Dead Internet Tomorrow?

Tomorrow, This Site Is Dead. Why? All my sites go off-line tomorrow in what-is-to-be-hoped a world-wide protest against the proposed SOPA & PIPA acts in the USA. [Link to http://americancensorship.org/ is now dead] – but see the postscript SOPA? Briefly. Under intense lobbying from the entertainment industry behemoths, the law, far from protecting copyright holders… Continue reading Dead Internet Tomorrow?

Curious Suicide

The Coroner and The Law I’m often struck when reading the papers or news, to see the coroner’s verdict on someone’s death as: Ending his own life “while the balance of his mind was disturbed” Well they have to say something, it’s their job, but the phrase is very peculiar.  It is also very common,… Continue reading Curious Suicide