No, my headline has nothing to do with the story, really. But I’m tired. Which is why I link without comment to Ben Goldacre’s dissection of the recent “GM-potatoes cause cancer” flare-up. I’ve got something cooking myself, which will go nicely with one of the comments Ben elicited, but it needs to simmer a few more hours.
Webmentions allow conversations across the web, based on a web standard. They are a powerful building block for the decentralized social web.