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HARD NEWS 28&29/04/03 – Compulsory Reading

HARD NEWS 29/04/03 - Compulsory

Hi folks,

Two reasons you should check out today's Public Address postings. One is that they're quite good - the Rumsfeld story in Fortune needs to be read to be believed, and I'm quite pleased to have located a few Internet artefacts related to the original graphical web browser, Moaic, which was launched 10 years ago this month.

The other reason is that there are only two days left of April and I'd quite like to go past 30,000 visits for the month. So, y'know, tell your friends ...

Cheers,

RB

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Remembering the Internet |Apr 29, 2003 10:27
Russell Brown's Hard News

Well, they missed the 20th anniversary of TCP/IP in January, but somebody has remembered to hold a talkfest to celebrate the 10th anniversary of the original graphical browser, NCSA Mosaic. Mosaic was my first hands-on experience of the Internet, at a one-day course in 1993 at Auckland University, ...

http://publicaddress.net/default,hardnews.sm#post405

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Anzac Day |Apr 29, 2003 07:40
GUEST Greg Wood in Singapore

Sorry I'm late. I got most of the way through a long, involved and actually very funny blog about Singapore taxis and how they suck, before I realised it sounded really rather spoilt and vacu

http://publicaddress.net/default,speaker.sm#post404

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HARD NEWS 28/04/03 - Presentation and reality

HARD NEWS 28/04/03 - Presentation and reality

Hi folks,

More posts (Chad analyses the new TV3 logo) and another look at Saddam's statue.

Cheers, RB

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Paranoid |Apr 28, 2003 12:18
Russell Brown's Hard News

Neil Morrison is "sad" to see me "wasting time on conspiracy theories" - to wit, the suggestion that the highly symbolic toppling of Saddam's statute in Firdus Square had the whiff of stage-management. There are, he says, "two obvious questions about the supposed photos of the Chalabi supporter ...

http://publicaddress.net/default,hardnews.sm#post403

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Come in spinner |Apr 26, 2003 10:31
Rob O'Neill live in Sydney

Around the time the old Anzacs were coming to the end of their march down George St yesterday, the pubs were filling up. All across town young and old were gearing up for a few good sessions of two-up...

http://publicaddress.net/default,heat.sm#post402

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A different corner |Apr 24, 2003 16:38
Now playing in the Muse Lounge

Perhaps in keeping with the resolve of a post 9/11 America, the second series of ' 24 ' has a robust subtext on the legitimate use of torture to extract information from prisoners, senior members of government and skinny blonde women in times of national crisis...

http://publicaddress.net/default,muselounge.sm#post401

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