Blogospherics – Recommended reads

Family Values; Obama’s Patriotism; Florida Creationists Won’t Go Away; Learn about the bird flu; The Beagle, under the hood.

Discussion of and response to this:

Glenn Stanton, director of global family formation studies at Focus on the Family, said there’s a clear consensus among anthropologists: “A family is a unit that draws from the two types of humanity, male and female,” he said. “Those two parts of humanity join together, create new life and they both cooperate in the legitimization of the child, if you will, and the development of the child.”

Can be found here, at Box Turtle Bulletin.

Tangled Up in Bluge Guy: “In a well-organized e-mail campaign, the Republicans are sowing the seed of doubt about the patriotism and religion of Barack Obama.” Details here.

“Florida aims to snatch defeat from victory” discussed by PZ Myers.

Good Bird Flue Primer at Effect Measure.

Have a brief tour of the reconstructed Beagle, at The Beagle Project Blog.