This day in history

2004, 2009, 2014.

Cory Doctorow
2 min readApr 14, 2024


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#20yrsago Why national ID cards make us less safe

#15yrsago Amazon explains cataloging error that banished queer books to “adult” purgatory

#15yrsago Texas lawmaker: Chinese Americans should change names so “Americans” can handle them

#15yrsago John McDaid’s “(Nothing But) Flowers”, sweet and haunting sf story

#15yrsago Terrible anti-piracy ads from the past 15 years

#10yrsago Study: American policy exclusively reflects desires of the rich; citizens’ groups largely irrelevant

#10yrsago HOWTO buy your way out of a California speeding ticket

#10yrsago Japanese game-show asks celebs to eat household objects that may or may not be chocolates