Archives for August 9, 2009

Henry Gee’s Got a New Image

In the form of a new persono-professional web site. Here.

Atheist baby naming ceremony

As an anthropologists, I have a LOT of thoughts about this. I’d love to know your thoughts. (Sorry the embedding is so obnoxious. There was no obvious way to remove the ads.) Hat tip: This site

The Family meets Bill Maher

Hat Tip: A Blog from Hell

OMG, I Was Born in Kenya!

And your baby. I suppose that will be after the forced sex change operation. Mike has a writeup on this lunacy. We really are a nation divided by IQ points.

Health Care Protests as Racism

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The End of the Skeptical Loon

Continued… For this final installation of How the Loon Terns, I’d like to very briefly address four different items of “common knowledge.” Loons are driven off lakes by boaters. Loons use nursery pools. Loon are “ancient birds” “Loons winter in Mexico (or wherever).”

Have you voted for Ana yet?

Well, you can do it every day, so please do it again! Thank you very much.

Atom bomb hits Nagasaki

….. on this day in 1945. American forces have dropped an atomic bomb on Nagasaki – the second such attack on Japan in three days. The bomb was dropped by parachute from an American B29 Bomber at 1102 local time. It exploded about 1,625 ft (500m) above the ground and is believed to have completely…