Archives for December 6, 2007

Do you live in the Twin Cities Area? Are you doing anything next Thursday, December 13th at about 7.30PM? Come and see the film The Listening Project Born in Philadephia, reared in the Bay Area and schooled by his lifelong addiction to world travel, Twin Cities-based filmmaker Dominic Howes has spent the last 10 years…

Sandra,, for your enjoyment:

How sick is your sense of humor? Really sick? Good, enjoy the show….

How To Wiki

This is a useful video to get the point of “wiki” across to, say, the students in your class or a group of coworkers who may not all be on the same page.

Scorpion vs. Meerkat

One of the things about doing archaeology in South Africa is that you dig these things up all the time: (Scorpians, not meerkats)

Legacy of Linnaeus

Also known as Linnaeus’ Legacy (but it occurs to me that one should avoid “‘” in the title of a web blog post) is now at Laelaps, here. This is a new blog carnival, and a really good one. Enjoy! And, if you are thinking of submitting something to this web carnival for next month,…

New Biblical Documentary

PZ Myers bagged this hysterical video on the Garden of Eden’s family reunion. Here. A must see. OK, I’ll see you one and raise you one: (I never really thought about it before, but GI Joe kinda is a clothes horse, isn’t he?)

Minnesota has its quirks

And some are very very annoying. We had crazy Christians running around last year putting up anti-Evolution billboards. Now, this: Running right through the heart of the Twin Cities is a spiritual road that dozens of evangelical churches say is specifically mentioned in the Bible as the “Way of Holiness.” They call it the “Highway…

Romney Has a Big Tent

But there is only room in it for Christians. “There are some who may feel that religion is not a matter to be seriously considered in the context of the weighty threats that face us. If so, they are at odds with the nation’s founders…. In John Adams’ words: ‘We have no government armed with…