Around the Web Digest

Enjoy this sampling of what we Minds were reading and linking to in the month of August. You can also receive them instantly and on a daily basis by “following” @savageminds on Twitter or “liking” Savage Minds on Facebook. If you’ve found something around the web that might be of interest to the Savage Minds community email me — mdthomps AT

Matt Thompson is adjunct assistant professor of anthropology in the Department of Sociology and Criminal Justice at Old Dominion University and a student in the School of Information Science at the University of Tennessee. He was once cast as a soldier in Andrew Jackson's army in a theatrical production on an Indian reservation.