Rex’s random links for 10.15.08

A Cloud and a Prayer | Subtraction, Khoi Vinh’s Web Site:. Seeing giant corporations dissolve into nothing has Khoi wondering what would happen to all that personal digital content we all trust Google (and much less established companies) to maintain.

The Economy Really Is Fundamentally Strong | Quote – “Strong productivity growth makes inflation less of a threat, giving the Federal Reserve more leeway in battling recession. And because it enables more economic growth down the road, it could make it far easier to pay off the giant debts the Federal Government is incurring to save the banking system and the economy.” My observation: Should Obama win — as the polls predict he will — those who support him should hope this is correct as it will help make his Presidency as successful as his candidacy.