Archives for July, 2009

Visit msnbc.com for Breaking News, World News, and News about the Economy And then things went rather badly…

… but that is not our mission.” Right. Except for this robot that powers itself by scooping up … well, just look. ….

BGR Blog Carnival will grow on you!

Berry Go Round, the blog carnival about plants, is up an running here at quiche moraine

World’s second fastest computer

(The fastest computer is the same thing but running a better operating system.) Hat tip: Joe, copied from here.

Overheard at airport:

“Here,” dad to girl, “Get your ID out and have it with your ticket.” “Excuse me, sir,” said the TSA officer, pointing to the young female, “She does not need to have her ID out, she’s a minor.” Dad: “How do you know she’s a minor if you don’t look at her ID?” …. (silence…

Yes! And one of the top staff of that department just sent PZ Myers and the Secular Student Alliance a letter warning them to behave on their upcoming trip to the Creation Museum. I hope every single one of those overtly homosexual visiting heathens is armed. With a Flip. I have one I can loan…

Who gets the first flu shots?

It is decided. The Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices has met, ruminated, voted, and now decrees that pregnant women, health care workers, and children over six months old will be vaccinated first. The reason we even need to worry about this is that there will not be nearly enough flu vaccine to go around in…

Florida Cop Nabbed for Dishonesty

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The Transformation of Sarah Palin

Hey man. I confess that did not groove to it, that I did not feel the beat and sense the vibes. But now I do. Hidden. Hidden deep in her sorry salty subtle soul all this time and I did not sense the vibes. Because I could not do the transformation like William. Before (watch…

At this point, I don’t think I’d have a beer with this cop. Also, I have to agree that Obama stuck his foot in it on this one. He may have been right, wrong, whatever, but when this sort of thing happens it is best to stand back and not get directly involved in this…