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 — […]
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 […]
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 […]
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, […]
Here’s a couple of nice pics from today. It’s been a relaxing weekend, just hanging about. Playing with a few tunes which is nice as I’ve had writers block in a bad way recently (too long). So from my backyard sanctuary I snapped some pics with my phone and thought I would share.
So my day so far, rest! I’ve needed it as the pain meds have barely been keeping me from going mad. But whatever I say, like I say everyday pretty much. I’ve got dinner planned, of course I’ve gone veggie so I won’t be having sausage. I cook for my mom and Sam and the […]
picture window is the name of the new page at rossallenmeier.com and its first inhabitants are some of my digital works. A little taste is one of my latest pieces called, ‘Looking Thru Blue Skies”, shown here. Hope you enjoy.
I’ve said it all along, racism is at the heart of republican hatred for Obama. It’s not so much that people forget what it was like four years ago, almost a depression, bleeding countless jobs a month to now thirty some odd straight months of job growth. It’s that they refuse to accept Barack Obama […]