June 08, 2005


FROM:Civil disobedience
Some protests do libertarian cause more harm than good.

    Libertarian Mike Fisher of Newmarket... ...was arrested last month for performing a manicure without a license in front of the state office that licenses manicurists


    Libertarian Russell Kanning of Keene... ...was willing to publicly admit that he hasn't paid income taxes since 1998 and drives without a license because getting one is a nuisance."

4th Amendment?, we don't need no stinkin 4th Amendment!

The un-constitutional Patriot Act is again being 'enhanced'.

    The FBI would get expanded powers to subpoena records without the approval of a judge or grand jury in terrorism investigations under Patriot Act revisions approved Tuesday by the Senate Intelligence Committee. - AP

I feel safer already -he says speaking into the hidden microphone

As always, here's the links-

Senate Gives FBI More Patriot Act Power




Copyright insanity of home photos

Wendy Seltzer has blogged over on Corante.com some stories of copyright insanity. Apparently, people have reported that Kodak's Ofoto and Wally-world is refusing to allow people to access their own photographs because "they look like a professional took the picture" fearing that people are infringing on copyrights.

Here's the link:

A Photofinish for Copyright's Unintended Consequences