First up is a story on a new kind of taxation in Oregon with privacy implications: They want to track you by GPS and tax you based on how many miles you travel.
Next, Justice Scalia has gone on record saying that people captured on the battlefield are not entitled to any rights, domestic or international, but he will be hearing a case this week about just that issue. Should he recuse himself?
Finally, Linux distro CentOS had a fine exchange with the City Manager of Tuttle, OK, about the servers their website lives on. It’s an amusing read.
Mom never liked Buck very much, as I recall, so it was odd when I ended up liking him a good but, although I think it was mostly his duet version of Act Naturally with Ringo Starr and the accompanying video that did it for me.
His music was a lot of fun and I still enjoy his work when it pops up on The Roadhouse on Sirius.
So long, Buck.
The entryways to the Underworld are providing all kinds of exploration opportunities!