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October 27th, 2011
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Richard Stallman's guidelines for hiring him to speak at an event
https://secure.mysociety.org/admin/lists/pipermail/developers-public/2011-October/007647.html
Highly detailed and precise with odd digressions.

The Van Halen Brown M&Ms was a diagnostic test for new venues.
http://www.snopes.com/music/artists/vanhalen.asp
http://firedaily.com/2010/09/warning-absolutely-no-brown-ones/

A long but immensely valuable discussion by an ex-Amazon and current Google employee about Amazon as a platform, Google and Google+, and software platform architecture. Worth reading.
https://plus.google.com/112678702228711889851/posts/eVeouesvaVX


Vampire identification chart
http://laughingsquid.com/vampire-identification-chart/

A long and unpleasant postmortem on a not-dead-yet publishing house.
http://kaantira.blogspot.com/2011/10/breaking-my-silence-on-aspen-mountain.html

From james_nicoll, last of the largest model of US nuclear bombs dismantled.
http://www.washingtonpost.com/national/last-of-uss-most-powerful-nuclear-bombs-put-into-service-in-1962-being-dismantled-in-texas/2011/10/25/gIQAMO7nEM_story.html

startup advice: sometimes you don't need a silver bullet. Just use lots of lead ones.
http://bhorowitz.com/2011/10/26/lead-bullets/

Durham's innovation ecosystem (more about startups, but local)
http://www.theatlantic.com/technology/archive/2011/10/durhams-innovation-ecosystem/247276/

The Washington Post on the World Fantasy Awards Best Novel nominees
http://www.washingtonpost.com/entertainment/books/finalists-for-the-world-fantasy-best-novel-award/2011/10/10/gIQAvOqaGM_story.html

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