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Thursday, August 09, 2007

Free culture party coming to a city near you

Heather Ford, 50 Parties Club, Hblog, August 8, 2007.  Excerpt:

...Jimmy Wales...suggested that we start a ‘50 free/sharing culture parties club’ where people around the globe hosted parties in their city and invited member of the free culture fraternity - Wikipedians, Creative Commoners, open access-ers, free software-ers and those interested in finding out more about free/sharing digital culture.

We’ve had an amazing response. Jimmy started a Facebook group that has 148 members after just 10 hours and we have parties planned for Cape Town, Chennai and Austin....