Sylvia writes to alert us to the reappearance of the Shiwa Tour: The Way of Tibetan Peace and Healing at University Mall. Sponsored by Raleigh’s Kadampa Center, the monks will be in the mall making a mandala from November 28 through December 1.
Or as SlashDot puts it Diebold threatens to pull out of North Carolina. Why? Because state law here requires that all voting systems used in NC must reveal their code. This was enacted in response to the loss of significant votes in several NC counties in the last election.
The Slashdotters have a lot to say about this.
I have a category dedicated to the “Is Your Vote Counted?” discussions in NC and nationally that took place last year at about this time.