… and is moving on to what we all hope are bigger and better things for him.

This information was passed to me by Tangled Up in Blue Guy, and you can go there for the details.

it appears that Phil Plait of Bad Astronomy is joining Carl!

Again, details are here.


  1. #1 PZ Myers
    July 1, 2008

    Now we must mock them unmercifully for their exceptionally ugly blog layout. What’s with the big digg/reddit/stumbleupon buttons as the very first thing in all of their posts? Somebody tell Discover that the content is the most important thing to highlight!

  2. #2 Greg Laden
    July 1, 2008

    Right, I always hated that very immature approach to layout. Not cool.

  3. #3 Virgil Samms
    July 1, 2008

    Teh Plan: Start a war between Scienceborgs and Discover. Battle each other mercilessly while all the third party competition fades away. Once you’re the only two sites remaining in the category, merge and force a monopoly on the consumers.

  4. #4 Todd
    July 1, 2008

    Does this mean that you guys will have cage matches? That would be so cool.

  5. #5 Brian X
    July 1, 2008

    Stupid bastard. Now I have to remember to type two urls instead of one. You’re dead to me, Zimmer! You hear that? DEAD TO ME!

    /no, he probably doesn’t
    //no, he really isn’t