Archives for October 24, 2008

The Reacto-O-Meter

End the Gridlock

New Movie: “Thanks but No Thanks!”

Oh, this is just unbelievable. Thanks Mmme P for digging this up for our enjoyment. You must be assimilated. Into the suburban borg. Anything else is animalistic tribalism. I literally became somewhat nauseated watching this. But then, I thought … “Hey, we’re putting this bitch, I mean, witch[hunter] away. This is not a problem any…

Rush Limbaugh Is a Big Fat Idiot

Rush Limbaugh Is a Big Fat Idiot

Breaking News: Arne Endorses Barack!

I was sitting in a meeting the other day, and two people who have lived in Minnesota a lot longer than I have brought up Governor Arne (pronounced “arny”) Carlson. Carlson was governor years ago. Since I’ve moved here, I’ve heard Carlson now and then as a commenter on Minnesota Public Radio, and to be…

There is a new paper, just coming out in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, that explores the idea that humans have undergone an increased rate of evolution over the last several tens of thousands of years. By an increased rate of evolution, the authors mean an increased rate of adaptive change in the…

Welcome to the 22 October Edition of the Four Stone Hearth Anthropology Blog Carnival. The previous edition of this carnival was on Clashing Culture. The Home Page of Four Stone Hearth is here, and the next edition will be at Archaeoporn. And now, on with the show!