Who is Ben Welsh?
Posts about The News
Why develop in the newsroom
Google Voice fails the Obama test
OpenLayers Recipe: How to map proportional symbols
Django recipe: Add an auto-count field to your model
When mashups attack
Five ways your data app can catch the big news hook
How we got here, or Which past are we prolouging again?
Permalinks, low-rent data viz and other stupid Caspio tricks
The blogosphere says goodbye, Sen. Jesse Helms
The New York Times hearts "Anal Massage For Lovers?"
Get the LA Times on your Kindle
Tickertube, Ben's first stab at Amazon Web Services
The Bo Diddley Beat (1955-???)
California's War Dead
LA red light cameras on your TomTom or Garmin
Bill O'Reilly Flips Out, The Ringtone
Wright '01 vs. Wright '08
Uranus J. "Bob" Appel
More Many Eyes
One feed, straight steez
Which Barack Obama headline makes the best band name?
Let them eat Yellowcake: Iran's hottest YouTubes
Petraeus '07 vs. Petraeus '08
What the future holds for farmworkers, Hispanics...and U.S. senators?
Go snoop yourself
The Wright side of history
Una investigación del Times
Is McDonalds financing the Black Disciples?
God, shut your mouth
The sweet spot between punditry and misanthropy
What's the Standard Issue?
The Tony Wilson Corollary
What will the Chinese Olympics look like?
Who is the Daily Muckiest?
The Arcade Fire Hypecloud
Ben's News Cloud
How much does George Bush read?
Chicago 39, New Orleans 14
The Reality-Based Community's One Note Tune
Ben's News Bag
The Difference: Claire McCaskill for U.S. Senate
From the Fine Print: Stop Smiling, Start Squinting
A partisan split on bipartisanship
The New War Correspondent: G.I. Joe
Taher Thabet, that's who
Who broke Haditha?
My Media Diet