All posts for the day August 15th, 2009

Woodstock 40th Anniversary: What is the legacy?

Published August 15, 2009 by Michael C Leeson

The cultural event of a generation Woodstock was headlined as an aquarian exposition.

What the legacy?

1969 Woodstock Festival & Concert

Kahlil Gibran On Self-Knowledge

Published August 15, 2009 by Michael C Leeson

Kahlil Gibran On Self-Knowledge


Outline of self Self (spirituality)


Personal identity Self-perception Self-ownership Self-image

Self-identity Self-concept Self-consciousness


Self-realization Self-worth

Has the Whale Beached – Where to for Twitter?

Published August 15, 2009 by Michael C Leeson

Microblogging has become too important for Twitter to rule the field.

By Farhad Manjoo – Slate Magazine

The fail whale beached itself the article gives some commentary on a recent Twitter service outage. It is not that this was the first event for the company of its kind, just the most recent. This author goes on to argue that if the company becomes the dominant service out here and retains its current structure somehow it is vulnerable to a 9/11 attack. In the cold light of day, one could argue that the whole internet is open to this kind of attack due to its interactive nature. However, it may be just the opportunity consider the rise of a Twitter monopoly and what that means for you.

Plus I lov the toon!