Archives for June 12, 2009

Notes from the North Woods

Someone asked me at dinner “What time did you get up” and as I was trying to remember what time I woke up this morning, and kinda wondering why she was asking me that, my wife answered for me: “Noon.” So I’m thinking “Why does Amanda think I woke up at noon. As a matter…

The National Center for Science Education has a new web page, as part of their ever-improving and getting really quite wonderful web site, on Creationism and The Law. Here.

The End of the Line

I just read this, and it made me want to see this: and I’m asking you to look at this, but also this.

Tune up your iPhone and trip out.

With the recent news about this book being made into a movie, I’m reposting my review of it. The Time Traveler’s Wife This is an easy decision, and not only because I read about five pieces of fiction this year and most of them were pulp. Well, OK, that is a factor. But this book…

A spectacular edition of the birdy blog carnival, I and the Bird (# 102) is up at The Birder’s Lounge. The carnival provides a map showing the approximate location of each bird discussed. For the record, the following is a somewhat more accurate location for the birds in my post. The X is where the…

It all started with a joke by my friend Monica. Question: “How many feminists does it take to screw in a light bulb?” Answer: “That’s not funny!” Sometimes when I’m writing on my blog, I’m speaking to every reader. Sometimes I’m speaking to a subset of readers. Sometimes I’m speaking to just one or two…

Do not adjust your television set.

Widespread panic and confusion has been predicted by major media outlets as all analog televisions in the United States stop working today.