7 hours ago
Wednesday, February 5, 2014
Better Late Than Never
Quite a bit has happened in recent days, such as Rod Humble's resignation and the head of the UCCSL's conclusion about Linden Lab and the ToS controversy. Regrettably, this meant a few noteworthy events weren't mentioned. Still deserving of mention, here they are.
Wounded Warrior Benefit Raises Close to 120,000 Lindens
We raised 115k Linden at last nights Wounded Warriors Benefit. That means we will be sending a little over $400 to Wounded Warriors for the month of January 2014. Thank you to all who supported and to the great performers. Pondman Haalan, ( Alton Rex), Ganjo Mokeev and Mankind Tracer ( Seth Regan). You were fantastic. ... Remember, this need does not get smaller. It only gets bigger. Count the blessings that so many have sacrificed to allow us to have. Thank you all for supporting.
Veterans Isle holds Wounded Warrior benefits by Frets Nirvana on the last Sunday of every month.
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ROMA Celebrates Paganalia
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The Drax Files Radio Hour (With Jo Yardley)
first episode of Draxtor Despres' radio show, the program continued to be broadcasted every Friday morning in Second Life, with the episodes available for later listening on the show's webpage. Yours truly planned to listen to each one before writing about it, but time constraints left that a nonoption.
Episode 2 discussed the legacy of the late entertainer Osprey Therian whom passed away recently. Other topics included the Redzone controversy, NSA snooping, net neutrality, and Philip Rosedale's High Fidelity.
Episode 3 featured an interview with Esteban Winsmore. discussing a documentary about virtual reality by Loki Eliot, and a Google Glass user getting arrested.
Episode 4 discussed the resignation of Rod Humble, and the impending shutdown of Cloud Party.
Sorry these stories didn't get attention until now, but better late than never,