That's a Lot of Paper...
Congratulations, everybody! It's not over yet, of course, but it's delayed for a bit.
- Libraries, Books, Writers, & Suchlike
- One Year Later: An Interview with Ferguson (Mo.) Library Director Scott Bonner
- Weddings and Other Special Events at YOUR Local Library
- Harlequin Audiobooks Available to Libraries
- Emerging Arab Comic Artists Face Censorship
- Memoir focuses on late librarian’s work on censorship in occupied Japan
- Reading for pleasure 'boosts social relations'
- LDS Church announces publication of the printer's manuscript of the Book of Mormon
- Religious post: The Curious Faith Of Puddleglum The Marshwiggle "For Puddleglum, faith in Aslan isn’t an intellectual exercise. It’s a way of being in and for the world." I always loved Puddleglum.
- Net, Tech, Health, & Science
- Waiting for Android’s inevitable security Armageddon
- 0-day attack on Firefox users stole password and key data: Patch now!
- Privacy Badger 1.0 Is Here To Stop Online Tracking!
- NASA to Congress: Want to stop using Russian capsules to get to space? Let us work.
- Building a Prison-to-College Pipeline "The idea—backed by a 2013 Rand Corporation study that found prisoner education is a cost-effective way to reduce recidivism—is one that has bipartisan support."
- Authority Issues
- Episcopal priests on road trip with interracial family shares harrowing story of police harassment Related: Driving While Black and White
- That Time This White Girl Got Pulled Over For Driving While Mexican
- Chicago Police Detained Thousands Of Black Americans At Interrogation Facility
- South Carolina officer shoots unarmed white teen during pot bust
- Santa Ana police officers sue to quash video of pot shop raid "Three Santa Ana police officers want to quash a surveillance video that shows officers making derogatory comments about a disabled woman and possibly snacking on pot edibles during a recent raid of a medical marijuana dispensary."
- Cops Make Disgusting Fake Memorial Mocking the Killing of Michael Brown by Darren Wilson
- Judge sentences East Texas man to get married or face jail time "In July, a Smith County judge sentenced Josten Bundy to get married to his 19-year-old girlfriend as part of his probation, which also included writing Bible verses and getting counseling." Craziness...
- Man jailed for 30 years in Thailand for insulting the monarchy on Facebook
- A Woman In Hong Kong Was Arrested For A Crime That Has Locals Waving Bras In Protest
- Other (Serious Stuff)
- In First US Republican Debate, 10 Candidates Spar on Immigration, Islamic State, and... Donald Trump Related: GOP Presidential Debate: 7 Most Memorable Moments Also related: Bernie Sanders Live-Tweeted The Republican Presidential Debate and Bernie Sanders won the GOP debate — on Twitter In fact, the most retweeted GOP debate tweet was written by Bernie Sanders; the second most retweeted was from Hillary Clinton. That's got to be awkward...
- The Fight for Voting Rights Is Our Fight Today
- A mathematician may have uncovered widespread election fraud, and Kansas is trying to silence her