http://www.seashepherd.org/news-and-media/2014/08/30/sea-shepherd-crewmembers-arrested-for-intervening-against-brutal-faroese-pilot-whale-grind-hunt-1617 Fourteen Sea Shepherd Conservation Society volunteer crew members of pilot whale defense campaign Operation GrindStop 2014 were arrested today on the Faroese island of Sandoy, as they entered the water to defend pilot whales from the brutal mass slaughter known as “grindadráp” or “grind” – putting themselves directly between a pod of 33 whales […]
Anyone ever noticed that the beat in Paul Kalkbrenner‘s Aaron is veeery similar to the base line in Meshell Ndegeocello‘s Late Petite Mort? Hear for yourself:
Dolphins and other marine mammals have been exploited in the name of entertainment for far too long. Two new marine mammal facilties have been preliminarily approved in The Bahamas. And what’s worse is, the public was not notified or given the chance to voice their opinion. End captive dolphin facilities These facilities are outdated and […]
In December last year (2012) an inner voice told me to be more active on Stack Overflow. More active? Ok, active at all. Up to then I had almost exclusively asked questions rather than answered other people’s questions. I quickly got the hang of it and challenged myself every day to do more. Until I […]
I’m naive enough to sign online petitions from time to time. Usually in order to help support animal or environmental cases. Surprisingly, some petitions make a difference indeed. One that failed (define failure) was when 32’000 stranded baby cows were slaughtered in Egypt. What a shame for this country. On the other hand, why should […]
On Cafe Del Mar Dreams vol. 3 there’s this beautiful track by Buffalo Sanchez, By Your Side. The Internet knows very little about Buffalo Sanchez apart from that song. Do you know more?
A year ago I urged you readers to tell Mozilla to stop the madness called “rapid release process”. Sure, the update process has since improved a lot but still…I was quite happy to see that Mozilla’s own people start agreeing that there is a problem with the rapid release process indeed. Jono Xia, a former […]
Found myself looking for five harmonic colors the other day. Since (graphic) design isn’t one of my strengths I asked Google. http://kuler.adobe.com/ came up and I didn’t look no further. Perfect match.
By coincidence I dug up the long lost URL to a super interesting online riddle: http://www.deathball.net/notpron/