Archives for September 13, 2008

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Farewell Sbling…

Good Bye Peter. Enjoy your new digs.

Technology Tidbits

Hewlett Packard is working on an alternative operating system to replace Microsoft Vista on the consumer-oriented systems that it sells. At the same time, HP is working on technology that will allow users who are stuck with, I mean, using Vista to bypass some of the roadblocks that the Microsoft operating system throws up to…

Sb Poetics: Today in Politics

Ay yi yi, McCain weighs in on Palin’s qualifications As long as you’re being rational about this, McCain and Sleazy Campaigning And yet another political roundup…

Uffda. Sorry world. We’ll try to get her unelected, OK? Hat tip PZ Myers

According to a report in The Telegraph: … as the first particles were circulating in the machine near Geneva, a Greek group had hacked into the facility and displayed a page with the headline “GST: Greek Security Team.” The people responsible signed off: “We are 2600 – dont mess with us. (sic)” The website –…

Happy Birthday the Integrated Circuit!

You are 50 years old today!

Carnivals

Carnival of Mathematics Carnival of the Recipes The 95th Skeptics’ Circle The 64th Carnival of Feminists New and Exciting in PLoS ONE Friday Ark #208 Carnival of the Liberals #73 Carnival of Cinema Carnival of the Green #144! Carnival of Food and Travel : #3 Welcome To The 142nd Festival Of Frugality Kiddie Carnival of…

Annie Laurie Gaylor on Atheists Talk Radio

Sunday, August 17, 2008, 9-10 a.m. Central Time Mike Haubrich will host Annie Laurie Gaylor, co-president of the Freedom From Religion Foundation. They will discuss their upcoming national conference October 10-11, 2008 in Chicago. “Atheists Talk” airs live on AM 950 KTNF in the Minneapolis/St. Paul area. To stream live, go here. Podcasts of past…