Archives for June, 2008

An interesting article from today’s New York Times: The rapper RZA, a founder of the Wu-Tang Clan, sat in a suite on the 48th floor of the Mandarin Oriental hotel overlooking Central Park, staring at a chess game through a pair of sunglasses. His hand was frozen a few inches above the board as he…

Jews Exploiting Darwin?

Here’s the Hamas Deputy Minister of Religious Endowment exposing a heretofore unexpected Jewish threat: “There are also theories that were invented by non-Jews, but they disseminate them, knowing that they are scientifically false, such as the theory of Darwin. Darwin was not Jewish, but they exploited his theory. Even though new Darwinist theories have appeared,…

Here’s the latest from William Dembski: Colorado Governor Bill Ritter’s signing of a transgender anti-discrimination bill points up the lunacy that ensues in a world without design. He then links to this article by Ross Kaminsky in the right-wing magazine Human Events.

The New York Times provides an update on the latest shenanigans of the ID folks:

Looks like an exciting weekend in our nation’s capitol. The sevetneenth edition of the World Humanist Congress will be in Washington D.C. from June 5 to June 9. I think I can be persuaded to go check it out! Click Here for all the details.

Best. Crossword. Ever.

Be sure to have a look at the crossword puzzle in today’s New York Times. It’s the bestest, most awesomest crossword ever! Actually, I haven’t seen it yet. The Times does not make their crosswords freely available online (is there no end to their treachery?). And it’s not so easy to find a print edition…