Tag: responsibility

“Are they just checking boxes like mindless drones?”

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie on missing out on federal education funds…

This ain’t no political forum, but I thoroughly enjoyed the lesson the above provides.

The Politics of Hacking

Techdirt notes that some political parties will stop at nothing to gain intel on what the opposition is doing. In the US, we have known this for more than three decades – it is something Watergate clued us into. Now Hungary has a Watergate of its own, only this time it is of the electronic variety.

The excuse for hacking into the governing party’s servers – an overzealous staff member. As Seth Godin pointed out just a few days back, politicians are one of the best when it comes to shirking responsibility. This time seems no different.

Batten down the hatches – more prophetic spam on the way

I am not sure if this is a joke, or if Roy Rivenburg of the LA Times really likes the idiotic prose that we are now seeing attached to spam. But if this article, is true to its word, I hope ol’ Roy receives a lot more.
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