Archives for July 7, 2008

Hard to be (A Liberal)

More Open Access Chatter

I’ve noticed that the current discussion of Open Access has produced, on my site, a high ratio of comments to visitors. There are very few people actually reading these posts (relatively speaking) but lots of talking. Passionate positions among few people. I would like to take this moment to point out a few new items…

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Madia for Congress

This: Professor wants to observe illegal assisted suicides Academic seeks understanding of the right-to-die movement Douglas Todd, Vancouver Sun Published: Thursday, July 03, 2008 Canada’s university professors are preparing to defend the right of a Metro Vancouver researcher to witness illegal assisted suicides in the name of increasing understanding of the right-to-die movement. The Canadian…

They did not like her because she is a Lesbian. So two girls beat her while a third taped the beating. They actually didn’t need to bother taping the event, as a security camera picked it up as well. It is astonishing how often one manefestation of ignorance is associated with another… The girls face…

Where can I buy sustainable lobster? Look to Massachusetts for the most sustainable lobster around. And look for the green claw band, or ask your fishmonger to get the green band Massachusetts lobster. Why? Because Massachusetts lobstermen are taking the trouble to reduce harm to whales. Massachusetts lobermen are ahead of lobstermen in some other,…

Give Chuck Money

U CAN HAZ UR LOLCODE

Thanks to Evan I am now aware of LOLcode. I knew there was a proposal, but I had no idea how much it had advanced. LOLcode is being developed in a series of projects that I would divide into two categories: Bleeders and sneakers. Bleeders are implementations in a particular interpreted language (so far all…