Trolls, Public and Private Space, And the Need to Stop Being Dicks

I have to comment on this passage from a Salon interview with law professor Danielle Citron, discussing the difference between trolling and cyber harassment: My book truly deals with actionable harassment, not abuse that cannot be regulated (often called “trolling,” a loose term). Consider one of the earliest cases, of game developer and blogger […], …

Mourning Is Too Much for the IOC.

I often say to my friends that the International Olympic Committee is the worst sports association in the world, and I’m not entirely joking. I already vented about their stance on political dissent. I disagree, but I can see the argument there. Completely terrible is the reason why the IOC reprimanded Norway’s cross-country skiing team: After …