What Should The Minimum ...
So what do you think the minimum wage should be? If you want to let the powers that be know your opinion, you can go to BarackObama.com and tell them. Of course you’ll be asked to donate afterwards, but you can skip that part.Read more
What have we done since ...
No need for explanation, Benjamin Franklin said it perfectly!Read more
Some NSA Facts
The NSA “has secretly broken into the main communications links that connect Yahoo and Google data centers around the world.” — The New York Times The NSA collected “almost 3 billion pieces of intelligence from US computer networks” in one month in 2013. — The Guardian The NSA is collecting the content and metadata of […]Read more
Tell Congress to Stop th...
The Guardian just revealed details of yet another shocking NSA surveillance program. This one “allows analysts to search with no prior authorization through vast databases containing emails, online chats and the browsing histories of millions of individuals.” In other words, the NSA built a Google for your entire private life. Congress passed the laws — […]Read more
Scroogled And Then Some
I was hanging out online the other night and decided to search my own name to see what goodies I would find. I came across some other folks named Meier that were hanging out on the same search pages as I do. Then I came by this site called mylife, and under their link, they […]Read more
Privacy is Non-negotiabl...
CISPA is back. Last year, our collective efforts helped put a stop to one of the gravest threats to online privacy and internet freedom we have ever seen — The Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act. The bill grants companies unprecedented power to obtain users’ personal information (such as from private communications) and to disclose […]Read more
Pres. Obama talks Egypt,...
In President Obama’s speech today, he announced the canceling of joint military exercises with Egypt that were to take place in September. “We deplore violence against civilians. We support universal rights essential to human dignity, including the right to peaceful protest.” Said President Obama in regards to Egypt and the new Egyptian interim government. “But […]Read more
Yes, I got scroogled!
Yes, I got scroogled! I sent a link to myself from one gmail account to another and the next day I’m getting ads based on what the link was about. I was on my phone when I sent the link so I know it wasn’t browser based, they read my email! Between the NSA and […]Read more
Writers Block And This P...
So around the beginning of 2012, when I was working on the Ambient Stratus project ‘Surroundings’, I started writing a song called ‘This Place’. 2012, the year that flew by so fast for me, like hyper space. And through the entire year I suffered with writers block like never before. I’ve had writers block before, […]Read more