This day in history

2003, 2008, 2018, 2022.

Cory Doctorow
1 min readNov 30, 2023


Next Tuesday (Dec 5), I’m at Flyleaf Books in Chapel Hill, NC, with my new solarpunk novel The Lost Cause, which’s Bill McKibben called “The first great YIMBY novel: perceptive, scientifically sound, and extraordinarily hopeful.”

#20yrsago San Francisco’s homelessness quagmire

#20yrsago Roy Disney resigns from Disney, slams Eisner

#15yrsago How Dan Kaminsky broke and fixed DNS

#5yrsago Tavi Gevinson is folding up Rookie, after seven years: part mediapocalypse, part moving on

#5yrsago Peak indifference has arrived: a majority of Republicans say climate change is real

#5yrsago The EU took the word “filters” out of the Copyright Directive, but it’s still all about filters

#5yrsago One More For the Road: The Laugh-Out-Loud Cats are back!

#1yrago Booz Allen ticketmastered America’s public lands