Another sunny morning in The Shire. It's cold, but Spring is in the air...
There's a lot of hubbub around the intertubes, privacy and hacking these days. The Man has supposedly infiltrated Lulzsec. Meanwhile, it's all good and legal for info mining by capitalists to go on unchecked.
All about the new age of nonprivacy and what's really going on online
Who can you believe anymore?
The actual indictments of Lulzsec folks
If you want some background on privacy issues, I recommend Caroline Kennedy and Ellen Alderman's book, The Right to Privacy.
Is privacy dead?
And now for something completely different. Rachel Flowers (for those who don't know her, she is a blind, teenaged musical genius), got to try out the new modulated Moog for Keith Emerson. First is Keith's intro, with some parts of Trilogy (by ELP) and Hoedown (by Copeland, of course) played by Rachel:
Then Rachel plays the full Trilogy; she really is incredible. I can't say that too many times.