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Wednesday linkage

By

Sam Roggeveen

@SamRoggeveen

1 July 2009 15:36

  • Vanity Fair's Sarah Palin profile is getting lots of attention on the US blogosphere.
  • The best piece I've read on the cultural and political subtext to the global grief over Michael Jackson's death. Evidently, Jackson's death was big news in China.
  • Malcolm Gladwell on the digital economy.
  • China's Xinhua news agency spreading its wings...into European supermarkets?
  • A small victory for the environment and enemies of domestic clutter: we're getting closer to a global standard on phone rechargers.
  • The Ute-gate saga from start to finish, as told by lolcats. (Here's a definition of that term.)