ruff linkage 201301

[weekly linkdump, somewhat edited]

#watch and

Death Grips “COME UP AND GET ME” – an almost silent hiphop video? done

Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds – We No Who U R – “Video directed by Gaspar Noé” a match made in Heav.. sorry Hell

CLOUDS: Bruce Sterling – “Bruce Sterling thinks aloud about the art of code. An excerpt from our forthcoming interactive documentary CLOUDS”

Hackers are artists in their soul: Evan Roth at TEDxPantheonSorbonne – up there with my favorite ted talks

Tor Hidden Services – “Tor makes it possible for users to hide their locations while offering various kinds of services, such as web publishing or an instant messaging server. Using Tor “rendezvous points,” other Tor users can connect to these hidden services, each without knowing the other’s network identity.”


Milan friendly abandoned after players protest against racist chants – “A friendly match between Milan and the fourth-tier club Pro Patria was abandoned on Thursday after players walked off in protest at racist chanting from fans.”

Maurizio Cattelan’s Lil Hitler Sculpture in Warsaw Ghetto Is an “Affront to Any Jew” But Not Really – “It’s an artwork that tries to speak about the situation of hidden evil everywhere… Every criminal was once a tender, innocent and defenseless child.”

The best movie soundtracks of 2012 – “John Calvert highlights seven notable soundtracks from the year gone by, taking in gangster movies, snuff horror, martial arts and new wave sci-fi along the way.”

Report: FOIA’d FBI documents point to secret, nationwide Occupy surveillance – “Violent crackdowns on Occupy Wall Street in cities around the US may have been coordinated between local law enforcement, the federal government, and banks, even before protests began, according to a trove of documents requested by The Partnership for Civil Justice Fund (PCJF) under the Freedom of Information Act.”

The Data Behind My Ideal Bookshelf – “My girlfriend / lady partner, Thessaly La Force, recently published a book with the artist Jane Mount called “My Ideal Bookshelf.” In it, Thessaly interviews over 100 people and Jane paints their bookshelves. As I observed Jane and Thessaly compile the book over the last year, I couldn’t help but think about all the fun opportunities I could have exploring the data behind the shelves.”

Keynote the grugq opsec for russians – from violet blue talk at #29c3

How Occupy Wall Street got religion – “Before this, the police and firemen living in his neighborhood hadn’t had much good to say about Occupy Wall Street, but that has changed completely.”

Dear Hacker Community – We Need To Talk. – dramz in the cryptoparty community

BlaBlaCar – “Connecting drivers with people looking for a ride”

The Anarchist Library – Quite a resource of anarchist texts

Terms of Service; Didn’t Read – “I have read and agree to the Terms” is the biggest lie on the web. We aim to fix that.”

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