Archives for November 23, 2007

Elephants Are Not Ethnic-Blind

I have had this experience. I’ve traveled literally hundreds of kilometers by foot together with Efe (Pygmy) hunters in the Ituri Forest. We see very few animals. The few we do see are attacked, killed, and eaten. Well, a lot of them actually get away, but that is the idea. But I’ve also traveled many…

Information about Chiropractry

Information about chiropractic treatment. Back pain? Just feeling down and want and adjustment? Are your legs different lengths? Find out more about Chiropractry here. [hat tip: Pharyngula]

Trick Out your Box

Bored with your computer? No need to be. As you probably know, there is a whole culture, perhaps even cult, surrounding tricking out your computer. There is even a journal devoted to the topic (the name of which escapes me at the moment). My favorite example (from that journal) is the “PC in a Fridge”…

Blogospherics

On Phillip Johnson In April, the executive producer of Judgment Day conducted an interview with Phillip Johnson. Johnson is widely credited as the father of the Intelligent Design movement. I found a profound lack of understanding of genetics in his denial of natural processes. I am not even a lawyer and I know better: Click…

Fixing Your Dictionary

Your are typing some text into your FIrefox 2.0 Browser, and you spell something terribly wrong. Like this: I am so glad I upgreaded to Firefox 2.0, because it has a built in spell checker. You see the error where you meant to type “upgraded.” So you right click on it to pick the correct…

If only we could go back in time…

Oh, wait, don’t stop don’t stop! Please tell us about the religion bit!

Be my computer friend