One year ago today
Sneak peek at Preservation Hall Band live at Carnegie Hall album: Here's a hell of a way to start the weekend: a couple of outstanding tracks from the upcoming album St. Peter & 57th St, from the Preservation Hall Band, the very sound of New Orleans.
Five years ago today
Presidential debate fingerpuppet papercraft: Here's a free downloadable set of papercraft candidate finger-puppets so that you can stage your own presidential debates.
Ten years ago today
Dewey Decimal bullies go after theme hotel: The rights-holders to the Dewey Decimal System are suing some people who opened a Dewey-themed hotel in Manhattan where the rooms are decorated and appointed according to the subject that corresponds with their number.
I write books. My latest is a YA science fiction novel called Homeland (it's the sequel to Little Brother). More books: Rapture of the Nerds (a novel, with Charlie Stross); With a Little Help (short stories); and The Great Big Beautiful Tomorrow (novella and nonfic). I speak all over the place and I tweet and tumble, too.