Samuel Alito: Rockin’ Steady?

Michael Giberson From the musical section of the “who’da thunk it” department comes this little footnote (from a law journal article [PDF] on the uses of popular music in legal writing), attached to a remark that Justice Samuel Alito “once attended a ska music festival”: [15] Becker & Russakoff, supra note 13, available at 2006 … More Samuel Alito: Rockin’ Steady?More Samuel Alito: Rockin’ Steady?

Cellphone Gives India’s Traditional Sardine Fishermen Bargaining Power

Michael Giberson Kevin Sullivan, writing in the Washington Post, delivers a fantastic story about how the spread of cellphones among traditional fishermen in India has reshaped the industry: Rajan said that before he got his first cellphone a few years ago, he used to arrive at port with a load of fish and hope for … More Cellphone Gives India’s Traditional Sardine Fishermen Bargaining PowerMore Cellphone Gives India’s Traditional Sardine Fishermen Bargaining Power