Archives for May 7, 2008

It is obvious in the United States that we need to replace the executive with a Democrat and add a few senators in the mix, in order to undo 8 years of Republican policy and replace it with four to 8 years of Democratic policy. This is because Democratic policy is better. Not great, just…

Your brain … to explore the nature of the conscious mind. You are the teacher, and you’ve got a classroom full of reasonably well behaved students. Tell them: “I want you to close your eyes, and I’m going to ask you a question. … Quietly work out the answer to the question and keep your…

The Staggering Cyclone Nargis Catastrophe by Chris Mooney Most Americans haven’t paid any serious attention to hurricanes since 2005, the year that brought us Category 5 mega-monsters Katrina, Rita, and Wilma–storms that kept one-upping each other in intensity and together caused unprecedented damage to the United States. But for nations bordering the Arabian Sea or…

Imagine ….