Archives for February, 2009

OMG, Ken Ham is Right!!11!!

Is this the best the Republicans can do?

It turns out Jindal was lying about the Katrina story he told during his response to Obama’s “State of the Union” address. Jindal had described being in the office of Sheriff Harry Lee “during Katrina,” and hearing him yelling into the phone at a government bureaucrat who was refusing to let him send volunteer boats…

LeRoy Bell

Since someone is posting love songs, I figured I could do that too. Peace Monday! OK OK so that was not a love song. But the love song is not a video, just a still with the music in the background, and that just isn’t commercial. Well, maybe with a couple of Margaritas in the…

Carefully Selected Cool Intertubual Items

Poking around in my blogroll. So you don’t have to. A letter to Robert Mugabe. This is a must read. By Mugabe especially, but you as well: “Happy Birthday Bob Mugabe” by Nkawzi N. Mhango at Afrospear. Speaking of ironies, here is a list of the Ironies of Ironies. Such as “Wondering who was rude…

LEGO Turing Machine

… Being interviewed by ME! (So don’t expect this to go well!!!!) Sunday March 1, 2009 Prof. Massimo Pigliucci, of the Stonybrook Institute in New York, is a biologist and a philosopher who has published about a hundred technical papers and several books on evolutionary biology. He is a fellow of the American Association for…

For Ol’ Times Sake

Laughing at Coulter. Below the fold.

Inside CPAC

Visit for Breaking News, World News, and News about the Economy

How much would you bet on this economy?

Or, more precisely, during this economy? Stephanie Zvan at Quiche Moraine examines the question of using gaming as a way out of the state’s fiscal crisis in the North Star State, in Assessing the Odds.