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Were there really #sfriots?

The night of the Giants’ World Series win, you either thought San Francisco “erupted into riots” (if you were watching the sometimes hysterical reactions streaming on Twitter with hashtags like #sfriots and #sfscanner), or you had no idea there was anything happening at all (if you were watching any of the traditional TV news stations […]

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October 12 asides

The last 3 years The story of how ex-NFL player Drew Strojny became a successful WordPress theme developer. Scientific American: Why broadband service in the U.S. is so awful The Stranger: What it feels like for a Teabagger: Two pollsters try to legitimize an illegitimate “movement,” with an assist from their leader Glenn Beck Fora.tv: […]

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Hire a better lawyer than the other guy

I heard about this case a week or so ago, where a woman is being sued by the rental company that manages the apartment she used to live in, because she tweeted that there was mold in the place and they didn’t seem to be doing anything about it. In a perfect world, she would […]

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Thursday Top 5

http://current.com/e/89891774/en_US “You bastard! You’ve summoned the fail whale!”Hilarious! This is for Velma (and anyone else) who doesn’t get the appeal of Twitter. [4:24 min] http://www.collegehumor.com/moogaloop/moogaloop.swf?clip_id=1909386&fullscreen=1 Real-life Twitterlol. [1:20 min] http://www.hulu.com/embed/EYSNdGnnl3yAZJSaZZx7nA Stephen Colbert survives a close shave in Iraq“The Colbert Report” was broadcast live from Iraq this week, and the first show kicked off with guest […]

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How Peeps are madePhotos: Inside Just Born, the manufacturing factory of marshmallow Peeps in Bethlehem, PA. http://www.hulu.com/embed/O5lOpBelkZRtB3XnfX-usw Twitter co-founder Biz Stone on “The Colbert Report” last week [7:10 min] http://www.hulu.com/embed/vX0kl8t8ziypQROYrFGGSA Osbournes Reloaded: Episode 1I had no idea there even was a new Osbournes show. I only learned about it through someone’s tweet. It’s kind of […]

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[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3SNYtd0Ayt0] Mind the crevasse Pavement art inspired by Julian Beever. View some high quality photos of the installation in the video, plus another cool (hot?) one, at the Daily Mail. [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4AC3sZB-v7Q] A Charlie Brown Heavy Metal Christmas [via Diane RW] [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KV4PNwpqsCc] Facebook Fever A good follow-up to the article I linked to a week or […]

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