This day in history
#15yrsago Sequoia Voting Systems threatens Felten’s Princeton security research team https://freedom-to-tinker.com/2008/03/17/interesting-email-sequoia/
#10yrsago Sheet music for the Mario “coin” sound https://web.archive.org/web/20091030172840/http://www.mariopiano.com/mario-sheet-music-coin-sound.html
#10yrsago CPAC racism panel derailed by audience member who suggests slaves should have been grateful for food, shelter & clothing https://archive.thinkprogress.org/cpac-participant-defends-slavery-at-minority-outreach-panel-it-gave-food-and-shelter-to-blacks-1959db62fa/
#5yrsago Richard Spencer says that antifa sucked all the fun out of college appearances, calls it quits https://theintercept.com/2018/03/17/richard-spencer-college-tour-antifa-alt-right/
#5yrsago Wells Fargo accused of ripping off rich people, too https://www.cnbc.com/2018/03/16/wells-fargo-wealth-management-employees-questioned-by-federal-agents-wsj.html
#1yrago Late stage capitalism is weird capitalism: A planned economy run by Blackrock, Vanguard and State Street https://pluralistic.net/2022/03/17/shareholder-socialism/#asset-manager-capitalism
Cory Doctorow (craphound.com) is a science fiction author, activist, and blogger. He has a podcast, a newsletter, a Twitter feed, a Mastodon feed, and a Tumblr feed. He was born in Canada, became a British citizen and now lives in Burbank, California. His latest nonfiction book is Chokepoint Capitalism (with Rebecca Giblin), a book about artistic labor market and excessive buyer power. His latest novel for adults is Attack Surface. His latest short story collection is Radicalized. His latest picture book is Poesy the Monster Slayer. His latest YA novel is Pirate Cinema. His latest graphic novel is In Real Life. His forthcoming books include Red Team Blues, a noir thriller about cryptocurrency, corruption and money-laundering (Tor, 2023); and The Lost Cause, a utopian post-GND novel about truth and reconciliation with white nationalist militias (Tor, 2023).