lobby as well as by the Ontario government. The […]

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The Evolution of House Cats

May 26, 2009

very cool article on the kitteh… 10,000 years living with us, and they still don’t really care… The Evolution of House Cats: Scientific American In 2000 one of us (Driscoll) set out to tackle the question by assembling DNA samples from some 979 wildcats and domestic cats in southern Africa, Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan, Mongolia and the […]

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vampire scenes

May 25, 2009
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2 fav vampire scenes: Elijah wood in paris, Je T’amie hthttp://is.gd/Db7N and Kinski in Nosferatu for the music too! http://is.gd/Db8u

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Susan Boyle nails it…

May 24, 2009
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Fifth Nick’s Crusade Video Blog: “A Seat At The Table” Determining Health Reform, Doesn’t Include People With Disabilities – Nick’s Crusade

May 23, 2009

Fifth Nick’s Crusade Video Blog: “A Seat At The Table” Determining Health Reform, Doesn’t Include People With Disabilities from Alejandra Ospina on Vimeo.

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My Guitar Broke

May 23, 2009

Guitar Broke! I glued it. I played it. See video > http://is.gd/CJ90

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TechLaw: Provocative Ruling in Facebook v. Power Ventures

May 23, 2009
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TechLaw: Provocative Ruling in Facebook v. Power Ventures Takeaways for Web users: Like they say on the playground, you can pick your friends, you can pick your data. But you can’t pick your friend’s data. Well, that’s nice to know. What facebook knows about me that cannot be easily found out on the net is […]

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