To take note of:

basil’s blog » Blog Archive » Speeding Up Your Blog (Revisited) There are actually several things that can cause your blog to load … or appear to load … slowly.

Alaa: Further developments

Egypt democracy activist blogs from cell – Yahoo! News: CAIRO, Egypt – Even from his cell in an Egyptian prison, Alaa Abdel-Fattah is blogging — scribbling messages on slips of paper that make their way to the Internet and spread around the world. Technorati Tags: Alaa