Copyright follies redux; can we afford to treat openness as a luxury?

.flickr-photo { border: solid 2px #000000; } .flickr-yourcomment { } .flickr-frame { text-align: left; padding: 3px; } .flickr-caption { font-size: 0.8em; margin-top: 0px; } Disney Institute — Steamboat Willie Says Take Risks, originally uploaded by royblumenthal. Another week, yet another round of copyright news that moves from simply absurd into the realm of the truly […]

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I use the enemy…

I had resolved to give the Edupunk thing a rest, lest I uncork a rant on the differences between “a metaphor” and “a movement” or offer up patronizing tips on how to tell if someone is having a bit of fun. But Martin Weller’s response to Tony Hirst’s video is too funny for me to […]

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Punks hate hippies…

…so I got a real kick when Rick Schwier invoked Abbie Hoffman in his edupunk post. Which reminded me of this riff from Steal This Book: Too many college radicals are two-timing punks. The only reason you should be in college is to destroy it. If there is stuff that you want to learn though, […]

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