For the last several weeks, the Stop Online Piracy Act (SOPA) has become a hot topic of debate within the House Judiciary Committee. In a nutshell, SOPA is a proposed law lobbied for and supported by a large conglomerate of media organizations and sponsored by Representative Lamar Smith (R TX). On one hand, the law is addressing something of real concern; online piracy. One the other hand, its solution is akin to killing the patient to cure the disease.
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Since most folks are just getting back into the offices after an extended holiday break (myself included), I wanted to post a quick note pointing out the article from last Friday, December 23rd which contained a bounty of downloadable templates for Twitter’s impending enhanced profiles.
One more day of vacation left but I wanted to post a quick pic of the “companion goldfish” in our room at the Hotel Monaco in Old Town Alexandria. They’re available on request and what a terrific idea (it’s a pet friendly hotel to begin with); it’s a great way to add a little something extra. No moral to the story here; just something fun and different.
The Christmas season has Adaptistration’s editorial cartoonist, Paul Dixon, in a creative and giving mood so enjoy today’s special holiday weekend article!