15.6.05

Link Dump 15/6/05

  • - Freeway Blogger. A bunch of people protesting the Iraq war and other social issues by placing signs on the sides of US freeways. "When you put a sign on the freeway people will read it until someone takes it down. Depending on its size, content and placement it can be seen by hundreds of thousands of people." They have 1200+ sign posts in 48 states of the country. Grassroots protesting works.
  • - Haruki Murukami, a rebel in Japan eyes status in America: "During a recent interview at his office, a barefoot Mr. Murakami, wearing jeans and an orange shirt, spoke on a variety of subjects, from his place in contemporary literature to his writing habits."