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Friday, November 21, 2003

Friday, finally!

Charles Krauthammer's piece on the opinion page of today's Washington Post, about the besting of an advanced computer by chess champion Kasparov provokes some thought: http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/articles/A2165-2003Nov20.html

Love them, hate them, or think their just milquetoast, the New Democrats are aggressive and organized. Their fundraising is pretty solid, too: http://www.newdem.org/press/newsreleases//2003-11-10.686.phtml

And the Seattle Post-Intelligencer wrote a few weeks ago about a blogger who lost his job because of a photo he posted: http://seattlepi.nwsource.com/business/146115_blogger30.html