#TBT – Crashing Blue – “Triumph and Insolence”

I’m taking a look back at my band’s album, released in 2004, as a series of #TBT posts.

Track 3 is called “Triumph and Insolence.” There were lots of jokes in the studio around the title and I think one was “Treason and Petulance.” It’s about a relationship that went south, but more specifically about that wonderfully confusing situation where someone says they don’t want a relationship and things are just casual… and then they get upset when the other person sees someone else. In this case, that person attempted to pit her friends and others against our protagonist and tarnish their reputation.

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Why Apple Should Win Its Latest Court Case

Apple’s latest court battle is in the form of a class-action lawsuit that argues Apple stifled competition by using its FairPlay DRM for the music files in the iTunes Music Store. It also alleges that Apple deleted songs from competing services from the devices of users.

Both of those things are “true.” But Apple still shouldn’t pay a dime. Continue reading “Why Apple Should Win Its Latest Court Case”