I know I’ve not posted links in here for ages (if people are interested they can subscribe to my Google Reader RSS stream) but there’s a bunch of stuff that’s come up recently that I’d like to share.

Dollhouse and sexual exploitation. Alas, I’m not the only person not finding Dollhouse terribly enthusing.

We Are Fractal Sheep – a very interesting essay on how even when you corral a particular type of people (geeks for example) they will re-organise themselves into the familiar pre-existing patterns (producing a sub-set of "jocks", etc).

Italy agrees citizen patrols after outcry – because legalising mobs always works out well.