October 2005

FreeCulture.org Start one on your Campus!

10.31.2005 by Mark Forman

Thank you Rosa-we won't forget you! FreeCulture.org an international student movement for free culture Free Culture Manifesto The mission of the Free Culture movement is to build a bottom-up, participatory structure to society and culture, rather than a top-down, closed, proprietary structure. Through the democratizing power of digital technology and the Internet, we can place the tools of […]


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Cooperation through the ether

10.31.2005 by Mark Forman

Just got a gracious affirmation from author John Hodgman, "Areas of My Expertise." John's book contains some essays on Hobos, which I will be reciting over the 700 Hobos roll call on future GALU shows. Keep your ears open for that. In the meantime pick up a copy and find out about his wacky take […]


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FC4: Chap. 3/Catalogues

10.31.2005 by Mark Forman

Free Culture News Stories: 1)More on Yahoo divulging info on Chinese dissident to Chinese gov't. 2) Second hand CD resale/maintaining digital copies 3)Bringing old art/film back to life FreeCulture.org and Creative commons program Free Culture by Lawrence Lessig. Chapter for Today:Catalogues My hero for today-Jesse Jordan My major dissapoint of today -Jerry Yang Some songs […]


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Time Shifted Love:58

10.30.2005 by Mark Forman

Photo by Olvwu Alas, a love story of sorts. Started with skype chat with the Bitterman, and had an Aurgasm together, deep in the old ears! Mention Dave Slusher's shout out. Now for the building blocks of this story: Overheard in background: Love You Madly 3:57 Cake In order- Blue Man 4:24 Superkreme San Antonio […]


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Free As A Bird:57

10.25.2005 by Mark Forman

What can I say-have had freedom on my mind a lot. Guess I'll blame, no, thank Lawrence Lessig. We need to cherish our freedom and protect it-hence, the theme for song title story. Mention reading on Daniel Emery's podcast story. Baby You're So Free 3:31 Cosmic Rough Riders Runnin 5:05 Heartless Bastards Burden of Freedom 6:50 […]


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