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  • Davies hopes to be back to face Fiji
    By on November 5, 2014 | Comments Off  Comments

    Jonathan Davies hopes to be fit for Wales’ Test against Fiji after injury ruled him out of Saturday’s Australia match.


  • Internet Censorship Back On Australian Agenda
    By on February 15, 2014 | Comments Off  Comments

    New submitter aberglas writes “The conservative government’s George Brandis wants to force ISPs to block sites that might infringe copyright. Brandis said he stood firmly on the side of content creators (a.k.a. Hollywood). Ban gross violators today, obscure ones tomorrow, porn sites, far left sites the day after…” From the article, too, this snippet: “The federal government is also considering implementing a “graduated response scheme” that could (more…)

  • Alex Cuthbert back for Cardiff Blues
    By on September 10, 2013 | Comments Off  Comments

    British and Irish Lions wing Alex Cuthbert returns for Cardiff Blues against Connacht on Friday in the Scrum V Live game.


  • Kim Dotcom Wins Case Against NZ Police To Get Seized Material Back
    By on June 1, 2013 | Comments Off  Comments

    New submitter Mistakill writes “It seems the case against Kim Dotcom for the NZ Police isn’t going well, with Kim Dotcom scoring another victory in his legal battles. Police have been told they must search everything they seized from Dotcom and hand back what is not relevant to the U.S. extradition claims. Justice Helen Winkelmann told police their complaints about the cost and time of the exercise were effectively their own fault for indiscriminately (more…)

  • Pistorius ‘will be welcomed back’
    By on March 31, 2013 | Comments Off  Comments

    Oscar Pistorius will be welcomed back to some meetings when he returns to athletics, says his agent Peet van Zyl.


  • Pushing Back Against Licensing and the Permission Culture
    By on January 30, 2013 | Comments Off  Comments

    kthreadd writes “Luis Villa has an interesting discussion on the topic of not licensing at all, what he calls POSS or Post Open Source Software. With a flood of new hackers flocking to places like GitHub which doesn’t impose any particular requirements for hosted projects, the future of Open Source may very well be diminishing. Skip licensing, just commit to GitHub. What legal ramifications will this have on the free and open source community going (more…)

  • Winger Ioane back for Australia
    By on November 15, 2012 | Comments Off  Comments

    Fit-again wing Digby Ioane returns to the Australia side as they make four changes for Saturday’s Test against England at Twickenham.


  • 9 Classic Video Games That Should Be Brought Back
    By on July 31, 2011 | Comments Off  Comments

    Even if you don’t harbor fantasies of John McCain and Sarah Palin throwing down on Barack Obama and Joe Biden, you could still probably find a way to enjoy last year’s reissue of “NBA Jam,” the classic arcade game that made Boom-Shaka-Laka a household term for a couple days in the ’90s.


  • Thanks for Giving Back Derek Jeter’s 3,000th Hit, Now Fork Over $14K in Taxes
    By on July 15, 2011 | Comments Off  Comments

    Christian Lopez may be kicking himself right now. The dude who caught Derek Jeter’s 3,000th hit opted to give the ball back to the team instead of keeping it and selling it for upwards of $250,000 at auction. The Yankees thanked him by showering him with four box-seat tickets for the 32 home games left in the season. A pretty sweet deal for a Yanks fan except for one thing:


  • The GOP’s CIA Playbook: Destabilize Country to Sweep Back Into Power | Tea Party and the Right
    By on June 10, 2011 | Comments Off  Comments

    Modern Republicans have a simple approach to politics when they are not in the White House: Make America as ungovernable as possible by using almost any means available.