Archives for October, 2009

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Lest we forget: The strange part is the applause. Hat tip aratina

Orlando Thomas is NOT Dead

Last night, during Teh Game, we were told that Viking Orlando Thomas had died, succumbing to his battle with Lou Gehrig’s disease. This is not true.

Universe lets age clue slip

If you don’t know someone’s age, over time they may let out clues that tell you when they were born based on what they remember, or things they claim to have done. This can be very inaccurate. My wife said something the other day that would cause anyone to infer that she was at least…

Republicans are funny

The DSCC wants to give you a free bumper sticker thingie that makes fun of republicans. Click here.

Good stuff to read on the scienceblorgs

This is really interesting: What is squalene? Next time you are talking to an antivaxer, just say “We have the squalene. We win. Shut. up.” White Coat Underground suggests that … The anti-vaccination movement is morally bankrupt. It’s always a good idea to Fight the intrusion of quackery and religious woo in health care reform…

Windows: “Trust Me” ….

I know you all love these:

Why would you want to do this?

He gets that question a lot from women. He says. Wow, that was cool.

After the state failed to issue MSU Extension and the Michigan Agricultural Experiment Station, or MAES, their monthly payment, officials fear funding for these programs could be eliminated altogether. The programs primarily are supported by state funding and were appropriated $64 million in the 2009-10 state higher education budget, which is awaiting Gov. Jennifer Granholm’s…

Rip in Space Time seen in Moscow Sky

Or maybe it was just a strange cloud formation…

The Corporation Part 4