Gets Key to Gainesville, Florida

Gainesville’s mayor, Pegeen Hanrahan, presents Petty and each of his band members with a key to the city and proclaims the day as “Tom Petty& the Heartbreakers Day”.             It’s a lot nicer than the one we got in Chicago.      

About A Son documentary

Kurt Cobain: About A Son, directed by AJ Schnack, features audio of interviews between Cobain and journalist Micheal Azerrad set over ambient cinematography of places Cobain called home. Kurt Cobain About A Son: TrailerWatch this video on YouTube

‘Who Writes Wikipedia’

Swartz writes an article examining the contributions to Wikipedia articles written during his candidacy for the Wikimedia Foundation board election in 2006. In the article Swartz disproves JimmyWales notion that the encyclopedia was created by 500-1000 core writers, and shows it was mainly created by occasional writers, many of whom did not register. He says this […]