Archives for September 11, 2008

Obama: “WTF?”

I know that by blogospheric standards this is ancient but I just came across this particular video and thought I’d share (This is from yesterday). Hat Tip: Minnesota Campaign Report

Blogospherics: Recommended reads

For a true WTF moment, visit The Quantum Pontiff to see what he has discovered hiding under the internet. Seriously. I can’t explain it, just go look. Neurobiology of a hallucination Hallucinations are often associated with psychiatric conditions such as schizophrenia or with LSD and related drugs. Hearing voices is a characteristic symptom which is…

Palin For President!

Hat Tip The Faithful Penguin

It turns out it IS all about sex.

Boob ogling is not the only place where male power brokering and sexual politics play out. It turns out that when the crazy Republicans at the RNC were shouting “Drill Baby Drill” they were not merely making an inappropriate (for prime time) sexual reference about oil drilling, they were (inadvertently?) describing what Republican Appointed oil…

Minnesota Science Standards

The Minnesota Science Standards are currently in the process of review and updating. This is what the governor of Minnesota thinks. He’s wrong about the “local” thing. He is such a ball-less ass. Oh, I so wish he was in Palin’s position. Maybe. If you are in Minnesota and want to provide your feedback on…

Some time Friday night or even late after noon on Friday, you can expect hurricane force winds from Hurricane Ike to affect the Texas coast, possibly not too far from Galveston/Houston. Note, however, that the Hurricane is still pretty far out at sea and it is just now beginning a slow right turn that is…

One of the earliest preserved and apparently still funcitonal condoms. Liberal (as in liberal philosophy) policies such as family planning and feminism, universal health care, support of and respect for scientific research, universal and high quality education, and the rejection — even within a relatively conservative society — of conservative beliefs as well as personal…

Large Hadron Rap

Dr. Isis the Scientist at On Becoming a Domestic and Laboratory Goddess, has written an open letter to our sister, Zuska, regarding (in part) the exchanges between my Sbling and myself. Dr. Isis points out that she has had a long term academic interests in breasts, which is primarily political and pragmatic as it turns…