The Daily Mining Gazettehttp://www.mininggazette.comTop Headlinesen-usTue, 16 Sep 2014 05:26:46 EDTTue, 16 Sep 2014 05:26:46 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssIs the Islamic State really un-Islamichttp://www.mininggazette.com/page/content.detail/id/537338.html"Now let's make two things clear: ISIL is not Islamic. No religion condones the killing of innocents, and the vast majority of ISIL's victims have been Muslim. And ISIL is certainly not a stat.Mon, 15 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDTPresidential malpracticehttp://www.mininggazette.com/page/content.detail/id/537339.htmlNBC's Chuck Todd got a good deal of attention for warning that "(Obama's) on the precipice of doing Jimmy Carter-like damage to the Democratic brand on foreign policy." As distasteful as it is to defend Jimmy Carter, this isn't fair to hi.Mon, 15 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDTI have terrible taste in musichttp://www.mininggazette.com/page/content.detail/id/537305.htmlI have one request for when I die that I give to all my friends: take my iPod and destroy it. Smash it with a hammer, throw it in the lake, whatever you have to do to make sure its contents remain unknown.Sat, 13 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDTBerkeley vs. Big Sodahttp://www.mininggazette.com/page/content.detail/id/537288.htmlI was phoned the other night in middle of dinner by an earnest young man named Spencer, who said he was doing a survey. Rather than hang up I agreed to answer his questions.Sat, 13 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDTDianne Longhttp://www.mininggazette.com/page/content.detail/id/537309.htmlCALUMET - Dianne Long, 68, a resident of Calumet passed away on Friday, September 12, 2014, at the Aspirus Keweenaw Hospital in Laurium. Arrangements will be announced by the Erickson Crowley Peterson Funeral Home.Sat, 13 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDT