March 2012

amendment one

Driving around Charlotte, I have seen dozens and dozens of “Vote No on Amendment One” placards.  A vote supporting amendment one would add to the NC constitution language that says marriage between one man and one woman is the only domestic legal union that will be recognized in this state.  In other words, same sex Continue reading amendment one

what’s it worth?

I rarely read fiction. There’s not a particular reason why. Until recently, I always tended towards books about God, or tech, or tech gods.  It’s probably no surprise, then, to find out that the first two books of fiction that I have consumed in years were technology oriented. Daniel Suarez wrote two sequential books a Continue reading what’s it worth?

People Care

All around the internet, people are trying to figure out how Invisible Children’s Kony 2012 video/campaign went viral so quickly – especially since they had so much working against it: The video was 30 minutes long – short videos go viral, not long ones Invisible Children spends 30% of their money on videos and awareness Continue reading People Care