Fri 01 Nov
Sun 07 Apr
Mourning the passing of film critic Roger Ebert and comics legend Carmine Infantino.
Wed 20 Mar
Where is the clear cut, indispensable brand leader in news for your phone?
Tue 11 Oct
An incredible tribute to Steve Jobs in print.
Wed 15 Sep
Some key ideas from my lecture on news media and user experience design, presented last week at FREITAG am Donnerstag in Zurich, Switzerland. Also, full video of the whole talk.
Tue 29 Sep
French politicians aim to fix what Photoshop is doing to us, whatever that is.
Mon 19 Jun
Just published in today’s Guardian: my article on software that works like a typewriter.
Mon 10 Oct
When you’re a de facto standard for best practices, what can be improved?
Mon 08 Aug
Goodbye to the anchor of “World News Tonight.”
Tue 08 Mar
How much I really, really dislike Apple’s recent lawsuits.
Wed 03 Nov
Here are a few of my favorite electoral maps from around the Web.
Devastated, furious and overcome with melancholy.
Tue 02 Nov
At least for right now, I’m going to enjoy this little bit of optimism.
Thu 14 Oct
There’s my opinion, and then there’s everyone else’s opinion.
Wed 29 Sep
I’m skeptical about John Kerry’s reputation for finishing strong.
Thu 09 Sep
Two reactions after watching questions about Bush’s military record resurface on 60 Minutes II.
Tue 07 Sep
Kerry-Edwards still has a chance — if they’re willing to hit back and hard.
Tue 10 Aug
Did I really hear what I heard come out of Porter Goss’s mouth?
Sat 07 Aug
Close is not good enough in the quest to bring baseball back to Washington, D.C.
Thu 29 Jul
A short post that’s just an excuse for the corny title.
Tue 27 Jul
Thoughts on the speeches Bill Clinton and Al Gore gave at the Democratic National Convention last night.
Thu 08 Jul
How odd to read about typography in the paper of record, unfortunately.
Wed 07 Jul
Good vibrations on the campaign trail.
Wed 12 May
Senator James Inhofe is a ass.
Tue 13 Apr
My favorite line from tonight’s Presidential news conference.
Wed 07 Apr
How my Web surfing habits have changed.
Thu 18 Mar
Who remembers what the Bush administration said?
Tue 09 Mar
Putting information design in service of revealing the Bush administration’s gross inaccuracies.
Mon 23 Feb
Making a copy of what you own is illegal. Damn activist judges!
Tue 17 Feb
Who’s looking out for Saint Valentine?
Wed 28 Jan
Read Hendrink Hertzberg’s piece in this week’s New Yorker before it’s gone.
Jack shit, that’s what I know about politics.
Fri 16 Jan
The race tightens in Iowa, and the Democratic primaries are finally showing signs of life.
Tue 07 Oct
What’s good about the recall election in California?
Tue 16 Sep
Is Iraq another Vietnam? The answer is no.
Thu 11 Sep
This morning, many people went to work without compunction or fear.
Sat 07 Jun
The run-up to the war in Iraq increasingly appears to have been predicated on half-truths, falsehoods and specious intelligence.
Tue 03 Jun
The results of the FCC vote on media consolidation are in.
Sat 31 May
This weekend I plan to worry about Monday’s FCC vote.
Sat 10 May
The impending approval of the third-largest tax cut in history demonstrates an historic leadership vacuum.
Thu 08 May
It’s impossible to find an image of a local suspected serial rapist on the Web.
Wed 19 Mar
Wes going to war, but we should fear what we will reap from it.
Sun 16 Mar
A mysterious respiratory illness is wending its way through Southeast Asia.
Fri 14 Mar
Dont heed George W. Bushs words, but rather heed his actions.
Sun 02 Mar
Like to strike matches? Then maybe you can help capture Usama bin Laden!
Wed 19 Feb
Tom Ridge now has two items on his list of Things Ive Done While Serving as Secretary of Homeland Security.
Sun 16 Feb
On Wed 12 Feb, Senator Robert Byrd delivered an impassioned, powerful speech against the Bush Administrations war fixations.
Fri 14 Feb
Business Week calls the music industrys piracy numbers and credibility into question.
Fri 04 Oct
Five random killings in Montgomery County, MD hit close to my hometown.
Tue 17 Sep
Youre invited to war.
Thu 29 Aug
My home state has new voting machines.
Tue 27 Aug
Chilling Effects is a showcase for scary corporate bullying.
Sun 28 Jul
Clinton had some unkind words on Bush foreign policy.
Wed 17 Jul
Sesame Street intends to add an HIV-positive character to its cast of puppets.
Mon 15 Jul
Wow, Rep. James Traficant is a total loon.
Thu 27 Jun
The WorldCom disaster cant be the last financial scandal.
Mon 17 Jun
Random violence in my neighborhood.
Mon 10 Jun
John Gotti has left the building.
Sun 09 Jun
Reading about the family behind The New York Times.
Tue 28 May
Training super-hackers for the government.
Tue 09 Apr
The debut of the redesigned The Wall Street Journal.
Fri 05 Apr
Last nights episode of Frontline went behind the scenes with both Palestinian freedom fighters and Israeli security forces.
Thu 28 Mar
Wrote a letter to my Congresspeople today.
Tue 26 Mar
Rumors behind the redesign of The Wall Street Journal.
Mon 25 Mar
NY Times on Chinese-language newspapers changing their orientation.
Thu 21 Mar
The Senate approved an overhaul of campaign finance laws today.
Mon 18 Mar
Corporate intrigue over at HP.
Thu 14 Feb
Some comments on Enron.
Mon 04 Feb
Two reminders of the Eighties.
Wed 23 Jan
Patterns in corporate scandal, as observed by Kurt Eichenwald.
Fri 18 Jan
The Enron mess.
Wed 14 Nov
Should airport security remain a private sector industry? The Republicans think so.
Wed 07 Nov
Democrats, wake up!
Mon 17 Sep
Some thoughts after September 11.
Thu 13 Sep
Mesmerized by the news.
Tue 11 Sep
This is September 11, 2001.
Sun 15 Jul
The New York Times has published a report on what really happend in Florida, November 2000.
Fri 13 Jul
Prepare to love the Chinese.
Wed 09 May
FEER has an interview with Hun Sen, Prime Minister of Cambodia.
Thu 12 Apr
The National reviews Jonah Goldberg plays fast and loose with racial stereotypes.
Tue 20 Mar
A major oil spill off the coast of Rio de Janeiro.
Mon 12 Mar
The market had a bloody, bloody day.
Thu 08 Mar
Abb Joseph Cohen just cant be held down.
Mon 05 Mar
In Australia, it can be illegal to forward email.
Wed 28 Feb
An unscientific visualization of whats happening with the Internet consulting industry
Thu 22 Feb
I no longer have the luxury of staying basically oblivious to the state of our economy.
Wed 17 Jan
Is it a recession or a slowdown?
Sun 14 Jan
Bill Hewlett, pionering co-founder of HP, passed away a few days ago.
Thu 14 Dec
How depressed will you be for the next four years?
Wed 13 Dec
The Zero Factor is serious business.