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BBC ENGINEER MAY HAVE CURED THE KING’S SPEECH

January 28, 2011 by · 5 Comments 

It now turns out that a young BBC engineer was responsible for editing out the stammering from King George VI’s speeches during World War II. The work of the engineer, David Martin, who was only 19 when he was called upon to remove the stutters came to light in a letter released by his daughter, […]

PHOTOGS SUE TO BLOCK BORDER SEARCHES OF THEIR LAPTOPS

September 8, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

The American Civil Liberties Union filed a lawsuit on Tuesday challenging a U.S. policy that now allows customs officers to search the content of laptops and other devices of persons arriving from abroad even if a traveler is not suspected of wrongdoing. The lawsuit was brought on behalf of The National Press Photographers Association, whose […]