So Harvard Law decides that all the research they publish will be open access. Yay! This seems to be gaining ground. All the hip schools are doing it. Be the next faculty on your block . . .
Meanwhile, the House passes a bill that creates a cabinet-level position to address the terrible threat of piracy and increases the RIAAs blackmail demands. Yeah, this is exactly what our federal government needs to do. Not. And LA has decided homes of pirates are kinda like crack houses.
This is a very, very strange moment in our history….