First, take a look at this collection of pictures of the recent flooding in the midwest
And then read this article about the Associated Press' new licensing policy for bloggers
I don't know how the rest of you feel about the freeness of information, but I have little sympathy for any organization that believes that as little as five words quoted requires payment. It spits in the eye of fair use, and it just makes a mockery of what copyright intended.
So in my moment of civil disobedience for the night, here's four words from a random AP story:
"policy decisions were vetted"
And you know, I think this time I'm not going to do them the courtesy of linking back to the original story.