My article on the iPad for the Columbia Chronicle was just released. Take a look!
My audience? Students at my arts and media college in metro Chicago.
I also wrote a completely different version for a much older demographic, published in the Wilmington (Ohio) News Journal. See here
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Google’s advanced search: limit the domain and the file type, and find every spreadsheet an org has posted to the net. 12:03 PM Mar 7th
$10,000: The usual DAILY fine, legally-mandated, for a nonprofit withholding its IRS-990 tax form from a reporter. 12:06 PM Mar 7th
Just about every city pays a flat fee per street light per year for electricity, whether 100% or 60% of them are working. Good story idea. 5:40 PM Mar 7th
Im a connoisseur of columns; today’s on hating fireworks may be my fav, ever. Agree or not, do yourself the favor: http://tinyurl.com/kw2ncl Jul 2nd
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101cookbooks.com is genius. It seems like the healthiest, tastiest recipes end up on here… And the author goes fresh and local as a rule. 12:15 PM Feb 26th
Sandwich: Emmentaler and white cheddar, cucumber, red onion, sprouts, sunflower seeds, homemade slaw and mayo on whole wheat. windscafe.com 10:06 PM Feb 28th
Groups now help move homeless people into foreclosed-on empty homes. The new squatting. (NYTimes) Right on, I say! http://tinyurl.com/cgwdpn 8:46 PM Apr 9th
A US map of job losses by county — at its worst recently. http://tinyurl.com/c2hbfs No wonder I can’t find a writing job. @guynameddave 9:59 PM Apr 19th
The world’s worst official acronyms: http://tinyurl.com/cmpt4b Learn about RINGO, BINGO, BONGO, SOFA, and PIIGS. 12:36 PM May 1st
RT @Digidave Bob Woodward, this Saturday, told journalists he wakes up in the morning and asks himself “what are the bastards hiding?” 1:47 AM Jun 16th