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investigative journalist Russ Baker is founder of WhoWhatWhy/the Real News Project, a nonpartisan, nonprofit investigative news organization. Russ’s exclusive reporting on George W. Bush’s military record won him a 2005 Deadline Club Award. His new book is “Family of Secrets: The Bush Dynasty, the Powerful Forces That Put It in the White House, and What Read more
http://profilactic.com Ready or not, welcome to lifestreaming!If you and your friends are living your online lives splayed acrossmultiple social networks and Web 2.0 services, this little handy dandyprofile aggreagator may just be your cup-o-tea.
http://www.digsby.com In 2009 it’s “aggregate man, aggregate”. Get all your IMs at one mashed-up spot!
The interviews featured in ‘The Best of War on Terror: 2008′ were: From January 19, 2008: former UN weapons inspector in Iraq Scott Ritter. From March 15, 2008: Nir Rosen is a writer for Rolling Stone, a fellow at the New America Foundation and author of “In the Belly of the Green Bird: The Triumph Read more
http://www.readwriteweb.com A deserving web-tech news blog whose time has finally come.
http://callforcreativity.com An interesting beta site that esentially acts as a social networkfor artists, but also encourages collaboration between individualartists as well as between artistic organizations, which you can createand manage. Looks prominsing!
On our ‘Best of Hell: 2008′ we featured the following interviews: From June 14, David Cay Johnston is an independent investigative journalist, formerly with The New York Times, now focusing on the subject of taxation. David’s most recent book is last year’s “Free Lunch: How the Wealthiest Americans Enrich Themselves at Government Expense and Stick Read more
http://www.urlfan.com So, what’s your popularity in WebTwoPointOhLand? URLfan is aindexing service that ranks your website based on the number ofblog/RSS references measured at a given point in time. So instead ofthe metrics being based on visits or page hits, the data is essentiallya popularity guage of your site amongst all those opinion makers and “super Read more
Lew Daly is a senior fellow of Demos and the author of God and the Welfare State. Lew is co-author of the new book, “Unjust Desserts: How the Rich are Taking our Common Inheritance and Why We Should Take it Back” (New Press). Steven Kinzer, author of “Overthrow: America’s Century of Regime Change from Hawaii Read more
http://keepvid.com Well, it’s that time again kids… video utility time!! Afraid yourfavorite video on YouTube is about to disappear due to some sillycopyright infringement? Apparently, some of you are. I’ve been askedlately what’s a good way to download videos from sites like YouTube orGoogle Video on to their local hard drive… and this is what Read more
Gerard Prunier were on to discuss his opendemocracy.net article, “The eastern DR Congo: dynamics of conflict.” Gerard is research professor at the University of Paris. He is the author of 1998’s The Rwanda Crisis: History of a Genocide, 2007’s revised edition of “Darfur: The Ambiguous Genocide”, and 2006’s “From Genocide to Continental War: The Congolese’ Read more
http://www.evilmadscientist.com An entertaining geek site that made the big time recently with it’s holiday “Apple apple pie” offering, which really impressed me when I learned the lattice on the pie was cut with a 45 watt carbon-dioxide laser.