Internet Theory and Philosophy: Nanny Goat Gruff and the Internet Trolls

From the Lest We Forget Department: The Trials of J. Robert Oppenheimer

It seems like it should be true, even if it isn’t exactly true: The bigger the car, the more the tickets?

I ask myself a question of this general form almost every day: How many jobs do we have to lose before Republicans stop obstructing?

From the recently re-minted oceanographic blog Deep Sea News: Satellite tracked sea turtle swims in Google Ocean

What did Charles Darwin really look like? This maybe.

This happens every now and then. The prying of the guns from the cold dead hands of the right wing yahoos. Better get to Walmarts Now!


  1. #1 Coturnix
    February 7, 2009

    I love Stephanie’s fable. BTW, there is something seriously wrong with the “Charles Darwin really look like” link….

  2. #2 Greg Laden
    February 7, 2009

    I’m hoping we see a long string of these blogotheoretical posts on Q.M.

    Thanks for the catch on the Darwin link. Should be fixed now.

  3. #3 Coturnix
    February 7, 2009

    Nope, still points to sea turtles….

  4. #4 Greg Laden
    February 7, 2009

    Now it is REALLY fixed.

  5. #5 Coturnix
    February 7, 2009

    Oh, yes! 😉

  6. #6 Stephanie Z
    February 7, 2009

    Thanks, Bora!

  7. #7 Glendon Mellow
    February 7, 2009

    As soon as I saw the sea turtles comment, I thought of Capt. Sparrow.

  8. #8 BruceH
    February 8, 2009

    Sea turtle link is missing the “ht” from “http://”