Olympic linking lunacy

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In another of my occasional series of articles about organisations who mistakenly think they can control how you link to them on the web, there’s a great example on the London 2012 website. Here’s the relevant paragraph: Links to the Site. You may create your own link to the Site, provided that your link is …

Olympic Flame

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The Olympic flame came to Evesham today. I was there to watch it, along with other members of the town council and assorted dignitaries, from our position in the VIP viewing area. Although, actually, we didn’t really use the viewing area at all – like everyone else, we just pushed out into the road as …

The London Olympic Games And Paralympic Games Security, Control And Marketing Regulations

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Someone asked a question on Usenet: Supposing the Army wanted to station missiles on my roof to shoot down Olympic miscreants, what powers and legislation would they be relying on to enable them to do this? How might I stop them? The London Olympic Games And Paralympic Games Security, Control And Marketing Regulations 2009 gives …