Archive for January, 2010
U.S. Kids Spend Almost 1/3 of Their Day Online, Study Finds. Average of 7.5 hours a day surfing the Web from computers, smartphones, and other gadgets. Five years ago, the Kaiser Family Foundation conducted a survey that determined kids between the ages of 8 and 18 spent a whopping 6.5 hours a day on the Internet. According to the New York Times, one of the study’s researchers initially thought that the usage statistics could not possibly increase in the future because of a lack of “enough hours in the day.” – http://www.switched.com/2010/01/21/kids-spend-almost-1-3-of-their-day-online-study-finds/ (via http://ff.im/eG91W)
BAD: Supreme Court’s Decision Kills Campaign Finance Reform http://ow.ly/ZftG Supreme Court, represents a radical fringe, not the grand majority of Americans. So now, thanks to this Court, corporations can fund their candidates without limits, floodgates to usher in a new tsunami of corporate money and corruption into politics opens.