29 June 2001

Another sad (and terribly early) death in the ranks of Net pioneers: Jim Ellis, one of Usenet’s founders, has passed away. A moment of silence, please, for the man who created the groups alt.sex and alt.drugs and then, noting the imbalance in the Force, went ahead and created alt.rock-and-roll.

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29 June 2001

24 June 2001

Another interesting column on Iverson. (I can’t believe I’m reading anything basketball-related now that we’re once again rid of the Season That Does Not End. I think the humidity’s getting to me.)

24 June 2001