Tim O’Reilly has a wonderful article on why piracy isn’t so serious — and it’s got a big advertisement for the Creative Commons party (our holiday gift to the commons) on the side!

In related news, I’ve started a new site: bits.are.notabug.com, which catalogs threats to free speech.

Finally, for people interested in my conference suggestions, check out Dave Winer’s Weblogs in Meatspace proposal.

posted December 12, 2002 11:07 AM (Politics) #


web publishing is also typography (The Elements of Typographic Style)
Santa Switch
Copyright is Unconstitutional!
How to Run a Good Conference
How Total Information Awareness Works: A Simple Guide
piracy, bits, and meatspace
Explaining Spectrum, RDF
OS X Hack: Printing 4-up to Save Paper
Problem Child
Solution Child
Trip Report

Aaron Swartz (me@aaronsw.com)