Leave it to Von Glitschka to stir up a proverbial hornet's nest. My buddy up north has become a veritable Don Quixote in the graphic design community as of late. It seems one of the more popular cheap “logo mill” type shops, Logoworks, has allegedly been selling stolen design work and passing it off as original fare. The whole mess can be better explained by clicking on this link.
The Prepared Mind
The Prepared Mind is a great blogsite, created especially for the design community. It's maintained by designer Chris Gee, and is a fountainhead of useful information. While you're there, check out the podcasts he's been producing, they're pure gold to the design professional.