Jon Humphrey

Citizen Journalist • Bellingham • Member since May 23, 2017

Jon Humphrey is currently a music educator in Bellingham and very active in the community. He also has decades of professional IT experience including everything from support to development. He considers Bellingham to be the best place he has ever lived and has been here for over 8 years now. He has been interested in technology, music, and science since he was very young and holds a degree in Music Production/Technology from the prestigious Hartt School. He started writing for his high school newspaper and has even published a sci-fi novel on Amazon. Aside from his above interests, Jon spends his time repairing electronics, cars, hiking, diving, and motorcycling. He is a well known figure in the Open Source and Retro Gaming communities and does what he can to support them. He also cares very much about the environment, homelessness, and digital divide issues and does what he can on those fronts too.

Articles by Jon Humphrey

Biased BAG Internet Survey

By Jon HumphreyOn Nov 28, 2021

The COB has a long history of writing biased studies to protect special interests. In 2011 the COB ran a TV study on Comcast’s behalf that was designed to make [...]

Comcast Extorts Customers for Repairs

By Jon HumphreyOn Nov 20, 2021

[Update 11/22/2021: After about 3 days without an internet connection I finally got hooked back up. Before coming out, Comcast reiterated that we most likely would be charged for the repair, but [...]

Electric School Buses #2

By Jon HumphreyOn Nov 14, 2021

Hello valiant readers. After receiving a lot of great responses from experts, environmentalists, and many other concerned citizens, I’ve decided to write a second article on electric school [...]

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Recent comments

"A fair point Angelo. Still, at the time of this writing: Comcast is worth: $223.47 billion dollars CenturyLink (who rebranded as Lumen to try to escape legit legal ramification like Johnson [...]

Nov 28, 2021 on
Comcast Extorts Customers for Repairs

"Yes, sometimes we do see a 2 steps forward 2 steps back approach especially in fake progressive places like Washington. So the devil will be in the details. I have no party [...]

Nov 21, 2021 on
Comcast Extorts Customers for Repairs

"Jim, there are no allies for the environment, and therefore 90% of the population, at the Port. We lost any chance of having a real climate action plan when we got [...]

Nov 18, 2021 on
Electric School Buses #2

"I should have been more specific Jim. I was talking about a plan that isn’t a total greenwashing joke.

Nov 18, 2021 on
Electric School Buses #2

"Thanks Liz. I want to talk about how fiber will help save the environment for a minute since so many of our candidates run on that platform and then get [...]

Nov 17, 2021 on
Electric School Buses #2