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Annals of Crime

(David Post)The estimable Gene Weingarten of the Washington Post has written a wonderful article about the Jeffrey MacDonald murder case (the subject, originally, of Joe McGinniss’ “Fatal Vision,” and, more recently Errol Morris’ “A Wilderness of Error.”  It’s an extraordinary case — The McGinniss book, which I read when it first came out some 30 years [...]

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Michel de Montaigne invents Craigslist!

(David Post)I’ve spent much of the past several months reading through the extraordinary Essays of Michel de Montaigne (in the terrific Donald Frame translation — very, very highly recommended), and I recently stumbled across this, at the beginning of #35 ["On Administration"] My late father, a man of a decidedly clear judgement, based though it was [...]

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PA Gov. Corbett Tells NCAA Where to Put Its Sanctions

(David Post)A couple of days after the now-fairly-infamous Freeh Report was released with the results of the investigation into the Penn State child abuse scandal, I wrote the following here on the VC (in “NCAA To the Taxpayers of Pennsylvania:  Drop Dead“): So let me get this straight: The NCAA is ordering the taxpayers of Pennsylvania, [...]

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More Fallout on the Right re the Right to Copyright

(David Post)Like I said (see “Republicans Going Copyleft”), things are getting pretty interesting now that  the political “right” has discovered that there might be some mileage to be gained by seizing the initiative on copyright reform, an issue  (a) that is appealing to young voters, and one that (b) the Democrats, dependent on Hollywood dough, have [...]

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Thoughts on the Future of the Internet and its Rules and Regulations

(David Post)[Early last week the folks who run the blog at the American Constitution Society asked me to contribute a posting on the World Conference on International Telecommunications, taking place in Dubai.  The original posting is here; I've also reprinted it in full below.  I decided against just giving the link and sending you all over [...]

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