Installing CouchPotato on CentOS 7

Here's a brief summary of the steps I performed to install CouchPotato on my home CentOS 7 server. Install Git cd to /var/lib run git clone »

Comparative Advantage and the Tragedy of Tasmania


Munk Debate on State Surveillance: Greenwald/Ohanian vs Hayden/Dershowitz

Glenn Greenwald vs Michael Hayden - can't get much better than this. »

Clearly I've been in a letter writing mood of late

So I've been in a letter writing mood of late. First it was my letter to Tanya Plibersek in regards to the pitfalls of the awful policy of metadata retention, »

Will YOUR metadata be the next intelligence agency leak?

There are apparently around 500,000 people who have access to the hoards of data that the US National Security Agency (NSA) is collecting about you and I. Only one »

Crashtor strikes again

Pastor Crashtor Maldonado strikes again, this time tapping poor defenceless Esteban Gutierrez  into a roll whilst they met up at the first corner. Does this guy ever learn? »

Podcast Recommendations April 2014

I love podcasts. I think the reason for this is it lets me learn and gain knowledge and achieve more, even when I'm doing the most boring of tasks. Whether »

My letter to Tanya Plibersek

At the beginning of this week there were a number of news reports about comments that Tanya Plibersek made in regards to Australia's intelligence agencies and their desire for access »