5 Sep 2013

Anything but water

  1. Ag-gag laws make it illegal to discuss factory farming, so now you need to rely on the USDA to keep your food safe. I wouldn't, as their system serves industrial farmers. That's why small farmers are certifying themselves as Natural instead of Organic

  2. Speaking of helping customers, click here to get an update on radical social entrepreneurs (i.e., the traditional sort). Then read this case study of rescuing success from failure... in calendar design

  3. The Straight Dope on bitcoins, a history of Silk Road (the black market on the internet where bitcoins are used), and a newbies guide to accessing Silk Road

  4. Back in 2006, there was a great piece of investigative journalism on overpriced, semi-fraudulent Noka Chocolate -- of Plano Texas! Read it

  5. The Great Internet Land Grab (i.e., URL grab, part 2)