Category: communication and media

Bye, Bye, Marty

June 22, 2005 I still get a number of hits to my post about the firing of Christian talk show host Marty Minto. I never quite finished it because I got tied up in more important things, so I decided to come back and do just that. For those interested, the original entry can be …

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Trolls

"An Internet troll is a person who sends duplicitous messages to get angry responses. The term derives from the phrase "trolling for suckers" and ultimately from trolling for fish. The term is frequently abused to slander opponents in heated debates and is frequently misapplied to those who are ignorant of etiquette." – Wikipedia I didn’t …

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Nail 'Em to the Wall

Justice! Judge awards $1 billion in spam lawsuit A federal judge has awarded an Internet service provider more than $1 billion in what is believed to be the largest judgment ever against spammers.

Blogging 101

Simon World has a great post on the basics of blogging. If you’re looking for a text book treatment, look somewhere else. If you want boot camp, this might be more your style. Jollyblogger sums it up well: "[H]e’s got a lot of good tips and it is worth your while to read this thing …

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Not Just for Jews

This prayer is useful for more than just Jews. In fact, I think I might start saying it, or a version of it. Rabbi Offers Prayer for Web Porn Browsers “JERUSALEM (Reuters) – An Israeli rabbi has composed a prayer to help devout Jews overcome guilt after visiting porn web sites while browsing the Internet.” …

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