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 reported by about 70% of schizophrenic patients, as well as by some 15% of patients with mood disorders such as depression; and those under the influence of LSD often experience extreme spatial distortions and surreal visions.

A look into the future, should McCain and Palin win. Effect Measure takes a look at Biden, the Violence Against Women Act, and Palins views on other women’s pregnancies.

How to talk to you doctor about God…. really?!

Let me first start by saying that if your doctor tells you that praying is your last hope of your loved ones survival GET A NEW DOCTOR. Now that I’ve said that let me show you part of this ridiculous article from CNN’s medical correspondent, who is clearly in the wrong specialty of journalism

Ooops, missed Steve Gould’s birthday again. Mystery of Mysteries has it covered.

From Bitch PHD

the Michigan GOP has obtained a list of foreclosure records and is planning to purge these eligible voters from the rolls, preventing them from being able to vote in November.


  1. #1 Ana
    September 11, 2008

    …stopping by to leave a link to the very story you linked to from Bitch PHD. Would have done it on the ‘how McCain will win in November post, but here it is:

  2. #2 Greg Laden
    September 11, 2008

    Thank you. This story could blow up.