i can’t believe that summer is nearly over. i’ve spent a large part of it tied to my computer in my home office. Steve Reese (U Texas-Austin) and i are finally writing the third edition of Mediating the Message. we began this project when we were both assistant professors at UT in the late 1980s. the first edition came out in 1991 published by Longman, and we wrote the second edition in 1996, also with Longman.
i was surfing the itunes app store, saw a to-do app (i have dozens of them), and started reading. its syncing claims are more than i could understand, so i went to the app’s web site and started reading faqs. then this popped up. the app’s developers’ religious preferences are being questioned by some people, as if this would make it a dangerous to-do world domination machine! you have to read it to believe it.