Archives for March 24, 2009

PLoS ONE gets community blog

PLoS ONE now has a community blog. You an see it here and read Bora’s take on it here. This is in part to mark the fife thousandth paper published by PLoS ONE, and the growth of the on line community to a level that may sustain a community blog. Check it out.

Lunar Eclipse in Time Lapse

Hat Tip Wired Science

Rachel Maddow: Sarah Palin is a …

erp Visit for Breaking News, World News, and News about the Economy I love Rachel Maddow. You know, in a healthy, non-stalking kinda way. But I do.

Tangled Up in Blue Guy examines Genie Scott’s testimony in Texas and takes it to another level. Here.

Rachel Maddow: AIG -> AIU

… and related matters. Visit for Breaking News, World News, and News about the Economy

Owning the Weather

Hat Tip The Intersection (where you will find details on the film)

Obama Cool = Cheney Smackdown

… Cheney has been rather out of line. And now he’s out of breath. Visit for Breaking News, World News, and News about the Economy

(London) A British worker for Microsoft is suing the computer giant in London, alleging discrimination. Jamie Durrant, 38, claims in his complaint to the labor tribunal that the company failed to take action despite numerous complaints he was being harassed by fellow workers. Durrant … claims emails were circulated among employees with headings including “I’m…

Back before the election in November, Stephanie Zvan and I had dinner to discuss the idea of forming a community of like minded bloggers to exchange resources and information. Mike Haurbrich was part of that conversation as well, but not at dinner that particular evening, which was at The Blue Nile. During that conversation, and…

In conversation with reporters earlier today Coleman noted that he does not anticipate this case going to the US Supreme Court, though he did apparently say this in his usual smarmy way so he can change his mind later. He did indicate that he DOES anticipate bringing the case to the Minnesota Supreme Court if…