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...almost closed. they close up on the 13th. this here's another reminder for folks who want to vote. there's a nomination form and instructions below the cut. they're not a big deal, but they do help with a little bit of self promotion, and i can always do with a bit more of that.

i realised why i was typing this that it didn't really flow as a whole. i kept jumping from thought to thought. so i figured it would be easier to read if i just put some numbers in it, creating a break of sorts. 1. the music...

the slushkiller post from teresa nielsen hayden has made its rounds in the last couple of days, and i'm sure most folk saw it then, but there's more interesting things in the discussion below it as well. the things about agents caught my attention, specifically,...

"Investigators from the Australian recording industry raided the Sydney offices of Internet file-swapping network Kazaa on Friday in search of evidence to support allegations of copyright infringements. The raid was conducted under a rarely used law, known as Anton Pillar, which allows litigants in civil...

i'm not really going to begin a debate about janet jackson's breast. as far as i'm concerned, if you're outraged by this, you're an idiot. but, i thought this made an interesting observation: so far, on australian news broadcasts, and australian made programs, i've seen...

michaelnolan is running livejournal's most wanted. here describes it as thus: I am looking for the most interesting & intriguing journalers on the 'net for a special project that I am working on. The end-result will be a book that profiles at least 50-100 of them,...

a few weeks back, people might remember me writing about the film lost in translation, which stared bill murray and scarlett johannson, and has recently received a bunch of award nominations. to briefly recap, i enjoyed it, but i couldn't help feeling that running through...