This Is the Man Who Currently Heads the Smith

This is the man

who currently heads the Smithsonian and led the sale–I mean, joint venture deal–in which the Smithsonian gave up exclusive access to its holdings to showtime. Here’s a list of his misdoings. Lawrence Small, I am doing a tiny Riverdance of joy preparatory to a bigger, future, full-on stomp-style dance of celebration on your professional grave.

Here’s an archived video of the congressional hearing held today, with Small and others from the Smithsonian’s joint venture testifying and others testifying for the side of open access and widest use. RealPlayer required to view the 2:35:53 clip.

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