Archives for March 13, 2010

Recently, the Itawamba County School District, in Mississippi, canceled the high school prom because a lesbian student had asked if she could show up in drag and with her girlfriend. The school district officials stated that they hoped that a private group not bound by the same laws as a school district would hold an…

A few days back, the phone rang and I stupidly answered it. I usually don’t unless I know who it is, but lately I’ve been getting a lot of phone calls from health insurance adjusters and therapists and whatever-whatever, so I’ve taken to actually answering the damn thing sometimes.

Yet another meta thingie for your meta amusement.

Star Wars redone by Hello Kitty

I’m not sure how good this is, but if you are a Star Wars Geek you are obligated to watch it and complain about it.

Accoring to Aubrea Wagner, the 17 year old winner of the Christian World View essay contest in which students were asked to write an essay on the following theme:

The ‘Plastiki’ Expedition

Plastic in the oceans is probably a problem, but it is probably not the problem you think it is.

Vaccines that contain a mercury-based preservative called thimerosal cannot cause autism on their own, a special U.S. court ruled on Friday, dealing one more blow to parents seeking to blame vaccines for their children’s illness. story