Archive for June 28, 2005

“Something has gone seriously awry with this Court’’s interpretation of the Constitution.”

Eugene Volokh and his readers present for your enjoyment some memorable one sentence lines form judicial opinions.

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Wikimedia servers – From Meta; discussion about Wikimedia projects

What a loverly server farm! I’ll take two please, one for here and one as a back-up.

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Souter vs Kelo

LOL: “On Monday June 27, Logan Darrow Clements, faxed a request to Chip Meany the code enforcement officer of the Towne of Weare, New Hampshire seeking to start the application process to build a hotel on 34 Cilley Hill Road. This is the present location of Mr. Souter’s home.”

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Nike Campaign “Borrows” Album Art

If we are talking about the pain that major corporations suffer from piracy and knock-offs:

We understand that trading on the image of a legitimately punk rock, anti-corporate institution will lend some desperately needed credibility to your marketing campaign for the hearts of adolescent skate kids. But doesn’t knowing full well that that institution– in this case the venerable Dischord Records– would never grant you permission for the use of that image, and just steamrolling the fuck over them anyway because your lawyers can beat up their lawyers negate the very ideals with which you’re attempting to equate yourselves?

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