October 20th, 2009


The Writing on the Wall

"Kafkaesque" takes on a whole new meaning. Via [info - personal] housepet.

Is this another Shakespeare play? Partly, according to one expert and his plagiarism software.

The New York Times will cut another 100 newsroom jobs. Less than a year after they cut 100, and even sooner after they had a 5% pay cut.

Which brings us to the timely article How to Save Media (print, that is) and its Metafilter commentary. Best is why the plan won't work.

Bullshit or not? "A writer needs three things, experience, observation, and imagination, any two of which, at times any one of which, can supply the lack of the others." -- William Faulkner