Saturday, June 27

When The Net Burped (2#) -

Google CEO Eric Schmidt told an interviewer Friday that dictatorships and governments of closed societies who try to shut down communications over the Internet in order to suppress people's speech will not succeed.

"Citizens can no longer be restricted by
the kind of strategies evil dictatorships do."

Except maybe when a big celebrity dies . . .

The protesters in Iran using Twitter to communicate were unable to get online at times because of all the Michael Jackson RIP traffic.