Archives for December 13, 2007

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This should make you feel better

Sorry about the O’Reilly video, that must have been difficult to look at. So, to make you feel better, have a look at this:

You are right, Bill. We don’t care about Christmas. We simply believe that no religion should be in the public square. Finally you get it.

1. w00t (interjection) expressing joy (it could be after a triumph, or for no reason at all); similar in use to the word “yay” w00t! I won the contest! [source]

The rock formation depicted here is believed to have been built by the giant Fin McCool (a.k.a. Fionn Mac Cumhaill) as a causeway to Scotland allowing the giant Benandonner to cross over so the two could engage in a competition of strength. However, a newly formed group called the “Causeway Creation Committee” now asserts that…

Octopus Counting

Evolution Video

Myth: Elephants are Afraid of Mice

Or are they (not)????

2007 was a very, very warm year

The University of East Anglia and the Met Office’s Hadley Centre have released their global temperature estimates for the present year, in preliminary form. IT turns out that this is the seventh warmest year since 1850. Furthermore, the eleven warmest years since 1850 have all occurred during the last 13 years. In other words, it…

Gecko

This is an African geko on the frosted glass of a door pane, from inside.