I did a double-take when I saw the picture on a card from the IAPP–International Association of Privacy Professionals. For a reality check on my reaction I handed a card to a student and asked if she noticed anything. She looked at it for three seconds and said “you mean anything other than the lack of diversity?”
A federal court in Cleveland is hearing corruption charges against former Cuyahoga County Commissioner Jimmy Dimora. TV cameras are not allowed in the courtroom. Nevertheless a local TV station is broadcasting trial excerpts–by having puppets recite actual testimony. Brilliant idea. I’d like to see the Republican debates in the same format.
The lower part of the Civil War monument on the grounds of the Texas Capitol features the inscription captured in the previous post on one side and a chronological list of significant battles on the other three sides. The upper part presents the chronology of each Confederate state’s secession.