Friday, November 21, 2008

Kentucky loses top publisher

From our friends at The Rural Blog comes this: "Thomas E. Gish, who set an inspirational standard for courage in rural journalism, died today (November 21, 2008) amid the Appalachian Mountains he struggled to protect as publisher of The Mountain Eagle in Whitesburg, Ky. He was 82. His wife, Pat, survives, and his son, Ben, is editor of the paper."

Monday, November 3, 2008

one more

This blog post from a prof/attorney who specializes in copyright law and the Internet.

From Lawrence Lessig's 'about me' page: "Lawrence Lessig is a Professor of Law at Stanford Law School and founder of the school's Center for Internet and Society...For much of his career, Professor Lessig focused on law and technology, especially as it affects copyright...Professor Lessig teaches and writes in the areas of constitutional law, contracts, and the law of cyberspace."