Non-Science Fridays

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Category archives for Non-Science Fridays

Meathead of the Week: Sen Criag. He grabbed instant meathead status when he tried to use the excuse that he’s got a “wide stance”. Hehehe; it’s the new “the dog ate my homework”. Where is South Carolina? We need more maps! Why didn’t we think of this before? Oh it’s just too good, such as.…

Meathead of the Week: Bonds. Destroyed his moment in the sun years ago when he started doping. Enough said. Bonus Meatheads: Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson and Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke who have been assuring everyone that the subprime mess has been contained. Oh, except for like our banks, and, like, the banks of Europe,…

Meatheads of the Week (or so) Michael Vick, Tim Donaghy, Michael Rasmussen, and Barry Bonds for good measure. For Dogs, Gambling, Lying, and Doping. The Wonderful World of Sports! Genius of the Week Kyle Smith. For his brilliant review of The Simpsons movie as a Simpsons script. You must go read it. Fat people are…

For the un-initiated, I believe Fridays are good for coffee (I only drink caffeine once a week), doughnuts, and random stuff, not science (does this get me kicked off Science Blogs?). Meathead of the Week: Ken Ziman, partner at Simpson Thatcher. A piece in the NYTimes talks about how law firms are giving summer associates…

Meathead of the Week: The Bush Adminstration Official who blocked the Surgeon General from going to the Special Olympics because it’s supported by the Kennedys. “Why would you want to help those people?”. New low for the Bush admin. What are they, 3rd graders? Forget that, even most third graders wouldn’t use disabled people in…