Archives for October 1, 2009

Bachmann truly goes off the deep end. Even more than she was.

Olberman’s overview:

Princeton MN Bombing Spree Update

At first, the three “suspicious packages” were “possible bombs.” Then they were “incendiary devices” (a bomb that makes fire). Then, they were “potentially dangerous.” They said “if this is a hoax, it’s a good hoax” and at roughly the same time “we have no idea what these are.” Now, they are “inert” and presumed to…

Minnesotans. Jeesh…. (An OpenLetter)

Dear Minnesotans. Here is what I’d like you to do. This especially applies to those of you who live in the Twin cities…

Who is your creator?

You’ve heard of Who is Your Creator. I first discussed them back on Oh Six. Then, they came up again in Oh Seven. Then we heard from them more recently: New Creationist Videos Being Produced in Area High School. When I contacted them to ask about what high school was producing the creationist videos, I…

Democratic Congressperson Grows Balls

There’ll be no fighting in the War Room! Or the Congress!

It is GLBT history month.

Modeled after Black and Women’s History Months, GLBT History Month highlights annually the achievements of 31 gay, lesbian, bisexual or transgender Icons–one each day–with a free video, bio, bibliography, downloadable images and other resources.

The following is not work-safe unless your co-workers don’t mind watching you cry your eyes out and start screaming “Fuck you anti-gay people!!! Fuck you all!!!!!”

The Carnival of Evolution …

Edition number 15 is at Pleiotropy. Go and visit it and then visit all the sites it points to!

Apparently, these papers will be available for OpenAccess later this afternoon. While they are important in the details they provide (and I’m VERY happy to see them coming out), they are not surprising or earth shaking, with respect to our overall understanding of human evolution.