Archive for June, 2015

My saved links (weekly)

Sunday, June 28th, 2015

Förälderns rätt går före barnets | Kriminalvården Barnets bästa att följa med förälder till anstalt? Intressant! Diary of a Madman? | The Marshall Project The insanity defense in the Colorado #theatershooting case began yesterday. tags: theatershooting Mordet på Therese Johansson Rojo – del 1/5 24 juni kl 11:34 – P3 Dokumentär | Sveriges […]

Michael Ian Black and his dog

Wednesday, June 24th, 2015

Some of MIB’s writing of his dog: purchasing a dog and, later, watching it die. Humor and tragedy intertwined. It’s a good book, from where this is culled.

My saved links (weekly)

Sunday, June 21st, 2015

Author, whose book was rejected 44 times, has won a £25,000 Scottish literary prize with a 'mesmerising' work – Daily Record “Author wins a £25,000 Scottish literary prize after book rejected 44 times.” Historikern: "Prinsens namn är nyskapande" | SvD “Risken är att han blir kallad Nicke och sådana saker” ostrichism, n. : […]

John Lennon’s letter to Steve Tilston

Thursday, June 18th, 2015

Here’s a transcription of John Lennon’s letter to Steve Tilston, one that wasn’t actually delivered for 34 years. It’s lovely.

Stephen Witt on Oink’s Pink Palace

Wednesday, June 17th, 2015

Oink was one of the biggest, most loved music trackers on the net. Read some about the site from Stephen Witt’s new book on how music got free.